ResponsibilitiesPLEASE NOTE: This is a project / limited term position with an estimated duration of 1 month during Games Time, unless otherwise amended or terminated as deliverables within this project are completed.Role Purpose:Olympic statisticians will be part of NBC’s editorial team focusing on production of a specific sport at the Games. Statisticians will work with talent, producers and researchers to help prepare information and relevant statistics, draw connections and generate ideas for each day’s coverage of that sport. Statisticians are needed for the following sports:Rowing, Soccer, Cycling, Volleyball, Basketball, Surfing, Sport Climbing, Swimming Responsibilities: Work with analysts and play-by-play announcers to ensure they have the information they need for each day’s coverageQuickly identify information needed on athletes during live or taped segmentsCoordinate with producers on notable storylines and statisticsIdentify trends or interesting notes relevant to events being shownPrepare for future days of coverage by gathering information relevant to what will be aired that day. This could include historical data, competition statistics, briefings to inform and educate production and talent, ideas for graphics, etc.Qualifications/RequirementsBasic Qualifications:Bachelor’s degreeDepth of knowledge and familiarity with assigned sportComfort with numbers and statisticsEditorial judgment and fact-checking skillsAbility to operate in a high-pressure environment and produce relevant information with limited timeEligibility Requirements:Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be consideredAbility to work the full duration of the Olympic GamesWillingness to work overtime, overnight hours, weekendsMust be willing to work in Stamford, CTMust have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United StatesMust be 18 years or olderIt 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 CharacteristicsDesired Characteristics:Passion for Olympic sportsAbility to work effectively with a teamCreative Spirit and ability to generate ideas that would interest a TV audienceSub-BusinessNBC Sports Group ProgrammingCareer LevelExperiencedCityStamfordState/ProvinceConnecticutCountryUnited StatesAbout UsNBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies. We develop, produce and market entertainment, news and information to a global market. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks.NBC Sports Group:When the Comcast-NBCUniversal transaction was completed in January 2011, the two companies combined to form NBC Sports Group, which serves sports fans 24/7 with premier live events, insightful studio shows, and compelling original programming. The sports media company consists of several assets including NBC Sports, NBC Olympics, Golf Channel, 9 NBC Sports Regional Networks, NBC Sports Radio, and NBCSN. NBC Olympics, with more than 90 Emmy Awards for its coverage, is renowned for its unsurpassed, award-winning coverage and at the conclusion of the 2020 Summer Games will have presented a total of 17 Olympic Games and 11 consecutive Games, more than any other U.S. company in both categories. NBCSN, part of the NBC Sports Group, is dedicated to serving passionate sports fans in more than 85 million homes, delivering over 2,400 sporting events annually.NoticesNBCUniversal’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.