This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity! As a Communication Assistant for the Olympic Channel, you will play a vital role in supporting the communications department by promoting the overall brand awareness, during and after Lausanne 2020 and Tokyo 2020 publicize its programming and encourage engagement across its platforms by facing with media and internal/external stakeholders in a digital environment.
The Olympic Channel is a digital-first, multiplatform global Olympic media entity, where fans can experience the power of sport and the Olympic Movement all year round. The primary objectives of the Olympic Channel are the following:
- Provide a platform for the continuous exposure of Olympic sports and athletes beyond the Olympic Games period and help create anticipation while providing opportunities to "re-live the experience" after the Games- Continuously highlight the relevance of the Olympic Movement's ideals to the challenges of today's world- Provide a platform for sharing the IOC's very rich patrimonial assets and archives with the world and create additional value and content for the IOC archives- As a matter of priority, engage the young generations around the world using methods that are relevant to them, building understanding, entertainment and education.
The Olympic Channel team is composed of experienced broadcast professionals and innovative content-producers working out of two main bases of operation. The commercial and distribution departments are located at the IOC headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland, and the technical and production units operate out of Madrid, Spain.