ESPN, Inc. Multiplatform content in Bengaluru, India

Purpose :-

India Editor, ESPNcricinfo will be responsible for all the match-related and new content for ESPNcricinfo for Indian cricket, not only our biggest market, but our biggest global audience base He will look after the day-to-day management of mainstream content and his job will include assigning video pieces that feed news or match-related stories. He will be in charge all the Indian writers and will be the critical link with the video production team. He will also coordinate with the copydesk, the global editorial teams and the multi-platform desk.

Responsibilities : Responsibilities :-

Lead content initiatives for emerging audiences on multiple platforms

• Work closely with the business development team to develop off-platform strategies

• Work towards delivering targets we set from time to time on social media engagement and audience growth

• Help develop new story-telling methods to make content more appealing to emerging audiences and casual fans

• Work with external partners when required to extend the reach our websites and content

• Work closely with all the content teams – video, news-desk, stats-desk correspondents and other social media teams from across the regions

Basic Qualifications :

Qualification & Experience :

A graduate degree from a recognized university

Preferred Qualifications :

Other Skills:

Understanding of the digital content landscape

• Understanding of content consumption patterns among young fans

• Leadership skills

• Knowledge of the game

• Good language and communication skills

• Creative thinking

• Ability to think visually

Job ID: 577319BR

Location: Bengaluru,India

Job Posting Company: Direct-to-Consumer and International