Manager, Digital Content

Date PostedNovember 13, 2017
IndustryTV Jobs
Job StatusFull-time
SalaryNot Specified
Description:

Manager, Digital Content

Tennis Channel is a 24-hour broadcast television and online streaming network dedicated to both the sport and the lifestyle of Tennis. Our network is home to every aspect of the wide-ranging, worldwide tennis community. Tennis Channel is carried nationwide by the top MSOs, as well as DirecTV and DISH Network.

Tennis Channel is part of the Sinclair Broadcast Group. The Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country today. Sinclair owns and operates programs or provides services to 173 stations located in 81 geographically diverse markets and our Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

The Manager, Digital Content is responsible for integrating production content into digital platforms: aggregating and distributing production elements to expand content reach. This position reports to the Head of Creative.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Primary production contact liaising with digital department on available creative content for upcoming shoots and LIVE programming (i.e. remotes events, Center Court, and TC LIVE coverage).
  • Responsible for integrating production created content to digital platforms.
    • Ensure creative content from production department meets digital needs and specifications (i.e. licensing clearance, oversee content modification of broll or music for web usage.)
    • Work in conjunction with media managers on delivery process of creative product.
  • Organizes and coordinates timeline for digital content calendar distribution.
  • Works closely with external entities (i.e. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Circa etc.) to expand content reach to sister stations.
  • Works with creative team and feature producers to ensure assigned projects are being promoted across all digital platforms (i.e. dotcom, social media entities).

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field
  • Understanding of production and digital environments
  • Tennis knowledge and storytelling experience a plus
  • Must possess strong communication, organization, and interpersonal skills (i.e. ability to handle high-volume email and in-person interactions)
  • Working knowledge of Avid editing facilities and Microsoft programs
  • Strong ability to multi-task, adapt to fast-pace environment and manage multiple projects
  • Minimum of 3-5 years in a production or digital role, or a similar position within the Sports Production Industry
  • Willingness to work 40+ hours/week on a flexible schedule and remain accessible during Production peak times and available to work non-traditional days/hours. (This job will require working 14+ days during Slams Events)


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