Senior Programming Editor - Gambling

Job Number: R50014393

Brand: Fox Sports

Job Type: Content Programming, Editorial, Digital

Location: Los Angeles, California

Job Posting Date: September 22, 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 looking for a Senior Programming Editor to join the Digital Team in Los Angeles, CA. As the Senior Programming Editor, you will spear-head the programming strategy for FOX Sports’ gambling content utilizing real-time traffic, social listening, and search trend data. Additionally, you will establish and execute an editorial alerts strategy around sports gambling content. The ideal candidate will demonstrate an expertise in the gambling landscape as it pertains both to the experienced gambler and the casual sports fan.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Measure and evaluate key performance metrics and develop both in-depth and high-level reporting that drives real, valuable insight

  • Investigate traffic flows and user behavior to verify how fans are and should be using our content and platform(s)

  • Utilize analytics, research and other data to help shape the gambling content strategy as well as identify emerging tools and technologies to increase reach and engagement

  • Leverage SEO best practices and extensive A/B testing to maximize reach and retention

  • Management of programming team

  • Editorial programming

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • 6+ years of relevant work experience

  • Deep knowledge of sports gambling and strong written skills

NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER

  • Bachelor’s Degree

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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