Full Time Job

Senior Sports Producer

Fox TV Stations

Oakland, CA 06-08-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Fox Television Stations is one of the nation's largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 29 stations in 18 markets and covering over 37% of US television homes. This includes seven duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, DC and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Seattle.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Come join the Bay Area's top rated news station! KTVU FOX 2 is seeking individuals that have a respect for journalism and want to be part of the station's best in class reporting, both in front of the camera and behind the scenes! Be part of a winning team with a diverse culture that believes in supporting, mentoring, and training our staff. We are searching for an experienced Senior Sports Producer. As part of our total compensation benefits package we offer comprehensive medical plans, three weeks' vacation, 401k, and tuition reimbursement just to name a few.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Senior Sports Producer will produce nightly sportscasts, edit sports content, work with producers and executive producers on content selection and timing, produce content for digital platforms, develop sources and collaborate on long term planning. Producer must have strong knowledge of Bay Area sports teams and groups. Must use and understand social media and other digital platforms. Must be able to work as a team with sports department, digital, news, and promotion.

Minimum Requirements:

High school diploma is required; 4-year College degree is preferred. Candidate should have 3 to 5 years' experience with fast-paced television productions. Strong writing skills required. Ignite experience or other newscast automation is a plus.

Excellent communication and leadership skills are required. Must be able to work on site in Oakland, Ca.

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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Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g34bm4-44-201-94-72-42 in your application.