Live Producer

Media & Broadcast
Paris , France
Full Time
Competitive
9 / 03
Join us at WBD Sports' Eurosport department in Paris, where as a Live Producer, you'll craft compelling narratives and manage live sports events, collaborating with global teams to deliver top-tier content to millions of viewers worldwide.

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Who We Are…

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From brilliant creatives, to technology trailblazers, across the globe, WBD offers career defining opportunities, thoughtfully curated benefits, and the tools to explore and grow into your best selves. Here you are supported, here you are celebrated, here you can thrive.

Your New Role

Department: Eurosport
Location: Issy-Les-Moulineaux, Paris
Reporting to: Director of Live Production


Eurosport is the number one sport destination in Europe, unlocking the power of sport through localised content from the world’s greatest sporting events. Firmly established as the Home of Cycling, Grand Slam Tennis and Winter Sport, Eurosport channels – Eurosport 1, Eurosport 2 – reach 246 million cumulative subscribers across 75 countries in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Eurosport.com is Europe’s No 1 online sports news website with an average of 30 million unique users per month.

The ideal candidate has great experience in live production (sports, preferably, but live TV experience also considered). They will be able to build strong editorial storytelling in their running orders and can adapt with several spare plans when they face unexpected scenarios. In the PCR, the Live Producer will be precise while giving instructions and will be straight forward and concise when communicating with on air commentators.

You will be the owner of one live event per day, working closely with Broadcast Managers (editorial D-day reference), Scheduling Supervisor (commercial playlist owners) and especially with technician teams in PCRs/MFRs to deliver the best final product.

You will have great relationship building skills, connecting with pillar leaders and stakeholders, and also international markets to deliver content to satisfy the fans.

Role Accountabilities

  • Live Producers are journalists in charge of our live events on D-day across all platforms
  • Handling PCR coordination to produce, leading technical crew (Discovery facilities or on site).
  • Preparing and building strong editorial storytelling to deliver best experience for the viewers.
  • Producing events from start to finish
  • Responsibility for studios show productions, interacting with commentators/presenters /talent to offer the best final product
  • Respecting obligations and commitments (commercial/programming/editorial)

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Practical live production experience, preferably within sport broadcast
  • Understanding of the sports television business, subscription television and sports streaming platforms
  • Experience taking the lead, and examples of showing initiative as required when managing a full broadcast production.
  • The ability to produce multi-camera live productions.
  • Experience managing production budgets
  • Experience managing and building relationships with stakeholders across the (international) business
  • Continually challenge the status quo, identify improved ways of working and efficiencies
  • Advanced knowledge working with tools such as Adobe Premier, Excel and SCS is key
  • Strong French and English language skills (verbal and written) are essential, another Euro language would be a bonus

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