NBC Universal Avid Editor in Stamford, Connecticut

Job Number 39696BR

Job Title Avid Editor

Business Segment NBC Sports Group

Sub-Business NBC Sports Group Marketing

Posting Category Marketing

About Us At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.


The NBC Sports Group serves sports fans 24/7 with premier live events, insightful studio shows, and compelling original programming. The sports media company consists of a unique array of broadcast television, cable television, radio and digital sports assets, including NBC Sports, NBC Olympics, NBCSN (NBC Sports Network), Golf Channel, 11 NBC Sports Regional Networks, NBC Sports Radio and all of their respective digital properties. NBC Sports Group possesses an unparalleled collection of television rights agreements, partnering with some of the most prestigious sports properties in the world: the NFL, NHL, NASCAR, the IOC and USOC (Olympics), PGA TOUR, PGA of America, USGA, Churchill Downs, Premier League, Tour de France, French Open, Formula One, IndyCar and many more.

Country United States

State Connecticut

City Stamford



Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum five (5) years broadcast or cable network editorial experience; BFA preferred

  • Must provide a proven reel of on-air promos, marketing presentations and network brand spots upon request

  • Must be highly creative editorial story-teller including the ability to effectively edit music and sound effects

  • Must be creatively proficient on various Avid non-linear HD editing systems, including Media Composer HD and or Symphony Nitris HD

  • Working knowledge of ISIS shared storage systems

  • Highly proficient with Sapphire FX and 3rd party plug-insEligibility Requirements

  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: )

  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice

  • Must be willing to work in Stamford, CT

  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation

  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

  • Must be 18 years or older

  • It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses 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.

Desired Characteristics

  • Detail-oriented, deadline driven and ability to work well under pressure

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule

  • Sports knowledge a major plus

  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite and Final Cut Pro a plus


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.