Content Supervisor

  • Freelance
  • New York, NY
  • 31/03/2023

NBC Universal

Salary or Budget: $20 - $25 per hour
Experience required: 3+ years

Company Description

SNY is an Emmy Award winning regional sports content creator with both linear television and digital platform distribution. SNY provides unparalleled and exclusive coverage of the New York Mets, New York Jets, UCONN Women’s Basketball and all things New York sports. As New York’s leader in local sports coverage, SNY delivers the most comprehensive access to all the Tri-State area’s professional and collegiate sports teams through exclusive live games, nightly sports programs, and original entertainment. The linear network is serving millions of homes throughout New York, Connecticut, New Jersey, and northeastern Pennsylvania, and nationally through select providers. SNY also distributes up-to-the-minute New York sports news and exclusive series digitally at, and through its social channels on YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Job Description

This role will facilitate the execution of content across SNY, working closely with the Content Team across all of SNY’s distribution platforms. The Freelance Content Supervisor oversees edit traffic and prioritization. This person will be an effective communicator and possess the ability to handle multiple projects at one time under tight deadlines.


  • Facilitates execution of video content across SNY’s platforms
  • Communicate with senior content staff and Content Producers for studio and digital shows
  • Assign edit responsibilities across production
  • Set and manage records for daily content
  • Edit independently to assist Content Team when demand is high
  • Transfer incoming content for internal production and outgoing content to external media outlets



  • Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in live video production
  • Must have thorough knowledge of the New York sports market and exhibit editorial judgment and knowledge of industry style standards
  • Strong work ethic, positive attitude and leadership qualities
  • Highlight Supervisor experience a plus
  • Demonstrate the tact, diplomacy, decisiveness, and superior people skills required in a pressurized live production environment
  • Very strong computer skills: Experience with any of the following software is highly preferred –AVID Media Composer, Media Central and Capture Manager, and iNEWS
    Experience with Zoom, Microsoft Teams, Cisco WebEx, Filezilla and Dropbox
  • Strong problem-solving and troubleshooting skills are highly desired
  • Individual must interface in a collaborative manner with various internal departments
  • Ability to work well and multitask in a fluid, live broadcast 24/7 environment
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends, and holidays
  • Must be detail oriented, meticulous and able to maintain confidentiality


  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Willing to be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must be willing to work in New York, NY
  • It is the policy of SNY 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

Additional Information

NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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