Broadcast Distribution and Marketing Coordinator

Job Number: R50008913

Brand: Fox Corporation

Job Type: Business Analysis & Research, Content Programming, Marketing, Operations, Strategy & Business Development

Location: Los Angeles, California

Job Posting Date: October 11, 2019

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox Corporation

Under the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands, including: FOX News, FOX Sports, the Fox Network, and the FOX Television Stations. We empower a diverse range of creators to imagine and develop culturally significant content, while building an organization that thrives on creative ideas, operational expertise and strategic thinking.

JOB DESCRIPTION

FOX Corporation is seeking a Coordinator to support three Directors in the Broadcast Distribution and Marketing Department in Los Angeles, CA. As the coordinator, you will provide a multitude of services to the department, including liaising with program directors at FOX Affiliate Stations, assisting with department programming announcements and calendar creation, and all operational liaison work including coordinating weekly preemption reports (both entertainment / sports as well as news), feed requests, Affiliate Portal updates, and Expedite Communication System (E-Alert) management.

A large portion of this role will include coordinating all Operational Liaison work, which includes compiling weekly preemption reports for both sports/entertainment, as well as FOX News. This is a detailed and meticulous job that will require good time management. In addition, you will manage any and all feed requests for stations, ensuring the Network Engineering and Operations team are informed and updated on all requests.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Communicate daily with contact with the stations via phone and email
  • Receive and review program schedules
  • Ensure FOX programming is airing in pattern
  • Update contact lists as station personnel changes
  • Gather all FOX News Level 2 clearances in a timely fashion
  • Make continuous updates to the FOX Affiliate portal and the Expedite Communication System (E-Alert)
  • Ensure that the market information and ownership data is current and accurate in all internal documents.
  • Create announcements for Programming
  • Work closely with Programming liaison and Sports liaison
  • Update the calendar and distribute the information to the affiliates as well as internal divisions
  • Additional support as needed, such as answering phone and assisting with projects

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • College degree (preferred)
  • Minimum 1-2 years of TV or media experience preferred
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to juggle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Flexibility to jump from project to project is required
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Explorer are needed
  • VPS knowledge is not required but preferred
  • This role will have minimal travel

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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