Segment Producer, The Herd

Job Number: R50010366

Brand: Fox Sports

Job Type: Production

Location: Los Angeles, California

Job Posting Date: October 10, 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

We are seeking a Segment Producer for The Herd in Los Angeles. As our Segment Producer, you will work with show talent and producers to inject creativity into the show. You will have an active part in pitching ideas to advance discussion surrounding headlines and developing scripts following the morning meeting.  In addition, you will line produce some segments. Under the guidance of the Coordinating Producer and Producer, the goal is to learn the skillsets required of the producer position to eventually grow within FOX Sports.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work closely with show talent to decide show topics, timing, and developing opinions
  • Handle guest segments by prepping talent, scripting lead-ins, writing questions and video
  • Produce news updates segments by writing scripts for all reads and producing video

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Previous work experience in studio production required
  • Excellent verbal, written communication, negotiation, and presentation skills, as well as good interpersonal skills are required
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, leadership skills, and strong analytical skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Explorer are needed
  • Good organizational skills and attention to detail are required
  • Demonstrated skill in developing and maintaining effective business relationships is necessary
  • The ability to multitask and work effectively under changing priorities and daily time constraints is required

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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