The Production Assistant supports all aspects of the Original Content Group, from development through delivery. The position is closely connected to day-to-day assignments within the department, taking direction from Sr. Managers to organize and complete tasks for a variety of shows and platforms around NFL Network/NFL Media Group.

Essential Functions

  • Works closely with internal production teams and producers on a daily basis

  • Pulls, sources and locates footage within NFL library

  • Regularly uses various internal NFL tools and software to facilitate post-production of content

  • Develops pitches and research packets for stories

  • Assists with content clearance, acquisition and licensing

  • Assists in gear pick-ups and returns

  • Takes direction and adheres to established production schedules to meet tight deadlines

  • Assists all aspects of general Original Content work throughout the department

Required Education and Experience

  • Prior experience or education within video and content production

  • Working knowledge of video equipment, media-management software and post-production environments

  • General knowledge of football and professional sports industry

  • Communicates efficiently and effectively

  • Thrives in a team environment

Preferred Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred

Other Key Attributes / Characteristics

  • Closely follows storytelling and content trends inside and outside of sports



Expected Hours of Work

  • 40 hrs per week

  • Seasonal, 7 month role

  • Must be able to work weekends, flexible hours and holidays as scheduled

  • The NFL places a priority on having an in-person workplace, which enables us to more effectively collaborate, connect and build a workplace culture that will drive our continued success. We remain steadfast in our belief that working together as a team, in our physical office spaces, is critical to the successful execution of our season. For those reasons, we expect employees to work from an NFL office five days a week, except in limited circumstances permitted by NFL policy.

  • The NFL maintains a Flexible Workplace Policy that provides members of our workforce with opportunities to periodically work from a location of their choice, while maintaining a priority on in-person work at an NFL office, which enables us to more effectively collaborate, connect and build a workplace culture that will drive our continued success.

  • We also continue to prioritize the health and safety of our NFL workforce. Consistent with that commitment, considering the substantial and growing body of evidence that vaccinations remain the most effective protection against the spread the COVID-19, we require that members of our NFL workforce be fully vaccinated. Exceptions are available only for those who need an accommodation for a qualifying disability or sincerely held religious belief or practice.

  • The NFL is committed to building a diverse, equitable and inclusive work environment that reflects our incredibly diverse fan base. We provide an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all employees and applicants without regard to status as protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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