Full Time Job

Senior Director, Product - Content

Sinclair Broadcast Group

New York, NY 05-11-2023
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Executive (10+ years) Experience
Job Description
Who You Are:

You are passionate about media, content, and have a passion for innovation! You are well versed in optimizing user journeys that help. You understand how to achieve business goals through the lens of a user-centric mindset. You are an effective communicator who builds consensus and aligns project teams. You are a sports enthusiast and enjoy watching live sporting broadcasts. You have the skills to seamlessly collaborate with technical, creative, business, and data minded stakeholders.

What You'll Do:
• Oversee best-in-class content and streaming publishing tools and operations
• Meet with 3rd party vendors, attend relevant trade shows and conduct market research and analysis to identify emerging trends and opportunities to improve the live streaming and content experience
• Collaborate closely with digital content managers to understand their content needs, identify potential content sources, and establish strong partnerships with content providers
• Lead operations for alternative broadcasts and new content acquisition
• Lead the definition and execution of Bally Sports' content discovery, consumption and user personalization strategies
• Work closely with cross-functional teams, including engineering, design, and data analytics, to ensure seamless integration of new content into our products
• Stay up to date with industry best practices, technological advancements, and competitor offerings in content publishing and discovery, incorporating relevant insights into product planning and development
• Define and track key performance indicators (KPIs) related to content discovery and engagement, regularly monitoring and analyzing data and budgets to identify areas for improvement
• Serve as a technical subject matter expert while collaborating with content leadership team

What You Bring:
• 10+ years of experience working with Direct-to-Consumer, OTT and/or live video products
• Strong understanding of the content industry landscape, including publishers, aggregators, content management systems, and emerging content formats
• Demonstrated success in developing and executing content strategies that drive user engagement and retention
• Excellent leadership and people management skills, with the ability to inspire and motivate a team to achieve ambitious goals
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Business, Analytics, or related field, or equivalent practical experience


The base salary compensation range for this role is $150,000 to $200,000. Final compensation for this role will be determined by various factors such as a candidates' relevant work experience, skills, certifications, and geographic location. Full time positions are eligible for benefits that include participation in a retirement plan, life and disability insurance, health, dental and vision plans, flexible spending accounts, sick leave, vacation time, personal time, parental leave and employee stock purchase plan.

Diamond Sports Group, L.L.C, an independently-managed and unconsolidated subsidiary of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About Us

Diamond Sports Group LLC, an independently-managed and unconsolidated subsidiary of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., owns the Bally Sports Regional Sports Networks (RSNs), the nation's leading provider of local sports. Its 19 owned-and-operated RSNs include Bally Sports Arizona, Bally Sports Detroit, Bally Sports Florida, Bally Sports Great Lakes, Bally Sports Indiana, Bally Sports Kansas City, Bally Sports Midwest, Bally Sports New Orleans, Bally Sports North, Bally Sports Ohio, Bally Sports Oklahoma, Bally Sports San Diego, Bally Sports SoCal, Bally Sports South, Bally Sports Southeast, Bally Sports Southwest, Bally Sports Sun, Bally Sports West, and Bally Sports Wisconsin. The Bally Sports RSNs serve as the TV home to more than half of all MLB, NHL and NBA teams based in the United States. Diamond Sports Group also has a joint venture in Marquee, the home of the Chicago Cubs, and a minority interest in the YES Network, the local destination for the New York Yankees and Brooklyn Nets. Diamond RSNs produce approximately 5,000 live local professional telecasts each year in addition to a wide variety of locally produced sports events and programs each year.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rob2o6-44-192-92-49-42 in your application.

Salary Details

Salary Range: $150,000 to $200,000 Per Year ($ USD)