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EDITORIAL PRODUCER

JOB DETAILS

 

  • Department: Operations (Production)
  • Reports To (title): Head of Production
  • Location: Buenos Aires

 

JOB PURPOSE

 

FC Diez Media is looking for a hands-on Editorial Producer to join our production department.

You will report to Head of Production, with the responsibility of creating informative, entertaining and engaging football video content that can be applied across all viewing platforms.

We are in search of someone with a background in show producing, original content producing and live special event/remote production.

A strong knowledge of South American football at all levels of the sport (specially Copa Libertadores & Copa Sudamericana) is a great fit.

You will thrive in the creative process and have excellent organizational and leadership skills.

We want a editorial producer ready to break out and apply a passion through storytelling applicable to a fast-paced, for television and digital environment.

 

KEY DELIVERABLES (WHAT WILL YOU DO IN YOUR NEW ROLE?)

 

  • Responsible for writing, producing, finding unique and exciting stories, investigating and gathering South American football on-air content for all FC Diez Media/CONMEBOL platforms.
  • Work closely with management, editorial, production staff and on-air talent. This person will be interacting most of the time with the Social Media team and partners.
  • Own the editorial/content and creative development and coverage of assigned stories across all of FC Diez Media/CONMEBOL platforms, including but not limited to broadcast, digital and web.
  • May be asked to produce live games and shows whenever is needed.
  • Lead and implement editorial plan for content and show programming as assigned by head of production.
  • Supervise editing of highlights, show segments and feature elements for content and event programming and production.
  • Provide ideas and suggestions to help enhance all programming and production initiatives
  • Work across multiple departments to ensure timely and accurate delivery of materials across all viewing platforms.

 

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS

 

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in content gathering and production, writing, producing and editing on a desktop editing system
  • Strong storytelling, script writing and storyboarding skills.
  • Actively producing soccer shows in a live TV environment 
  • Remote production experience a must
  • Deep understanding of current digital and social media trends and how to optimize content for those experiences to engage all users.
  • Strong attention to detail, organizational/project management skills
  • Ability to work quickly and accurately under tight deadlines
  • Must be willing to work in Buenos Aires Argentina.
  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice

 

DESIRABLE REQUIREMENTS

 

  • Experience in multi-platform sports environment preferred
  • Ability to write, edit, produce and gather content under heavy deadline pressure without compromising accuracy or credibility
  • Passionately develops and presents story ideas
  • Basic understanding and demonstration of multi-media file formats and strong computer skills
  • Ability to write, edit, produce and gather content under heavy deadline pressure without compromising accuracy or credibility
  • Significant experience in South American fútbol environment and strong journalistic skills
  • Knowledge and understanding of various media platforms, including broadcast, web and mobile
  • Basic understanding and demonstration of multi-media file formats and strong computer skills
  • Believes that teams are smarter and more dynamic together working as one
  • Invested and engaged in all South American fútbol community and authentically understands and represents viewer interest.

 

IF YOU HAVEN’T YET GOT A FEEL FOR THE ROLE, THEN READ ON…

 

Formed as a unique alliance between two sports media giants, Perform and WME|IMG, FC Diez Media is a commercial vehicle created to drive commercial growth and deliver innovative development strategies for CONMEBOL and its club competitions.

This new venture holds responsibility for all global media rights sales and commercial consultancy across CONMEBOL Libertadores, Sudamericana and Recopa competitions; ranging from game presentation and competition formats to brand development and digital promotion. We were established at the start of 2018 and our goal is to elevate the CONMEBOL club competition products to world class standards and transform the digital experience for a global South American football audience.

Above all else is our love of football and belief that South American football represents the very best there is on offer. Our job is to bring that brand of football to the world, connecting a greater global audience than ever before.

Here is what you can expect from working at FC Diez Media 

  • A stimulating, fast-paced environment.
  • A passionate, close knit team with a collaborative ethos.
  • Involvement in high-profile football decision making
  • The chance to bring South American football to fans all over the globe in new and innovative ways.
  • The expertise and support of two of the world’s most successful sports agencies Perform and WME|IMG.

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