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Live Sports Producer

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Full-Time Position

Nemeton TV is looking for a Live Sports Producer to work on their coverage for TG4.

The role will be to produce live broadcasts across the Rugbaí BEO, GAA BEO and other series. The producer will be responsible for all aspects of production on live OBs and studio programmes and will report to the series producers.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:
* Preparation of weekly live sports programming
* Liaising with talent and production team
* Producing inserts and edited content
* Overseeing live broadcasts on location

REQUIREMENTS:
* Have a knowledge and passion for sport, in particular GAA & rugby
* Have competent Irish language skills
* Understand the technical processes of live sports television production
* Have highly developed communications skills
* Have strong problem-solving skills
* Be able to work effectively, with diplomacy and sensitivity, with all members of the production team, other contributors, members of the public, third party suppliers and Ireland’s top sporting organisations
* Pay precise attention to detail and have a methodical approach to work
* Have excellent organisational skills
* Be able to conceptualise broadcast layouts
* Have strong IT skills and knowledge of the relevant computer packages

MAIN ACTIVITIES:
* Responsibility for editorial planning, production assignments, and programming execution
* Direct the production and logistics team in planning all aspects of the broadcast
* Devise and create running orders and scripts for each broadcast.
* Liaise with facilities company on all technical requirements
* Manage & direct production and technical team during live broadcasts
* Conceive and execute incisive and entertaining packages, interviews and analysis
* Generate stories and content on a weekly basis
* Continually improve the creative content while working within tight budgets
* Create and maintain strong relations with clubs, players and fellow team members

QUALITIES:
* Ability to work under pressure in a calm and professional manner
* Excellent communication skills
* Ability to work effectively on several productions simultaneously
* Other characteristics: Approachable, Organised, Patient, Level-Headed, Assertive

EXPERIENCE:
* Three years production experience or senior position on outside broadcasts, ideally in a * sporting environment..

Deadline: 26th November 2015.

To apply, click here.