Job Details

Employer
Premier League Productions
Job title
Broadcast
Location
London 
Postcode of work
UB11 
Closing date
31 Jul 2022 
Experience required
N/A 
Working days
5 day week 
Additional days
 
Date posted
19 Jul 2022

IMG PRODUCTIONS 

PREMIER LEAGUE PRODUCTIONS

NEW POSTING

Position: Distribution Co-ordinator

Contract: Permanent

 

Premier League Productions (PLP) are proud to be the production arm for what is widely considered to be the greatest football league in the world. Globally, Premier League is broadcast in 188 countries and available to watch in 880 million homes.  Our wide array of deliverables include; live matches, digital content, studio and magazine programming, all delivered across multiple platforms. This could be your opportunity to play a key part in our Distribution team, who play a vital role in ensuring broadcasters around the globe, are able to access all of our content.

 

We are looking for a dynamic, energetic Distribution Co-ordinator, who will play a vital role in helping us deliver the “best-in-class’ service” our broadcasters rely on. Reporting to the Distribution Manager, you will ideally have experience in servicing customers and have a keen interest in broadcast content delivery.

 

Knowledge and experience of planning resource allocation or technical knowledge of broadcast transmission and distribution- satellite, fibre and IP is advantageous but not essential. At Premier League Productions, we are committed to providing you with the training and support to develop your skills and thrive.

 

Applications close on Sunday 31st July 2022 at 11:59pm BST.

 

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities  

 

  • To be part of a dynamic and customer orientated Distribution team, who are responsible for the acquisition of content from Premier League stadiums, as well as the global delivery of PLP content via a combination of satellite, fibre and IP.

 

  • Work in close collaboration with our suppliers to ensure we deliver a ‘best-in-class service on a consistent basis. Which includes, coordinating and booking services to deliver a variety of content including: live match feeds, magazine shows and supplementary programming.

 

  • Ensure that both broadcasters and suppliers are kept up to date with all relevant information in relation to our distribution schedule.

 

  • Ensure the timely and successful delivery of all content according to internal and broadcasters’ request.

 

  • Provide a live Helpdesk Service to broadcasters on a match-day, which entails;

 

  • Providing broadcasters with support and responding to match day related queries

 

  • Pro-actively updating relevant parties of any changes

 

  • Trouble shooting technical delivery issues

 

  • Liaising and ensuring there is clear communication with our suppliers

 

  • Co-ordination of all match days feeds

 

  • Completing match day reports

 

  • Demonstrate a collegiate and collaborative approach with all departments within PLP is vital.

 

 

Required Knowledge and Experience 

 

  • Experience of working with and servicing customers/clients

 

  • Demonstrate a calm and methodical approach to problem solving when under pressure

 

  • Strong administrative, organizational and communication skills

 

  • Computer literate – Microsoft Office

 

  • Excellent attention to detail

 

  • Pro-active can-do approach

 

 

Working Conditions 

  • This is a permanent full-time position based at Stockley Park, Uxbridge

 

  • Working hours are an average of 40 hours a week. Evening and weekend working is a requirement as part of a shift rotation.

 

  • Occasional travel and weekend work may be required

 

  • Free onsite parking

 

Please click here to apply for the role.

 

To find out more about IMG and IMG Studios, please visit: www.img.com and www.img-studios.com

 

 

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.