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Part-Time Production Assistant, Radio

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 10024141 Location Bristol, Connecticut, United States / Town of Bristol, Connecticut, United States Business ESPN Date posted Sep. 20, 2022 Flex Type On-Site

- This role is considered on-site, which means the employee will work from a Company designated location on an ongoing basis.

Job Summary:

Position Summary: The Part-time Production Assistant will mainly work in screening and operating the audio board with the opportunity to assist with and support the radio production of assigned talk shows, podcasts and/or remote sports events.

  • Responsibilities: Works cutting and editing actualities, play-by-play highlights and audio from ESPN shows.
  • Will make decisions regarding the most appropriate audio cuts for ESPN Radio.
  • Occasionally serves as an associate producer for radio productions.
  • Assists ESPN Radio producers by generating story ideas, providing research materials for interviews, assisting with guest booking, producing show elements and operating the control board.
  • Researches sports information and obtains materials necessary for aspects of productions.
  • When directed, will operate the audio board
  • When directed, occasionally serves as an associate producer for radio productions and podcasts.
  • May contribute to creative concepts of radio shows and podcasts.
  • May work with our Imaging team on promos and/or show production.
  • Must have solid sports knowledge of NFL, NBA, CFB, MLB and other sports.
  • Must be able to show good news judgement based on the top stories of the day.
  • Work is subject to scrutiny and is closely supervised and reviewed for timeliness, accuracy and adherence to established procedures.

  • Qualifications: A minimum of 1 year in commercial production and a minimum of 1 year working at a network or local radio facility.

  • Preferred Qualifications:  A minimum of 2 years working at a commercially operated, local or network radio facility

  • Required Education College degree or Equivalent.​

Preferred Education

Additional Information: Will work holiday, nights, and weekend shifts.

About ESPN:

Working at ESPN is unlike anything else. That’s because we’re always finding new ways to interact with fans – however and wherever they connect with sports. Every day we’re doing things that no one has done, all in a dynamic culture where we defy odds and continuously outdo ourselves. When you have the latest technology, game-changing ideas and world-class talent on your team, every day is extraordinary.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with ESPN Productions, Inc, which is part of a business we call ESPN.

ESPN Productions, Inc is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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