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Position:            Assistant News Producer

Contract:           12 Months

Applications:      Link for Internal Candidates

                        Link for External/ Freelance Candidates

 

Reporting to the Head of The News Department the successful candidate will be the primary video content editor within the European Tour Productions’ News Department.

Duties will include working with ETP distribution partners during European Tour events to monitor, edit and produce global news packages for International clients and news agencies. Working independently for large periods of time the news editor will also be responsible for making key editorial decisions around European Tour golf events including prioritising interviewees and selecting editorially important golf action. The news editor will also assist with global distribution / syndication of European Tour content and help expand our growing list of news takers.

Other tasks will include working within The European Tour Promo Department producing and editing a range of golf promotional videos for The European Tour, key stakeholders and sponsors.

The ideal candidate will have a calm and professional manner when working under pressure and be able to work independently, often during unsociable hours and without close supervision. A Passion for golf is essential as is an excellent knowledge of video editing software, in particular cloud based editing platforms and Adobe Premiere. Experience of logging rushes, script writing and selecting suitable material for edits is also advantageous. Additional language skills would also be preferable.

Working as part of a creative and enthusiastic team at our state of the art facilities in Stockley Park, this role would suit someone with a passion for golf who is looking to forge a career as an editor / producer within the sports broadcast industry.

PLEASE NOTE: Weekend work and long shifts will be required. This role is located at IMG Studios, Stockley Park, Uxbridge.

Applications close on Thursday 19th October at 5pm

IMG is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, or religion or belief.