Sports Broadcaster Resume Samples

A Sports Broadcaster describes the action and also provides a colorful commentary for broadcasts of sporting events. Working for television or radio and internet media outlet, these broadcasters undertake the following duties mentioned on the Sports Broadcaster Resume – undertaking responsibility for putting actions onto the field from inside the locker room into words so that the listeners and viewers will enjoy; preparing, writing, and presenting news coverage, analyzing sports events and informing fans of the latest happenings in the sports world. On typical sports event days, these broadcasters are involved in researching the game statistics, learning about sports history, writing scripts or articles, announcing play-by-play; offering the game predictions on the air, and analyzing sports news stories.

Some of the skills that are considered essential for this role include – knowledge of the sports, and the teams that are playing; the ability to quickly summarize the happenings during the game, interviewing skills, a sense of humor, and the ability to banter with your on-air colleagues. Although education requirements vary greatly, most of these posts are taken up by those possessing a degree in media, journalism, or broadcasting.

Sports Broadcaster Resume example

Sports Broadcaster Resume

Headline : Business operations specialist in international strategy, marketing, communications, event planning, and membership. People-oriented, with outstanding communication and promotional skills. Proven ability to create programs for international implementation. Talent for working proactively to identify opportunities for growth and development. Experience in Irish diaspora research and expanding non-traditional revenue streams.

Skills : Social Media, Journalism Writing.

Description :

    1. On-Air broadcast talent for live sports and regularly scheduled program broadcasts.
    2. In-studio talk shows, remote broadcast promotions and live on-location coverage of Ice Hockey,  Football, Basketball, Baseball & Softball.
    3. Created client spot copy, recorded audio, and produced commercial spots for use on air.
    4. Oversaw live on-air events as broadcast director.
    5. Orchestrating changes between live and recorded content for shows and events.
    6. Produced recordings of live in-game highlights for playback during broadcasts.
    7. Led all aspects of radio stations on-air experience in a leadership and operations role, responsible for talent, content, programming, online, and social media presence.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MBA In International Business


Sports Broadcaster Resume

Headline : Seek gainful, full-time employment in the media, and make positive contributions to employer and community by using writing, speaking, and interpersonal skills, and by calling upon varied life experiences.

Skills : Social Media, Public Relations, Copy Editing, Broadcasting, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Mac & PC knowledgable.

Description :

    1. Broadcasting football, soccer, basketball, volleyball, baseball, and softball.
    2. Strengthened public speaking skills.
    3. Play-by-play for high school playoff basketball games.
    4. Traveled with women's basketball team during NCAA Division III Tournament.
    5. Wrote game scripts.
    6. Created the Whitworth.FM Sports Broadcasting program.
    7. Announce live play-by-play & color for Mets Baseball.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.A. In Business Management And Economics


Sports Broadcaster Resume

Headline : Self-motivated customer service specialist searching for an opportunity to utilize interpersonal skills in a new market. As a communications student studied people, the interactions amongst them as well as effective yet constructive problem-solving.

Skills : Graphic Design, Photography, Videography, Editing, Marketing, Social Media, Broadcast.

Description :

    1. Research statistics and facts for material to be discussed.
    2. Regular updates to the website.
    3. Give interviews for publicity.
    4. Co-host weekly radio broadcast with former NFL players.
    5. Oversaw the development of fundraisers.
    6. Conducted cable broadcasts by fulfilling cameraman and commentator roles.
    7. Reviewed and determined all commercial and paid programming content; decides music playlists.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                5-7 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Executive
                                Education
                                Education
                                HS

                                Sports Broadcaster Resume

                                Objective : Experienced, versatile broadcaster/producer with impeccable presentation, writing, and proofreading skills and fine attention to detail. Dependable and technology-savvy. Progressive leadership, which contributed to growing podcasts and Fox Sports from a three-sport broadcaster to an eight-sport network, along with the successful launch of Fox Sports 1.

                                Skills : Broadcasting, Editing, Writing, Nielsen Toolbox, Microsoft Office, Audio Production, Soundboard, Video Production, NNTV/Galaxy, WRAP, Net Ratings, Comscore, SoundForge, GarageBand, Digital Media.

                                Description :

                                  1. Lead play-by-play voice for Linfield College sports.
                                  2. Implemented articles, photos, memes, contests, promotions, viral content, and videos using the best SEO and social media.
                                  3. Scheduled programming in conformance with FCC rules and regulations, company policy and applicable federal, state, and local laws; protects station license.
                                  4. Planned and oversaw tone, programming, production, sound & theme, website, online presence, and social media.
                                  5. Collaborated with Production to enlist musical direction and seeks options that meet editorial scope.
                                  6. Identified, recruited, and coached on-air talent, producers, news directors, and reporters, e.g., frequently listens/airchecks sessions with on-air talent.
                                  7. Provided direction to DJ and audio engineer on content.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  2-5 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Junior
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  BS In Communications

                                  Sports Broadcaster Resume

                                  Objective : Experienced, and versatile broadcaster with fine attention to detail. Dependable, technology-savvy programming research executive. Impeccable writing and proofreading skills. Progressive leadership, which contributed to growing Fox Sports from a three-sport broadcaster to an eight-sport network, along with the successful launch of Fox Sports 1. Data-driven decision-making that assists in Fox remaining the #1 Sports Broadcast Network year after year. An efficient, adaptive, effective, and successful strategic planner with proven results.

