Associate Producer, Talent Production & Storytelling

Job Number: R50009373

Brand: Fox Sports

Job Type: Production

Location: Playa Vista, California

Job Posting Date: July 12, 2019

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox Sports

FOX Sports is the umbrella entity representing FOX Corporation’s wide array of multi-platform US-based sports assets. Built with brands capable of reaching more than 100 million viewers in a single weekend, FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Network; FS1, FS2; FOX Soccer Plus; FOX Deportes, FOX College Sports and a majority stake in the Big Ten Network. FOX Sports includes ownership and interests in linear television networks, digital and mobile programming, broadband platforms, multiple web sites, joint-venture businesses and several licensing relationships.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Are you a creative storyteller, who is also a sports fan? Our digital team is seeking to add an Associate Producer, Talent Production & Storytelling, who can create compelling, episodic content with FOX Sports talent for our social media and digital platforms. You will work with a variety of talent to produce original weekly content (both long form and short form) as well as special livestreams around tentpole events.

From highlighting our premiere talent and personalities to creating the most interactive livestreams in the industry, this Associate Producer will be a creative juggernaut. This includes brainstorming original talent ideas, introducing innovative social integration, and keeping a finger on the pulse as to what’s working and what’s not working in social.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Contribute original talent and storytelling ideas in meetings and brainstorms
  • Produce, direct, and write scripts for talent when necessary
  • Package video content in a visually compelling, unique, & distinct style
  • Collaborate with social producers for best method of content distribution
  • Build and maintain relationships across a variety of groups including sales, marketing, programming, digital, linear, studio and other show teams

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 3+ years of experience in digital / social content creation or production
  • Experience working with and producing top tier talent and *national brands*
  • Strong examples of cross-platform media success, i.e. TV + Digital*
  • Deep knowledge on what works on digital, and experience working with social media platforms, including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, owned and operated platforms
  • A strong grasp of internet culture and trends
  • Must be an expert in Premiere. Strong knowledge of Photoshop & After Effects.
  • Ability to work nights and weekends as needed

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

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