Fox International Group Limited
Description The Director of Media Relations for FOX Sports will be responsible for implementing and executing media relation\u2019s strategy on behalf of the network and its partners. This person will play a significant role in driving PR initiatives for key programming across FOX Sports and FS1 with a strong focus on NFL and MLB coverage. S\/He will partner closely with programming, production, talent relations, and marketing to create press opportunities showcasing FOX Sports assets. Additionally, S\/He aids in entertainment press outreach for major sporting events on FOX Sports including but not limited to the World Series, FIFA World Cup, Super Bowl and Daytona 500 on FOX. Additional key responsibilities include: Represent FOX Sports with all forms of media covering the sports industry Serve as PR point of contact for live sporting events and ancillary programming Generate press with National and Local sports outlets highlighting FOX Sports\u2019 programming, on-air talent and production expertise Work with and foster cooperation with the the FOX Network, FS1, FS2, FOX Deportes, FOX Sports RSNs, BTN and relevant league partners Develop press plans and produce press materials to aid in promotion of NFL and MLB coverage on FOX;\u00a0 Qualifications FOX Sports is searching for a dynamic and motivated professional with a proven track record in sports communications and media relations. This individual will have a minimum of 7 years experience, ideally in the sports media industry. We are seeking someone who is a self-starter, proactive, a strategic thinker, exceptional writer and communicator.\u00a0 Strong media contacts and relationships with sports journalists, producers, and influencers Deep knowledge of ever changing sports media business Excellent written and oral communication skills A forward thinker with has the ability to anticipate and execute Professional demeanor and the ability to forge positive relationships both internally and externally while working on several projects simultaneously Level-headed and resourceful Education -BA or BS in Sports Management is required Division Description FOX Sports is the umbrella entity representing 21st Century FOX\u2019s wide array of multi-platform US-based sports assets. Built with brands capable of reaching more than 100 million viewers in a single weekend, FOX Sports includes ownership and interests in linear television networks, digital and mobile programming, broadband platforms, multiple web sites, joint-venture businesses and several licensing partnerships. FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Broadcasting Company, FS1, FS2; FOX Sports Regional Networks, their affiliated regional web sites and national programming; FOX Soccer Plus; FOX Deportes and FOX College Sports. In addition, FOX Sports also encompasses FOX Sports Digital, which includes FOXSports.com, and FS GO. Also included in the Group are FOX\u2019s interests in joint-venture businesses BTN and BTN 2 GO, as well as a licensing agreement with the FOX Sports Radio Network. \u00a0We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Fox International Group Limited
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