An exciting opportunity to be part of the Sky Sports Racing team.
Sky Sports Racing is about delivering the best possible horse racing coverage and services to the widest possible audience. We tell racing’s stories across TV, digital and social media. With coverage that is trusted, informative and entertaining we try to ensure that everything we do reflects the dynamism and excitement of the sport we love. It’s an exciting time to join us. Sky Sports Racing launched in January 2019 broadcasting in full HD from a new purpose-built production facility at Sky’s studios in West London. We have rights to over 650 UK fixtures including Royal Ascot, the William Hill St Leger and Chester’s Boodles May Festival. We also provide exclusive, live international racing coverage from the likes of the Breeders’ Cup, Kentucky Derby, Melbourne Cup Carnival and the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe.
We are looking for Assistant Producers to be part of the live output team delivering world class programmes for Sky Sports Racing for use across platforms. This is a fulltime position that will be based at Osterley.
• Assist on the editorial production of the live output
• Plan and source future programming content
• Communicating plans effectively to the production team and others across the business
• Desk-top editing and digital content publishing
• Coordination of replays and live interviews
• Clips production and management
• Production of ENG/studio shoots with talent
• Ability to work effectively under pressure, interpret instructions, react quickly and meet tight deadlines in all live environments.
• Passion for Horse Racing
• Excellent communicator
• Self-motivated and adaptable
• Strong initiative & imagination
• Forward thinking
• Strong writing and editorial skills
• Computer literate
• Flexibility with working hours
The Assistant Producer position comes with full healthcare, pension and further benefits. To apply for this position, please send your CV and cover letter to email@example.com
Closing date for application is Monday 19th August 2019.