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An exciting opportunity for a Producer to join the Sky Sports Racing team. 

About Us

Sky Sports Racing is about delivering the best possible horse racing coverage and services to the widest possible audience. We tell racing’s stories across TV, digital and social media. Above all, we try to ensure that everything we do reflects the dynamism, appeal and excitement of the sport we love. 

 

Following the launch in January, Sky Sports Racing is now broadcasting in full HD from a new purpose-built production facility at Sky’s studios in West London. We’ll have rights to over 700 UK fixtures including Royal Ascot, the William Hill St Leger and Chester’s Boodles May Festival. And we’ll be providing exclusive, live international racing coverage from the likes of the Breeders’ Cup, Kentucky Derby, Melbourne Cup Carnival and French racing’s calendar of 241 Flat Pattern races.     

 

About the Role

We are looking for Producers who will manage teams to deliver world class programmes for Sky Sports Racing for use across platforms. This is a full-time position that will be based at Osterley and you will report to the Executive Producer.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure quality and editorial value of all programming content
  • Delivery and accuracy of programme running orders
  • Production and communication in a live gallery environment
  • Working proactively with all production teams across all programmes
  • On screen talent management and communication across all programmes
  • Work proactively planning future programming
  • Support and collaborate with digital teams, Sky Sports and Sky Sports News
  • Represent Sky Sports Racing in production planning across the group with other Sky channels
  • Regular communication with senior production members
  • Assist in staff Development plans.

 

About You

Key Requirements:

  • Passion for Horse Racing, domestic and international
  • Experience of live gallery production
  • Self-motivated and adaptable
  • Strong initiative & imagination
  • Forward thinking
  • Enthusiastic
  • Team leader skills, making colleagues feel valued
  • Excellent communicator
  • Strong writing and editorial skills
  • Computer literate
  • Flexibility with working hours.


Details:

The Producer position comes with full healthcare, pension and further benefits.


Next Step

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