Senior Manager, Promo Planning & Strategy

Job Number: R50016032

Brand: Fox Sports

Job Type: Business Analysis & Research, Management, Marketing, Strategy & Business Development, Digital

Location Type: Onsite

Location: Los Angeles, California

Job Posting Date: December 8, 2021

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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, the business has ownership and interests in linear television networks, digital and mobile programming, broadband platforms, multiple web sites, joint-venture businesses and several licensing relationships. FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Network; FS1, FS2, FOX Soccer Plus and FOX Deportes. FOX Sports’ digital properties include FOXSports.com and the FOX Sports App, which provides live streaming video of FOX Sports content, instant scores, stats and alerts to iOS and Android devices. Additionally, FOX Sports and social broadcasting platform, Caffeine jointly own Caffeine Studios which creates exclusive eSports, sports and live entertainment content. Also included in FOX Sports’ portfolio are FOX’s interests in joint-venture business Big Ten Network as well as a licensing agreement that established the FOX Sports Radio Network.

JOB DESCRIPTION

FOX Sports is searching for a Senior Manager of Promo Planning and Strategy to join the team. As the Senior Manager of Promo Planning & Strategy, you will be responsible for scheduling and reporting all FOX Sports promotional elements that air on the FOX Network. Additionally, you will be accountable for maintaining the reporting database of the FOX Sports contractual and Marketing Promo Priorities.
 

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for the strategy and scheduling of all Sports promotional content that airs on the FOX network, including promo spots and graphic elements

  • Collaborate with In-Game team members to strategically schedule in-game elements for all broadcast sporting events

  • Manage all promotional inventory in broadcast sports as it pertains to Fox Sports priorities as well as cross channel priorities

  • Handle all log changes across the FOX Broadcast Sports, during business hours, after hours, and on weekends as needed

  • Manage the reporting of all FOX Sports contractual obligations across the FOX broadcast logs

  • Strategically analyze historical reporting data to make accurate projections for promo inventory in key Fox Sports events

  • Create backup and contingency logs for all sports events on FOX

  • Collaborate with the Operations team to define inventory and flight dates of all promotional priorities required to meet marketing objectives in any given week

  • Partner with Commercial Administration, Network Operations, and FOX Broadcast teams to ensure timely delivery of logs and to ensure deadlines are met

  • Evaluate the promotional inventory, and strategically schedule and monitor the proper rotation of Sports campaigns across the FOX Network

  • Coordinate and executes cross channel promotional support between other FOX networks

  • Maintain up-to-date reporting database tracking all Sports promotional content on FOX Broadcast and non-linear platforms

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Prior experience in promo scheduling and strategy for a major cable or broadcast network

  • Outstanding organizational skills

  • Ability to multitask and work effectively under daily time constraints in a high-pressure environment

  • Highly skilled in PowerPoint and Excel

  • Expertise working with Pivot Tables & Queries

  • Working knowledge of TV ratings and viewership data

NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Working knowledge of various sports leagues (NCAA sports, MLB, NFL, Soccer, Racing, etc.)

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.

At FOX, we foster a culture and environment where everyone feels welcome and can thrive. We are deeply committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including attracting, retaining, and promoting diverse talent across our company. We live in a diverse world, with different ideas and different perspectives that come together to spark new ideas and make great things happen. That means reflecting the diversity of the world around us is critical to our company’s success. We ensure that our viewers, communities and employees feel heard, represented, and celebrated both on screen and off.

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