Hiring: Live Stream Producer

This opening for Live Stream Producer is a contract opportunity at Snap Call Media, a poker, casino and sports-betting film production company based in Vancouver, Canada. The Live Stream Producer produces an online poker tournament live stream on Sundays and Tuesdays (based on a schedule determined in advance).

888poker Live Stream

A live stream showing action from major online poker tournaments on 888poker. The stream features the live online poker table and two commentators calling the action via Zoom video meeting. The show also features a rotating cast of guest commentators that include the sponsored 888poker brand ambassadors.

Show Specs:

  • Client is 888poker (Previous streams found here)
  • Average stream lasts five hours including one hour of prep. Select streams last up to eight hours total.
  • Streams are on Sundays and Tuesdays (Detailed schedule of confirmed dates included below)
  • Show is streamed live on Facebook and YouTube.

Deliverables and Responsibilities:

  • Producer works with a live stream technician who handles the technical side of the production.
  • Leading prep meeting to troubleshoot host audio and video, and to recap special content including contests, giveaways, other important information for hosts.
  • On-boarding guests by having them call in to a separate Zoom meeting and troubleshooting audio and video before they call in to main show Zoom meeting.
  • Coordinating hosts and technician via WhatsApp group chat.
  • Writing down time stamps of interesting poker hands, moments or other content to be used for social media clips.
  • Moderating live stream chats on Facebook and YouTube and passing on questions/comments to hosts.

Skills Required:

  • Experience producing web shows, podcasts or video for the web
  • Strong writing and verbal communication skills
  • Familiar with Zoom meeting platform
  • Knowledge of poker game, culture and industry is a big plus
  • Organized and able to hit deadlines

Please submit your cover letter, CV, and links to at least three writing samples to info@snapcallmedia.com.