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Associate Producer

Associate Producer

• Emerging Level


The Associate Producer will assist show producers in creating NBC Sports Chicago TV shows that include but not limited to Bulls, Blackhawks, and White Sox Pregame and Postgame Live.

Category Associate Producer 
Location Greater Chicago Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jun 30, 2021
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description


The Associate Producer will assist show producers in creating NBC Sports Chicago TV shows that include but not limited to Bulls, Blackhawks, and White Sox Pregame and Postgame Live.

• Assist the producer with the preparation and execution of live studio programming.
• Proactively pitch original, timely and innovative content ideas to producer and coordinating producer
• Determine video and sound for segments.
• Thorough knowledge of Chicago and national sports required
• Provide research for show content and graphics.
• Proactively search for latest and relevant content around the web and social media platforms
• Ability to produce live and taped segments.
• Listen to live sound bites and make quick decisions on what sound will be the best fit for the shows.
• Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned

• Minimum of two (2) years experience in Television Sports Production
• Experience working on Social Media Platforms including Twitter, Instagram, Facebook & YouTube
• MUST be able to work nights, weekends, holidays & an adjustable, team-based schedule
• MUST have extensive knowledge of Chicago Sports Teams & National Sports
• Bachelors Degree or equivalent work experience

Eligibility Requirements
• Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
• Must be willing to work in Chicago, IL
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
• Must be 18 years or older
• It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

About Us

NBCUniversal Local is NBCUniversal’s local media division that delivers English and Spanish-speakers and bilingual audiences in 31 U.S. markets and Puerto Rico, the very best in local sports, news, weather, consumer and investigative reporting, and lifestyle entertainment across any platform and screen. NBCUniversal Local is comprised of three individual media groups including the NBC Owned Television Stations, the NBC Sports Regional Networks and the Telemundo Station Group. The division is also home to multicast networks NBCLX, COZI TV and TeleXitos, the regional cable news network NECN, as well as NBC Spot On, an advanced video advertising business designed for local/regional CTV and OTT advertisers and several in-house companies including production company LXTV, marketing and promotions company Skycastle, its out-of-home business NBC Everywhere, and the Arthouse, a graphics design group. With seven regional sports networks and 42 NBC and Telemundo stations serving 38 percent of U.S. homes, NBCUniversal Local is the only network-owned local media division that is home to the largest bilingual local newsrooms within the country’s top 10 TV markets. NBCUniversal Local’s stations and networks serve diverse audiences and communities across linear, streaming, OTT, digital web, mobile and audio, and cable platforms and work together to keep local audiences informed anytime and anywhere. For more information, visit

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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