FOX Sports is the umbrella entity representing FOX Corporation’s wide array of multi-platform US-based sports assets. Built with brands capable of reaching more than 100 million viewers in a single weekend, the business has ownership and interests in linear television networks, digital and mobile programming, broadband platforms, multiple web sites, joint-venture businesses and several licensing relationships. FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Network; FS1, FS2, FOX Soccer Plus and FOX Deportes. FOX Sports’ digital properties include FOXSports.com and the FOX Sports App, which provides live streaming video of FOX Sports content, instant scores, stats and alerts to iOS and Android devices. Additionally, FOX Sports and social broadcasting platform, Caffeine jointly own Caffeine Studios which creates exclusive eSports, sports and live entertainment content. Also included in FOX Sports’ portfolio are FOX’s interests in joint-venture business Big Ten Network as well as a licensing agreement that established the FOX Sports Radio Network.
FOX Sports is seeking a Manager of Studio Remote Operations to join the team. This position manages preparation, onsite execution, and dismantling of FOX Sports and FS1 studio roadshow events. Additionally, this person manages the same tasks for pregame shows supporting all sports products FOX controls. This includes NFL, MLB, NASCAR, MLS, FIFA, and FOX studio shows.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
Attend location surveys and venue meetings related to the event
Document all information regarding show needs, including set location, technical footprint space, crew parking, catering, and office & green room space
Set up calls to communicate all show needs to dept leads which include finance, technical (includes IT), operations, production management, crewing, travel, security, and safety depts
Communicate and provide preliminary show details to the said venue
Serve as the main point of contact with the venue's principal departments
Work with team to create maps and renderings of each area, communicating a clear picture of our show plans for FOX supervisors, venue, vendors, and dept leads
Prepare all event paperwork which includes developing daily schedules, onboarding, master crew grids, and shipping/logistic schedules
Collaborate with technical managers on all equipment procurement with vendors and arrange all shipping logistics
Serve as direct contact with all venue or location management
Secure all required city, state labor, security, safety, and permitting procedures
Manage all onsite operations of the assigned event - including staff, crew, vendors, and venue operations communications
Experience / Skills
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
3+ yrs. in the Broadcast / Production Management Industry
Ability to travel and work for 7 consecutive days in the workweek
Must have a valid Driver's License and the ability to secure US Passport
Working knowledge of Excel, Word, Smartsheet, Google Drive, Sheets etc.