Position: Live Sports Production Manager
Location: Menlo Park CA US
Serve as the single point of contact for live sports production that optimizes for on-platform features, community engagement and key performance metrics.
Create FB Live Sports production creative guidelines for partners by consulting with various internal and external stakeholders to creatively plan and translate existing fan behaviors, on-platform data and new product strategies into new visual forms of live sports on Facebook
Lead the creation of visionary live sports content with partners around the world as well as seamless integration of engagements with external agencies, vendors or crews that are necessary to support broader goals
Influence new product strategies with insights and experience from managing multiple production projects concurrently focused on mobile / social production
Define, communicate, implement and monitor technical quality standards and creative integrity on all live sports deals
Manage and build strong production partner relationships
Continue to proactively learn about product creative strategy and also be able to educate cross-functional partners and internal team members on the latest product developments BA or BS Degree
7+ years of experience in leading production in live sports or live digital video in the US sports / TV industry
Understanding of Facebook products that drive community and fan engagement
Knowledge of live TV production hardware/software and integration of social/mobile content and features
Experienced with production innovative in live video and experimentation with live sports content
Experience leading a team in a cross-functional work setting
Communication and presentation skills, and the ability to clarify and summarize issues
Ability to thrive in a dynamic environment
Ability to manage multiple priorities and projects simultaneously and meet deadlines
Collaboration and relationship-building skills and the ability to develop working relationships
Understanding in social media trends related to sports
Attention to detail and visual communication skills
Ability to communicate ideas, decisions, and reasoning to a broad audience, including peers and leadership teams.
Experience working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment. As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Facebook is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion.
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