POSITION SUMMARY: Sports Programming Coordinator works with the Sports Programming team to execute the on-air programming plan for Univision Deportes Network (UDN) as well as for UDN properties on other UCI networks.
Provide all shows and programs with a proper house number and communicate UDN grids to all relevant departments
Uses Title Registry to assign house numbers to all programming in UDN grids
Inputs and updates house numbers within Wide Orbit traffic system
Works with rest of Programming team to identify opportunities for current and future programming events.
Prepares specific reports and other documents to efficiently and accurately communicate programming schedules and general updates to Univision staff
Communicate any changes to programming and coordinate plan of action with Production
Creates programming grids in Rights Logic (RSG)
Update and maintain discrepancy report database for Senior Management
Update and create record list for editing purposes
EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelorís Degree in Communications, Sports Management or related field
Candidates currently working towards a degree will be considered
Experience & Skills
Excellent knowledge of current sports events and must demonstrate a passion for sports
Familiarity with Liga MX and other UDN properties
Knowledge of Nielsen audience rating system preferred
Can conform to shifting priorities, demands, and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities.
Flexible during times of change.
Strategic planner who can anticipate needs
Ability to elicit cooperation from a wide variety of sources, including upper management, clients, and other departments
Strong interpersonal and operational skill sets with high level of attention to detail
Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment is crucial
Tenacious, driven, energetic and a high degree of professional integrity.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office, such as Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
Proficiency in Rights Logic (RSG) and Title Registry
Familiarity with Wide Orbit traffic system
Bilingual English/Spanish; excellent verbal and written capability in the Spanish language required