Live Event Producer

11 - 15 years experience  • 

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/22/18
11 - 15 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/22/18

Job Description

WWE is looking for a passionate, driven, and creative professional to join our Live Event Team.  This candidate will help propel our world-class Live Events, entertaining The WWE Universe around the globe.

This candidate will be expected to produce and help coordinate many of the WWE Live Event elements within the entire experience for our guests. The candidate will be formulating a weekly plan for our hosts, announcers and creative ideas to implement within our shows. 

While preparing to support the WWE brand during the week, this role is expected to be in charge of all the creative assets involved in the WWE Live production from doors opening until the last fan leaves the arena.  At the events themselves, this candidate will be calling everything from video cues, audio cues, spotlights, announcers and more.

The Live Event Producer is a remote position where domestic and global traveling is required. A valid driver’s license and passport is necessary. The standard travel requirement will vary depending on which brand you may work in any given week.  There will be occasional extended times of travel up to two weeks for international tours and large domestic events.

This candidate should be someone who can lead a team while being a team player within the many characters and personalities of the WWE. This role requires strong technical acumen and expertise to handle intense, live-event situations.

This candidate must have working knowledge of TV workflow, working very closely with the Live Event Technical Team. This candidate needs to be ready to use quick, creative decision-making.

This candidate will be expected to work with NXT and WWE in all facets of the business.

This candidate must have 10+ years of Live Event experience.

Additional Live Event Producer duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Managing WWE media on a weekly basis
  • Producing video shoots
  • Editing on Adobe Premiere
  • Working with WWE SuperStars
  • Complete knowledge of WWE and NXT TV telecasts’ story lines,

    characters and entrances

  • Requesting various production assets for shows and tours
  • Collaborating with other WWE Producers
  • Teaming up with WWE Agents
  • Following rundowns to help promote storylines and characters
  • Working on promotions to help supportpartnerships and branding
  • Weekly phone calls
  • Supporting merchandise initiatives
  • Post show reporting

This position requires a six to eighteen month free-lance trial and training period. The full-time position will carry an annual bi-weekly salary; medical, dental and vision coverage from United Health Care and a retirement plan with Fidelity. Full time employees also have the option of purchase stock option from the World Wrestling Entertainment.

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