All India Football Federation

All India Football Federation

Broadcast Manager - LOC FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup India 2022


Role Type



Posting Date

May 9, 2022

Role description

Broadcast Manager

To be the main local point of contact for FIFA TV and the appointed Host Broadcaster, supporting the pre-event preparation and event-time implementation of all the LOC’s broadcast-related responsibilities
To take part in all relevant FIFA Site inspections to fully understand the broadcast needs for the event. Furthermore, it is essential that he/she establishes a solid relationship with FIFA TV / HBS, the appointed Host Broadcaster and his/her LOC counterparts to implement the relevant needs. 
To be responsible for implementation and procurement of certain broadcast infrastructure-related equipment is managed centrally in order to achieve the best budget synergies and a consistency across all stadiums
To liaise with the power contractor regarding the installation and management of the generators / power supply / power cabling 
To prepare all documentation for the event’s power plan, including fuel management, setup timelines, technical staff management, power-cabling and “Broadcast Power Provision Plan” as the final product and delivery 
To supervise the provision of technical power for all listed broadcast areas (Broadcast Compound, production offices, commentary positions, camera positions etc.) 
To liaise with the IT Manager regarding the Broadcast needs for the event, including IP lines dedicated to Commentary, High Speed Internet Lines and telephone lines 
To coordinate of the construction and installation, as specified by FIFA TV of: Broadcast Control Room, Camera platforms & towers, furniture’s & fixtures, Cable paths, hooks and cable ducts, Cable Bridges, Temporary containers (if needed) Commentary positions, CATV infrastructure, International Broadcast Coordination Centre (IBCC), VAR Set up technical & production rooms, if required.
To manage all Broadcast-related drawings – implementation of the Broadcast infrastructure in the official STADIUM drawings and communication of these to FIFA TV 
To supervise the sourcing and installation of containers or suitable premises for FIFA TV, the local HB, and the uplink provider 
To ensure that the necessary security and housekeeping requirements are met for the Broadcast Compound 
To support in custom clearance process as may be required by FIFA TV. To coordinate the Frequency Management for any RF equipment as may be needed.  
To appoint the Team of LOC Broadcast Venue Managers who will be responsible for the delivery and implementation of the relevant Broadcast related services at each venue 

Candidate Profile:

Professional with a minimum 3 years’ experience in Sports Production and Broadcasting is mandatory.
Diploma or degree in sports management, administration or related field is an asset. A combination of relevant academic qualifications and experience may be accepted.
Excellent knowledge of Live OB operations, Production Management, pertaining to the field of sports and experience in football will be preferred.
Experience managing multiple stakeholders.
Ability to source staff, lead teams and coordinate with internal and externalstakeholders in a professional manner. 
Demonstrated ability to work in a fast paced, team-oriented environment
Proven capacity to cope effectively under pressure and remain open to suggestions
Knowledge of Stadiums is an added advantage.
Must be proficient in spoken and written English.

Application Deadline : May 31, 2022

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