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Manager, Broadcast and Network Management

Texas Rangers

Posted 1 month ago

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Arlington, TX, USA

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Job Description

Responsible for managing the daily communications logistics with the game and baseball event broadcasts on television, radio and Spanish radio. Oversee and build the Texas Rangers Radio Network.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF POSITION INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING:

  • Assist in communicating and managing broadcast operations for MLB games and events at Globe Life Field, including the 2024 MLB All Star Game.
  • Responsible for troubleshooting broadcast issues as needed for Rangers home & road tv, radio & Spanish radio broadcasts.
  • Responsible for the production of the spring and regular season radio broadcasts including sponsor elements, Network timings, and format management.
  • Manage in-game radio elements to balance a strong listening experience with increased opportunities for advertising sales.
  • Manage relationships with home and road Engineers for spring, webcast home & road regular season radio broadcasts and any possible postseason.
  • Oversee all broadcaster travel for spring training and regular season and communicate with Director Team Travel.
  • Assist in communicating Rangers game schedule changes both internally & externally as they relate to time and broadcast entity.
  • Work with MLB and mlb.com to communicate all broadcast coverage changes and book all spring webcasts and broadcasts.
  • Develop relationships with the Network affiliates to manage fulfillment of all contractual elements.
  • Work to increase regional network coverage for the Rangers Radio Network on both English and Spanish radio.
  • Utilize Media Monitoring service to provide detailed rightsholder reports for management review.
  • Assistance with miscellaneous projects and events.
  • Assistance in other areas of the Broadcasting department as needed.
  • All other duties as assigned.

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Qualifications Required

  • College degree required.
  • Minimum of five years’ experience in related broadcasting field.
  • Experience in television and radio operations required.
  • Self-starter, multi-task oriented with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to delegate responsibility to others.
  • Excellent written and public speaking skills, interpersonal skills, and decision-making skills.
  • Must be available to work nights and weekends as game and event duties required

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