Freelance Producer - OutKick
Fox Corporation, Nashville, TN USA
We produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands
OutKick is a leading national media platform that produces and distributes engaging content at the intersection of sports, pop culture, and politics. OutKick content and contributors, which are accessible on OutKick.com as well as across video live streams, social media, podcasts, and radio, reach tens of millions of fans each month. Originally founded by Clay Travis, OutKick is a FOX Corporation company. For more information, please visit www.OutKick.com.
OutKick is looking for a skilled, experienced, and hardworking Freelance Producer to join its Nashville operation and work across a growing slate of streaming content. The ideal candidate is detail-oriented and has an acute awareness of current events in Sports, News, and Politics. The Freelance Producer is a superb storyteller & excellent under pressure. As a Freelance Producer, you will work closely with both seasoned and up-and-coming talent to develop content that will aid in brand and audience development. The Freelance Producer is in touch with digital media trends and viral-worthy content creation strategies.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
- Craft show rundowns in line with OutKick Editorial priorities of the day
- Develop show specific content and segments
- Pitch & book guests
- Write guest intros, anchor questions, teases, and promos
- Select elements such as sound, video clips, and graphics to tell a story
- Monitor multiple sources for new developments on trending stories and pivot live coverage as necessary in a breaking news environment
- Conduct in-depth research to ensure
- Build compelling and concise lower thirds throughout live shows
- Organize and execute remote shoots/productions
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
- 5+ years of professional experience in a live broadcast/streaming content
- Strong and accurate writing
- Line producing training
- Thorough knowledge of current events as they relate to sports, politics, and pop culture
- Experience crafting a rundown
- Ability to work flexible schedule and travel as needed
NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER
- Knowledge of sports betting
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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About Fox Corporation
Under the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands, including: FOX News, FOX Sports, the Fox Network, and the FOX Television Stations. We empower a diverse range of creators to imagine and develop culturally significant content, while building an organization that thrives on creative ideas, operational expertise and strategic thinking.
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FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Radio, FOX News Headlines 24/7, FOX News podcasts and the digital streaming subscription service FOX Nation. A top five-cable network, FNC has been the most watched television news channel for more than 17 consecutive years, while FBN has ranked as the number one business channel for the past two years. Owned by FOX Corporation, FOX News Media reaches 200 million people each month.
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FOX Television Stations is one of the nation’s largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 28 stations in 17 markets and covering over 37% of U.S. television homes. This includes seven duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Charlotte.