Senior Manager, Digital Operations

Job Number: R50013842

Brand: Fox News Media

Job Type: News, Operations, Digital

Location: New York, New York

Job Posting Date: April 6, 2021

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox News Media

FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Radio, FOX News Headlines 24/7, FOX News podcasts and the direct-to-consumer subscription streaming service FOX Nation. A top five-cable network, FNC has been the most watched television news channel for more than 18 consecutive years, while FBN currently ranks as the number one business channel on cable. Owned by FOX Corporation, FOX News Media reaches 200 million people each month.

JOB DESCRIPTION

FOX News Digital seeks a Senior Manager, Digital Operations, to join our team. In this role, you will work closely with the Managing Editor & Head of Strategy, other Managing Editors, members of their teams, as well as other key partners and stakeholders across FOX News Media. You will also have exposure to Digital’s Editor in Chief.

You have an excellent track record in operations, strategy and/or finance at a large-scale business or other organization. You have strong experience in creating and/or maintaining systems & processes to streamline workflows and create efficiencies for large teams. You have proven experience in translating direction and goals into results that can be used to make FOX News Digital stronger and help deliver an even better product for our audience.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensure the smooth, efficient, and results-oriented operation of the Digital enterprise; execute systems and processes across the entire Digital operation that streamline workflows and provide efficiencies to team(s). Priority areas include hiring, Product, Sales, and liaison with Business Intelligence

  • Drive organizational priorities and cross-cutting initiatives to success, and routinely work on materials intended for Digital and other FOX News Media leaders

  • Work closely with the Managing Editor & Head of Strategy on operational projects and opportunities for growth of the Digital business, including strategic initiatives

  • Provide the Managing Editor & Head of Strategy with ongoing strategic and tactical support on matters of highest importance and time sensitivity

  • Identify ways to translate direction and goals into results for KPIs across FoxNews.com & FoxBusiness.com

  • Perform research, analyze data and develop key insights with action plans based on metrics and analysis

  • Manage operational duties for the department such as hiring and job postings (in coordination with Human Resources), organizational updates, budget presentations, and serving as main POC for Digital vendors and their various contracts

  • Lead Product ideation & requirements gathering for FOX News Digital products (web/app/OTT of FoxNews.com & FoxBusiness.com) in collaboration with the Product team

  • Collaborate with other FOX News Media departments on behalf of the Digital team including but not limited to Marketing, Business Development, Legal, etc

  • Prioritize Editorial initiatives for the Business Intelligence team on new reporting & analytics projects

  • Oversee the Digital Ad Sales responsibilities including content pitches, forecasting, campaign requirements and delivery

  • Support the College Associates program

  • Other projects and duties related to operations or strategic initiatives as assigned

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Bachelor’s degree; MBA preferred but not required

  • Minimum 6 years of experience in operations, business development or finance

  • Proven ability to think strategically and make innovative recommendations 

  • Excellent track record of achieving results related to operations, business development or finance in prior experience

  • On-call mentality to work in a demanding and dynamic industry

  • Ability to collaborate effectively at strategic and tactical levels with a wide range of stakeholders of varying seniority

  • Exceptional organizational skills, multitasking capabilities & attention to detail

  • Interpersonal skills and a collaborative, team-oriented approach are a must

  • Excellent presentation skills

  • Excellent Excel and PowerPoint skills

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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