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Production Manager, Broadcasting

USTA
White Plains, NY
Technical Services: Production
Production Management of the US Open and US Open; To manage US Open and US Open Series broadcast projects, events and deliver the highest quality product to all constituents -- including domestic and international broadcast partners, sponsors, and tournament partners.  Duties but not limited to: 
 
Job Components -- General 
Thorough understanding of the interaction between Broadcast department and all USTA units (NY & FL) 
Working knowledge of all contracts executed within framework of broadcast business model 
Manage Production Operation budgets and have fiscal responsibility for the production budget 
Research and manage new technology initiatives 
Job Components -- US Open 
Direct management of the operational production budgets including the creation of the budget event plan 
Manage broadcast facility requirements for both US Open broadcast operations and all broadcast partners including negotiations with various vendors 
Manage integration of all sponsor and USTA content for in-broadcast use (i.e. brand identification / logos, billboards, features, etc.) 
Manage and create various operating documents, schedules, tracking tools, event manuals, etc. that support Broadcast department and Broadcast partners 
Manage post event invoices & quarterly financial reconciliation in conjunction with finance and Broadcast department management 
Manage US Open broadcast-related after action reporting 
Oversee production staff travel and ensure travel costs are managed in the budget 
Manage all credential applications for both USTA broadcast operations personnel as well as all broadcast partners 
Manage execution of all US Open Broadcast Operations independent contractor agreements and vendor agreements 
Job Components -- US Open Series 
Oversee Series television broadcast operations on an annual basis, including: 
Manage and facilitate match Production planning with domestic broadcast partner 
Participate in managing the broadcast schedule and match schedule plans with tournament partners. Represent USTA and broadcast partner in scheduling process 
Manage integration of all tournament partner, sponsor, tour and USTA content for in-broadcast use (i.e. brand identification/logos, billboards, features, etc.) 
Manage all facets of commercial inventory trafficking with each respective broadcaster partner, and USTA marketing 
Facilitate the implementation of live streaming of all USOS matches across USTA platforms. 
Oversee post-event reporting, including rating and commercial affidavit tracking 
On-site production management for Series tournament broadcast coverage, as required 
Develop broadcast content for Series Planning Manual and Recap Report on an annual basis 
Qualifications/Other: 
Prior broadcast experience preferred  
Bachelor Degree in related areas 
Tennis knowledge is a plus 
Strong organizational skills and exacting attention to detail required 
Person needs to work well in high pressure situations 




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