                                  Skills : Broadcasting, Editing, Writing, Nielsen Toolbox, Microsoft Office, Audio Production, Soundboard, Video Production, NNTV/Galaxy, WRAP, Net Ratings, Comscore, SoundForge, GarageBand.

                                  Description :

                                    1. Play by play and color commentary for local high school football and basketball.
                                    2. Prepared game notes and statistics.
                                    3. Performed play-by-plays during local sporting events.
                                    4. Lead Student Broadcaster for home and road basketball, baseball, and softball games.
                                    5. Use Stretch Internet video stream for all home games and use the school-operated radio station KWLC 1400AM for all road games.
                                    6. Produce original halftime, pre and post-game interviews and segments.
                                    7. Broadcasted home football games.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  2-5 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Junior
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  BS In Communications

                                  Sports Broadcaster Resume

                                  Objective : Hard-working and dedicated individual looking to improve and utilize personal intellect and professional experience to contribute to the organization's noble goals and simultaneously provide excellent service and opportunities for company development and personal growth.

                                  Skills : Organized, Excellent Communication, Quick Learner, Outstanding Interpersonal.

                                  Description :

                                    1. On-air analysis and play-by-play for live telecasts of Minor League Baseball.
                                    2. Served as play-by-play announcer and on-camera.
                                    3. Telecasts aired on PCC TV, a public-access channel available to all cable subscribers.
                                    4. Performed a variety of tasks with the rest of the gameday staff, including venue setup and breakdown.
                                    5. Communicate statistics about the game to the live audience, as well as the virtual audience.
                                    6. Provide play-by-play and color commentary.
                                    7. Rehearsed openings, researched stats, and cued in commercial breaks for sponsorship spot blocks.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  2-5 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Junior
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  MBA In International Business

                                  Sports Broadcaster Resume

                                  Objective : An experienced and detail-oriented professional that is driven by helping and supporting others and thrives when part of an organization that embodies the same views.

                                  Skills : Talent Acquisition, Content Sourcing, Customer Service, Human Resources, Project Management.

                                  Description :

                                    1. Co-host a weekly sports talk show covering local, college, and professional sports.
                                    2. Broadcast local area sports.
                                    3. Sports broadcaster for Volleyball, Men's Basketball, and Women's Basketball.
                                    4. Performed various tasks such as equipment set up/breakdown, play-by-play live sports analyst, and troubleshooting technical issues.
                                    5. Live sporting events while also providing commentary and analysis.
                                    6. Interview college athletes and team officials as part of the pre-or postgame shows.
                                    7. Co-host weekly radio show; interview professional MMA fighters.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  2-5 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Junior
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  BS In Communications

                                  Sports Broadcaster Resume

                                  Headline : Looking to acquire a position that will enable utilizing knowledge, education, and experience. Combining strong interpersonal and communication skills, and committed to continual performance development in the workplace.

                                  Skills : Detail-Oriented, Organized, Communication, Multilingual, Team Player.

                                  Description :

                                    1. Co-host weekly radio broadcast with former players.
                                    2. Oversaw development of fundraisers; including former autograph silent auctions, giveaways .
                                    3. Came up with the groundbreaking concept to create sports media programs to deliver more recognition and exposure for girls.
                                    4. Decided to do this because no other media outlets in the area.
                                    5. Provided high quality coverage of girls' sports.
                                    6. Believed that female athletes were deserving of the same type of coverage than their male counterparts receive.
                                    7. Did color commentary.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  5-7 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Executive
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  MBA In International Business

                                  Sports Broadcaster Resume

                                  Headline : Seeks to obtain a permanent career that provides challenging assignments as well as growth opportunities that will motivate to contribute to the productivity of the company and further develop skills.

                                  Skills : Creative Skills, Communication Skills.

                                  Description :

                                    1. Broadcasted basketball, football, golf, and volleyball play by play and color.
                                    2. Broadcasted the state finals for football, golf, and volleyball.
                                    3. Mowed grass around campus Planted trees and flowers around campus.
                                    4. Online live feed broadcaster and commentator for basketball, baseball, softball, football, and soccer TV broadcaster as color.
                                    5. Play-by-play broadcaster for football and basketball contests.
                                    6. Lead play-by-play voice.
                                    7. Partnered with Market President, Programming and Sales in support of local and corporate business goals to increase market share, listeners, ratings, advertiser satisfaction, and revenue while aligning programming fit with client, station, and audience; creates talent and station marketing, promotion, and image campaigns.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  5-7 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Executive
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  BS In Communications

                                  Sports Broadcaster Resume

                                  Objective : Providing great customer service with a growing company. Assertive, self-motivated, goal-oriented, organized, and efficient. A team player, bringing enthusiasm and energy into group efforts.

                                  Skills : Detail-Oriented, Communication, Multilingual, Team Player.

                                  Description :

                                    1. Track lives, weekly interactive baseball talk show.
                                    2. Book regular guests, screen and take live online calls from listeners.
                                    3. Research statistics and facts for material to be discussed on the track and for upcoming game coverage.
                                    4. Play-by-play broadcasts for numerous sporting events for the athletic department.
                                    5. Broadcast Sports news.
                                    6. Communicate with listeners.
                                    7. Live broadcast mixed martial arts fights.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  2-5 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Junior
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  MBA In International Business