IMG PRODUCTIONS

SENIOR PRODUCER – LIVE TENNIS

Contract Type/Length: Fixed-Term until end November 2023

 

IMG Productions is seeking an experienced Senior Producer to join our dynamic team. The successful producer will work across all aspects of the Tennis portfolio, with primary focus on co-managing Prime Video’s live tennis production across approximately 12 high profile events a year, including ATP/WTA tournaments and Roland Garros.

Supporting the Executive Producer and working in collaboration with other members of the Production team, the Senior Producer will be responsible for the editorial style and direction of the programmes, the ‘look and feel’ of the programming and overseeing the Live Production team during event time. The successful candidate will plan and roster onscreen and commentary talent, and liaise regularly with the relevant Federations to plan onsite requirements and scheduling. The Senior Producer will be a key contact for the client throughout the planning and delivery of each event.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS

  • Considerable experience at Producer level with a proven track record in Live production, both in a studio setting and onsite
  • Highly organised with an ability to plan ahead and deliver to tight deadlines
  • Experience of managing client relationships and working with high profile talent
  • Ability to drive, lead and motivate a team
  • Strong communication and problem-solving skills, even when under pressure
  • Experience of delivering within budget
  • Knowledge of the men’s and women’s tennis tours would be advantageous

 

PLEASE NOTE: This role will be based mainly at IMG’s state of the art facilities at Stockley Park with hours aligned to the tennis schedule during events. There may be some opportunity to travel to events where necessary.

 

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Application deadline is Sunday 31st July 2022 at 11:59pm BST. 

 

About IMG Productions

IMG Productions is one of the largest producers of sports programming in the world, responsible for thousands of hours of content on behalf of more than 200 federations, associations and events. Producing and distributing three 24/7 sports offerings in Sport 24, the first-ever live, global, premium sports channel for the airline and cruise industries; EDGEsport, the premium action sports channel; and the Premier League Content Service for international broadcasters, which includes all live matches, comprehensive analysis and regular magazine programming. Our cross-platform product offerings include: Golfing World, Amazon Tennis, UFC, The Wimbledon Championships, the Jockey Club of Saudi Arabia, European Tour Productions, Royal & Ancient Golf, SNTV, Euroleague Basketball, Trans World Sport, EFL, FIVB, Evoke Films, Audio and more.

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Diversity Statement for IMG

IMG unites and brings people together in our love of sport, culture, and entertainment. We understand this can only be accomplished when we harness the entirety of our company and lead with a lens of diversity, equity, and inclusion in everything we do. It means that we engage in anti-racism and allyship the way we do anything. Fiercely and Fearlessly. As a global company that drives culture, we endeavour to reflect the world’s diverse voices both internally and externally to ensure success in our mission.  

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.