Broadcast Manager

The Broadcast Manager will support AKC broadcast and production, including, AKC National Championship on ABC, AKC on ESPN, and additional distribution. The manager will work closely with production companies in planning AKC events for film and broadcast, as well as day-to-day management of AKC-owned and operated video content. This position will work closely with various AKC departments and stakeholders to promote and manage broadcasts, as well as key sponsors. The broadcast manager will also be integral in the advancement and enhancement of AKC events that are created for television distribution.

AKC Productions and Media continues to grow, including the expansion of additional distribution across various platforms. This is an opportunity to work with a small team to continue the growth and enhancement of AKC video production and distribution, as well as develop an understanding of various AKC departments. 

*This is an onsite position in our NYC office. 


Primary Job Duties

  • Function as one of the primary contacts for and AKC productions.
  • Manages the production calendar, including national broadcasts, livestream events, weekly
    shows, and studio productions.
  • Tracks and monitors the process with AKC clubs for televised events, including contracts and
  • Works with supervisor and department leaders to organize and manage production meetings.
  • Work closely with sponsorship and sales to ensure that client deliverables are being met and
    executed within broadcast and video production.
  • Leads communication for production, including website and app maintenance and
    upgrades, production calendars, script reviews, and sponsorship deliverables.
  • Work closely with various AKC departments to develop and track the promotion plan for
    and AKC productions, including a promotion calendar, approvals, and execution of assets.
  • Serve as point of contact for metrics and analytics of AKC productions.
  • Works as a company point of contact between sales/sponsorship and production.
  • Prepare presentations and reports for internal updates and external pitch decks.
  • Analyze opportunities for sales and sponsorship within video production.
  • Participate with department leads to ensure that production is executed at the highest level while
    maintaining efficiencies.
  • Serve as the point of contact for AKC affiliate sports.
  • Other duties as assigned