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FanDuel

FanDuel

Administration
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Posted on Friday, March 1, 2024

ABOUT FANDUEL

FanDuel Group (“FanDuel") is an innovative sports-tech entertainment company that is changing the way consumers engage with their favorite sports, teams, and leagues. The premier gaming destination in the United States, FanDuel consists of a portfolio of leading brands across gaming, sports betting, daily fantasy sports, advance-deposit wagering, and TV/media.

FanDuel has a presence across all 50 states with approximately 17 million customers and 28 retail locations. FanDuel is based in New York with offices in New Jersey , Georgia, California, Oregon, Canada and Scotland.

Its networks FanDuel TV and FanDuel+ are broadly distributed on linear cable television and through its relationships with leading direct-to-consumer over-the-top platforms.

FanDuel Group is a subsidiary of Flutter Entertainment plc, the world's largest sports betting and gaming operator with a portfolio of globally recognized brands and traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: FLUT).

THE ROSTER

At FanDuel, we give fans a new and innovative way to interact with their favorite games, sports and teams. We’re dedicated to building a winning team and we pride ourselves on being able to make every moment mean more, especially when it comes to your career. So, what does “winning” look like at FanDuel? It’s recognition for your hard-earned results, a culture that brings out your best work—and a roster full of talented coworkers. Make no mistake, we are here to win, but we believe in winning right. That means we’ll never compromise when it comes to looking out for our teammates. From creatives professionals to cutting edge technology innovators, FanDuel offers a wide range of career opportunities, best in class benefits, and the tools to explore and grow into your best selves. At FanDuel, our principle of “We Are One Team” runs through all our offices across the globe, and you can expect to be a part of an exciting company with many opportunities to grow and be successful.

THE POSITION
Our roster has an opening with your name on it

The Showrunner plays a pivotal role in supporting the ever-expanding TV Department at FanDuel. This person will primarily be responsible for overseeing the daily studio show “Up and Adams."

THE GAME PLAN
Everyone on our team has a part to play

  • Oversee all aspects of production of daily sports studio show including implementation of segment ideas, graphics and workflows.
  • Work directly with host to ideate and execute creative vision of show.
  • Hire, manage and oversee production team as direct supervisor and oversee assignments.
  • Mentor team members creating diverse and inclusive work environment while implementing best practices and hold teaming members accountable with regular performance reviews and providing constructive feedback.
  • Liaison between host and network executive team
  • Build on success of show and develop growth strategies including identifying and innovate new ways to increase and engage audience.
  • Collaborate interdepartmentally with marketing, ad sales, partnerships, legal, sportsbook, casino and others as needed
  • Strong crisis management skills including handling sensitive issues related to fast paced live broadcast environment
  • Plan out future shows including tentpole events such as Super Bowl, Kentucky Derby etc.
  • Work within budget assigned to show
  • Oversee social media producers and help identify clips with viral potential
  • Fill in as line producer as needed.
  • Must be able to collaborate effectively with different departments in a television production environment.
  • Strong knowledge of live sports television landscape and trends.

THE STATS
What we're looking for in our next teammate

  • Minimum 10 years of experience as a senior producer/manager at a national level studio show
  • Experience leading and supervising a production staff with strategic vision
  • Strong interest in and vast knowledge of global professional sports.
  • Experience assessing current trends and making content for audiences including on social media
  • Experience shepherding projects from ideation to implementation.
  • Experience overseeing multiple projects and programs at once with shifting priorities.
  • Knowledge of major sports (NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL) required, as well as the particulars of sports betting.

PLAYER BENEFITS
We treat our team right

From our many opportunities for professional development to our generous insurance and paid leave policies, we’re committed to making sure our employees get as much out of FanDuel as we ask them to give. Competitive compensation is just the beginning. As part of our team, you can expect:

  • An exciting and fun environment committed to driving real growth
  • Opportunities to build really cool products that fans love
  • Mentorship and professional development resources to help you refine your game
  • Be well, save well and live well - with FanDuel Total Rewards your benefits are one highlight reel after another

FanDuel is an equal opportunities employer and we believe, as one of our principal states, “We Are One Team!” We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, Veteran status, or another other characteristic protected by state, local or federal law. We believe FanDuel is strongest and best able to compete if all employees feel valued, respected, and included. We want our team to include diverse individuals because diversity of thought, diversity of perspectives, and diversity of experiences leads to better performance. Having a diverse and inclusive workforce is a core value that we believe makes FanDuel stronger and more competitive as One Team!

The applicable salary range for this position is $144,000 - $180,000, which is dependent on a variety of factors including relevant experience, location, business needs and market demand. This role may offer the following benefits: medical, vision, and dental insurance; life insurance; disability insurance; a 401(k) matching program; among other employee benefits. This role may also be eligible for short-term or long-term incentive compensation, including, but not limited to, cash bonuses and stock program participation. This role includes paid personal time off and 14 paid company holidays. FanDuel offers paid sick time in accordance with all applicable state and federal laws.

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