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Social Media Producer/Editor, OutKick

Fox Corporation, New York, NY USA

We produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands

Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)

Duration: Full-Time


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 livestreams, 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 OutKick.com.

OutKick is looking for a Social Media Producer/Editor to join our team! You are a crucial member of the team as you help to produce content for our social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and the OutKick site.

The ideal candidate for this position has extensive knowledge of sports, pop culture, entertainment, and how different genres of content feed into their respective internet sub-cultures. The candidate must have an exceptional eye for what goes viral online while thriving in a fast deadline-driven timeline. You will be responsible for editing and curating OutKick’s social media feed with news content surrounding sports and entertainment. You will be contributing ideas for day-to-day content primarily around NFL, NBA, and College Sports, but not limited to NHL, WNBA, MLB, Soccer, Gaming, Betting, and more. You must be willing to edit content for social media during most gamedays, as the games unfold in live time.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Edit/produce video pieces using Adobe Premiere Pro and Photoshop
  • Have basic knowledge of After Effects, enough to work with predesigned templates
  • Have an eye for vertical content and how to work media so it works for mobile
  • Gather elements, such as photos, videos, and music
  • Pitch, develop and execute new video ideas in a daily and breaking news environment
  • Work with contributing talent to develop social segment ideas and bite-sized content
  • Cover a range of video content including breaking news and features
  • Collaborate with other social media producers to develop a social strategy, write and produce videos
  • Reach out to the assignment desk to effort permission for content
  • Coordinate and pitch new articles to enhance original video posts and build an audience
  • Plan ahead to edit/produce social media content for specific initiatives and events
  • Participate in broader strategic discussions regarding content and audience engagement

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Bachelor's degree in journalism or a related field of study preferred, or equivalent experience
  • At least 3 years of experience in web-based content creation
  • Proficiency in Adobe Premiere and Photoshop, starter knowledge of After Effects
  • Good editorial judgment and extensive knowledge of sports, news and current events, entertainment, politics, and viral content
  • Strong writing skills and the ability to self-proof
  • Organization skills that allow for multiple projects to be produced simultaneously
  • Positive and creative attitude with the ability to hit deadlines while working under pressure
  • Ability to work independently, paired with a self-starter attitude
  • Flexibility to work holidays and weekends according to the needs of Breaking News and sports schedules
  • Occasional travel may be required

#LI-DNI

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.

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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Pursuant to state and local pay disclosure requirements, the pay range for this role, with final offer amount dependent on education, skills, experience, and location is: $73,000.00-92,000.00 annually for New York City and Westchester County, NY. This role is also eligible for various benefits, including medical/dental/vision, insurance, a 401(k) plan, paid time off, and other benefits in accordance with applicable plan documents. Benefits for Union represented employees will be in accordance with the applicable collective bargaining agreement.

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