Sirius XM Radio Inc. Digital Content Producer, Sports in New York, New York

Requisition ID

18-777

Job Title

Digital Content Producer, Sports

Location

New York

Schedule

Full-time

Type of Position

Regular

Job Description

Location: New York, NY

Position Summary:

The Digital Content Producer, Sports, knows how to shoot and edit video optimized for social media, as well as manage daily posting and ongoing strategy for a Facebook account. This producer can write strong/concise social copy on any platform and blog posts for our weekly newsletter. The individual in this role can work quickly and carefully under deadline, excels at developing relationships with colleagues and talent, and quickly adapts to the ever-changing social/digital environment. They should be an expert in sports, particularly NFL, NBA, MLB, college sports, combat sports and/or fantasy sports.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Serve as primary shooter and editor on video projects 4x per week.

  • Manage live video shoots about 5 times per month.

  • Coordinate video shoots with talent, programming and engineering departments.

  • Maintain the SiriusXM Sports Facebook account, creating and monitoring 15+ social posts per week.

  • Responsible for social budget.

  • Create 1-3 blog posts for weekly newsletter.

  • Responsible for weekly, monthly and yearly metrics, review/strategize at weekly meetings.

  • Serve as department's primary contact with certain program directors in the SiriusXM Sports department

  • Run weekly social media meetings

  • Pitch content for use in marketing streams.

  • Attend live interviews/events (on and offsite) and create live social coverage.

  • Fill in for photographer as needed.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in communications, journalism or media field or equivalent, relevant experience.

  • Minimum 2-4 years of social video production.

  • Must have experience managing a professional Facebook account.

  • Expert knowledge of professional sports leagues and teams, college sports, and sports news

Requirements and General Skills:

  • Good public speaking and presentation skills.

  • Interpersonal skills and ability to interact and work with staff at all levels.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.

  • Ability to pay attention to details and be organized.

  • Ability to project professionalism over the phone and in person.

  • Commitment to "internal client" and customer service principles.

  • Willingness to take initiative and to follow through on projects.

  • Spelling, grammar, proofreading and editing skills.

  • Creative writing ability.

  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task, and work under shifting deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

  • Must have legal right to work in the U.S.

Technical Skills:

  • Intermediate knowledge of Adobe Premiere required.

  • Experience with Adobe After Effects a plus.

  • Experience with Facebook Business Manager a plus.

  • WordPress experience a plus.

  • Thorough knowledge of MS-Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access).

As an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status.

The requirements and duties described above may be modified or waived by the Company in its sole discretion without notice.

Company EEO Statement

Our goal at SiriusXM is to provide and maintain a work environment that fosters mutual respect, professionalism and cooperation. SiriusXM is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, gender identity, marital status, familial status, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.