MultiChoice: Bursary Programme 2020

MultiChoice: Production Content Internship (SuperSport)

The MultiChoice Group is a multinational media and entertainment group headquartered in South Africa, Dubai and the Netherlands with principal operations in pay television, video entertainment, advertising and content security. Brands within the Group include DStv, GOtv, SuperSport, M-Net, DStv Media Sales, Showmax and European-based content security leader Irdeto. We’re proud to say we serve 14 million households across 50 African markets, with a successful history of identifying and adapting to industry trends, allowing us to continuously deliver the best in entertainment.

Our strength lies in focusing on local language and culture, promoting an entrepreneurial spirit and being powered by a talented and dedicated workforce. By joining our team, you can help us achieve our objectives of expanding our pay-TV and SVOD (Subscription Video On demand) subscriber bases, improving advertising sales, spearheading cutting-edge technology, supporting local content and providing an exceptional customer experience.

Location: Johannesburg

Organization: Super Sport

Schedule: Full-time

Purpose of the Position:

To perform assigned by the Senior Manager Shared Services, executive producer, Senior producer and producer. This also includes administrative tasks

Monitor correct Broadcasting Spec:

* Make sure keys are in the correct position
* Make sure durations are correct according to natural breaks in the material
* Clean video and audio in and out points
* Make sure audio channels are correctly chosen and noted

Sponsorship Requirements Noted:

* Ensure sponsorship requirements are checked before they are executed – must correspond with Sponsorship Sheet
* Implement sponsor requirements as per Sponsorship Sheets
* Ensure sponsorship requirements are noted every time they are executed
* Provide accurate records to Sponsors regarding their elements – to the exact second that it occurs and ensure records are completed according to SuperSport requirements (need SOPs)

Music Cue Sheets:

* Make sure all music originated within SuperSport premises has a music cue sheet
* Ensure music cue sheets are completed and filed as per SuperSport requirements

Running Order Assistance:

* Collect running orders from Producer, photocopied or emailed and distributed timeously
* Type running orders and check durations
* Assist producer / director in following of running order – reminders are provided as required
* Continuous calculating to ensure that programme is on course to be completed within the correct duration

File Management:

* All relevant documents and copies thereof can be accessed easily in files
* Correct naming conventions have been used for stored resources
* Correct formats have been used for storage of projects

Comms / Info / Liaison:

* Correct Comms and Studio etiquette is followed (SOPs needed)
* Deliver required information accurately due to maintaining positive relationships with relevant parties e.g. ICR, Studio, Gallery, MCR, SCCR and OB

Edited Material & Research:

* Perform segmentation of digital footage using correct naming conventions
* Clip highlights – as per requirements of sport and producer
* Ensure appropriate information is located and delivered as per sport and producer requirements


* Equivalent NQF Level 4 Qualification ,Diploma or Degree
* Any Broadcasting Experience – Advantageous


A minimum of 1 year experience in administrative, production assistant or similar role

Technical Competencies (List the key technical competencies):

* Administration
* Project Coordination
* Filing Methodology
* Compliance
* Positive Attitude

Behavioral Competencies (List the key behavioral competencies):

* Problem Solving
* Results Orientation
* Attention to Detail
* Time Management
* Planning & Organising
* Resilience
* Ideas Generating

Closing Date: 31-05-2019

How To Apply:

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