Full Time Job

Editor - Gambling

Fox Sports

Los Angeles, CA 07-13-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
JOB DESCRIPTION

FOX Sports is looking for a Gambling Editor to join the Digital Team in Los Angeles, CA. As the Gambling Editor, you will help lead FOX Sports' efforts around gambling content by writing SEO-rich stories focusing on the best bets and how to make them for the biggest events on the sports calendar, from NFL games to March Madness and everything in between.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Write and edit SEO-rich stories focusing on the best bets and how to make them for the biggest sporting events
• Assist with managing FOX Sports Gambling's editorial calendar/content budget, planning for upcoming events, major milestones and content themes
• Collaborate with FOX Sports gambling talent to incorporate their perspectives and picks into written stories
• Demonstrate an expertise on how fans approach sports betting and what types of content resonate with different audiences
• Content ideation, creation, and editing

WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• 3+ years of relevant work experience
• Outstanding news judgment, skilled storytelling ability, thorough knowledge of digital best practices (including SEO, social platforms and content sharing), and a strong knowledge of journalistic principals and methods
• Deep knowledge of the AP style writing

NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER
• Bachelor's Degree
• Adobe proficiency

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r1y0ke-3-235-120-150-42 in your application.

Company Profile
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.