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:This position will be part of the editorial team working on NBC’s linear television coverage. Olympic writers are responsible for generating copy for live and/or taped studio show segments and working with producers, talent and researchers to ensure accuracy and to prepare copy to go to air. Responsibilities: Write copy for live or taped segments during NBC’s Olympics coverageWork with researchers to ensure accuracy and proper context of writingCoordinate and communicate with show talent and producers to edit copy before it goes to airQualifications/RequirementsBasic Qualifications:Bachelor’s degreeStrong writing skills and storytelling abilitiesExperience in writing for televisionSound editorial judgment and fact-checking abilitiesAbility to generate copy in a high-pressure environment with limited time constraintsEligibility 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:Understanding of and passion for Olympic sportsAbility to work effectively with a teamWillingness to take and implement feedback quicklyFamiliarity with iNewsSub-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.