Broadcast Operations, Lead Producer
Notre Dame, IN 
Posted 9 days ago
Job Description

Broadcast Operations, Lead Producer

University of Notre Dame

The University of Notre Dame () is accepting applications for a Broadcast Operations, Lead Producer.

Applications will be accepted until 6/3/2022.

Notre Dame Athletics is committed to building a diverse workforce passionate about maximizing the student-athlete experience. Our pillars of Education; Excellence; Faith; Tradition; and Community guide us in the work we do each day. We are eager to attract, recruit, and retain individuals who positively contribute to a collaborative, inclusive working environment where all may thrive.

Building on the University's Spirit of Inclusion, we are committed to the work needed to cultivate sustainable progress and change. As a prospective member of , we encourage you to apply if you embrace, embody, and demonstrate a commitment to the aforementioned values.
Working under the supervision of the Assistant Athletic Director for Live Events this position will work within the award-winning Fighting Irish Media (FIM) Department, in state-of-the-art broadcast facilities and support the execution for all live production creation across the entire Notre Dame Athletics department. Notre Dame's partnerships with NBC/ESPN gives us the opportunity to have incredible exposure across the United States and World, and this role will be supportive of making sure Notre Dame Athletics is represented in the highest fashion possible. This role must have a strong knowledge and understanding of all technical aspects of live event productions. Additionally, this individual must have strong internal communication skills, incredible organized, and innovative in the live production space - all while being a great teammate to the entire Athletics Department staff. This position will engage in live broadcast trends and bring findings back to FIM, with the hope of enhancing the successes of Notre Dame athletics, from an external perspective.

Role Responsibilities:
- This role will serve as a primary contact with the ESPN/ACCN production department, and will be involved in communication, operations, and execution of ESPN, ACCN & Peacock broadcasts.

- This role will be responsible for overseeing, managing, and executing broadcasts (both linear & digital) and supporting videoboard show for our Varsity sports, as appointed.

- This role will collaborate with the Lead Producer, Videoboard Operations & the Student Coordinator Position, residing in Notre Dame Studios, to build & manage a student-worker program focused on live event and videoboard production for all necessary broadcast sports.

- This role will serve as a point of contact with Notre Dame Studios, collaborating on all FIM production needs and managing equipment/booking facilities.

-This role will assist in managing the reimbursement revenue and costs associated with all FIM live broadcasts.

In joining the Notre Dame family, you will become part of a great work culture that values a distinct mission. You'll be able to share your talents with some amazing people, and in turn, learn from others who want to support your development. Not to mention, we offer best-in-class benefits. If you think you have what it takes to be a Rockstar in our program, hit apply and tell us more!


Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree (4 years)
  • 2 to 3 years experience in production related field
  • Proficiency in broadcast control room positions and setup including but not limited to Technical Directing, Producing, Directing, Graphics & Replay
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud design applications (Premiere, Photoshop, After Effects)
  • Understanding of and compliance with NCAA, ACC, and ND rules and regulations is imperative

Preferred Qualifications:
  • 3 to 5 years experience in production related field
  • Knowledge of ESPN school PCR production workflow

The University of Notre Dame, founded in 1842 by Rev. Edward F. Sorin, C.S.C., of the Congregation of Holy Cross, is an independent, national Catholic university located in Notre Dame, Ind. For the fifth consecutive year, the University of Notre Dame has received Honor Roll distinctions as one of the top 10 higher education workplaces in the country in the Chronicle of Higher Education's annual "Great Colleges to Work For" survey...and we are proud of it!

This appointment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. Applicants will be asked to identify all felony convictions and/or pending felony charges. Felony convictions do not automatically bar an individual from employment. Each case will be examined separately to determine the appropriateness of employment in the particular position. Failure to be forthcoming or dishonesty with respect to felony disclosures can result in the disqualification of a candidate. The full procedure can be viewed at

Equal Opportunity Employment StatementThe University of Notre Dame seeks to attract, develop, and retain the highest quality faculty, staff and administration. The University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace. We strongly encourage applications from female and minority candidates and those candidates attracted to a university with a Catholic identity. Moreover, Notre Dame prohibits discrimination against veterans or disabled qualified individuals, and requires affirmative action by covered contractors to employ and advance veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities in compliance with 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).

Please apply online at to Job # . For additional information about working at the University of Notre Dame and various benefits available to employees, please visit . The University of Notre Dame supports the needs of dual career couples and has a Dual Career Assistance Program in place to assist relocating spouses and significant others with their job search.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
2 to 4 years
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