Careers: Content

Why join Content?

Bleacher Report’s content division focuses on editorial, programming and social media. All of our teams work together to deliver consistent, high-quality content experiences that provide our users with the best sports coverage no matter where you are.

Our editorial team works closely with other content departments to ensure the quality of all content across Bleacher Report’s platforms. B/R’s programming team is responsible for placing all of our content in the right places. Our social media team creates and distributes some of the most viral sports content on the web.

For more information on positions, check out our current opportunities below.

Associate Producer

About Us:

Bleacher Report is the social voice of sports – creating and collaborating on the culture of sports for the next generation of fans. Its vision for making sports bigger than games has led to unmatched engagement. Bleacher Report also provides an industry-leading fan experience on mobile devices through the highly addictive Bleacher Report app Follow the action at bleacherreport.com and through Instagram @BleacherReport.

Associate Producer:

We are looking for an experienced, NYC-based Associate Producer to join our Premium Content team for a new NFL-centric show hosted by B/R Talent Master Tesfatsion.

The Associate Producer is responsible for supporting producers from pre-production through post and generally supporting the creative team. The AP will also be on location for shoots, responsible for coordinating guest talent, and coordinating across departments to ensure deliverables and materials are being managed properly.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Researching retired athletes, stats, and pop culture and preparing research packets
  • Organizing and tracking projects from pre through post-production 
  • Taking detailed notes in writers rooms, production meetings and edits
  • Maintaining department-wide documents
  • Scheduling department and cross-departmental meetings
  • Supporting Producers through all aspects of production, including crews, catering, casting, location management, production design, props and talent
  • Researching and obtaining archival sports and news footage and social media posts
  • Tracking and managing deliverables in a post-production capacity

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years experience working in a professional production environment
  • Ability to communicate ideas effectively and efficiently
  • Organized, detail oriented, and self motivated
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Sports fan with an appetite for NFL knowledge
  • Knowledge of digital post-production process using Adobe, Google Docs, and Apple software
  • Adobe Premiere knowledge and understanding preferred

Bleacher Report is a division of Turner. Turner and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled. Turner and its subsidiaries are E-Verify users.


Associate Producer / Researcher (Contract Position)

Associate Producer / Researcher (Contract Position)

We are looking for an experienced, Las Vegas-based Associate Producer to join a new BR department opening at Caesars Palace. The B/R x Caesars team will be tasked executing content involving socializing, generalizing and gamifying sports betting culture.

The Associate Producer is responsible for supporting producers from pre-production through post and generally supporting the creative team and production manager. Another key role for the AP will be researching and fact checking game show components and segments for weekly series being created from the new Caesars studio. The AP will also be in the field / studio for shoots, and coordinate across departments to ensure deliverables and materials are being managed properly.

This position is an initial 2 year contract position with the potential to extend.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Compiling sports betting research and fact-checking game show components

  • Organizing and tracking projects in pre- and post-production 

  • Taking detailed notes in writers rooms and production meetings

  • Maintaining department-wide documents

  • Scheduling department and cross-departmental meetings

  • Supporting Producers through all aspects of production, including crews, catering, casting, props and talent

  • Acting as an AP and coordinator for field shoots

  • Tracking and managing deliverables in a post-production capacity

  • Liaising between departments to manage video assets

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years experience working in a professional production environment

  • Ability to communicate ideas effectively and efficiently

  • Organized, detail oriented, and self motivated

  • Ability to work in a team environment

  • Sports fan with an appetite for sports betting knowledge

  • Knowledge of digital post-production process using Adobe, Google Docs, and Apple software

  • Adobe Premiere knowledge and understanding preferred

Bleacher Report is a division of Turner. Turner and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled. Turner and its subsidiaries are E-Verify users.

Head Writer/Producer (Contract Position)

Head Writer/Producer (Contract Position)


About Us:
Bleacher Report is the social voice of sports – creating and collaborating on the culture of sports for the next generation of fans. Its vision for making sports bigger than games has led to unmatched engagement on social media, where it consistently ranks as the No. 1 publisher. Bleacher Report also provides an industry-leading fan experience on mobile devices through its top-rated app. In February, 2018, Bleacher Report was rated the by Fast Company. Find Bleacher Report on the web at www.bleacherreport.com and on Instagram/Facebook/Twitter @BleacherReport. Bleacher Report is a division of Turner Sports.


About the Role:

We are looking for an experienced, Head Writer/Producer to join our Premium content team to lead a group of writers/producers around our new content partnership with Caesars. 

The B/R x Caesars creative team will be tasked with writing, creating and executing content involving socializing, generalizing and gamifying sports betting culture. This head writer will lead a small team of other writers/producers to help develop concepts for game shows and live football shows emanating from a state-of-the-art studio being built at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.

This team-player is responsible for directing and/or producing top-level productions as well as managing and mentoring junior writer/producers on the team. The Head Writer/producer will also assist the Executive Producer/showrunner in identifying new storytelling trends and elevating content capabilities of the Caesars content team

This position is an initial 2 year contract position with the potential to extend.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Work closely with Exec Producer/Showrunner to develop, write, and direct and produce show executions, segments and videos.
  • Oversees day-to-day operations to implement the overall content vision as established by the EP/showrunner
  • Generate and pitch ideas on a weekly basis, building a strategy with a content lead.
  • Work with producers to make sure creative vision set by EP/showrunner is being realized on set.
  • Helps determine the creative vision and "look and feel" of shows and series, aligned with respective Executive Producer's vision.
  • Assists with the creation of all promotional material that maximize appeal of programming to viewers.
  • Works with programming to ensure required timely delivery of all assets.
  • 7+ years experience working in a professional video production environment
  • Manages the performance of a writing/producing team which includes but is not limited to annual performance reviews, career growth guidance, coaching and compensation recommendations
  • Bachelor's degree required
  • Job located in Las Vegas


Bleacher Report is a division of Turner. Turner and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled. Turner and its subsidiaries are E-Verify users.

Senior Content Programmer

About Us:

Bleacher Report is the social voice of sports – creating and collaborating on the culture of sports for the next generation of fans. Its vision for making sports bigger than games has led to unmatched engagement on social media, where it consistently ranks as the No. 1 publisher. Bleacher Report also provides an industry-leading fan experience on mobile devices through its top-rated app. In February, 2018, Bleacher Report was rated the 3rd most innovative media company in the world by Fast Company. Find Bleacher Report on the web at www.bleacherreport.com and on Instagram/Facebook/Twitter @BleacherReport. Bleacher Report is a division of Turner Sports.

About the Role:

A Senior Programmer is responsible for finding engaging sports content for B/R’s mobile app and website. They are in charge of planning app strategy around key tentpole events throughout the sports calendar and assist in giving feedback to junior programmers.

Responsibilities:

  • Create and send push notifications about breaking news, viral moments in sports and culture

  • Craft push notification plans around key tentpole events throughout the sports calendar

  • Collaborate with social, front page teams to ensure push notification and content packaging plans are consistent across platforms

  • Help establish B/R’s voice and tone on desktop and mobile channels

Requirements:

  • 2-4 years of sports media experience preferred

  • Sports fanatic with a strong understanding of all major sports. Expertise in Fantasy Football, MLB, MMA, WWE a plus.

  • A keen awareness of Bleacher Report’s voice. When breaking news happens, be expected to know how B/R reacts on multiple platforms.

  • Tech savvy. It’s important that the candidate is well versed in the world of Internet sports. Monitoring Twitter, major sports sites, and other social aggregation tools are examples of activities an ideal candidate would perform on a daily basis.

  • Deep understanding of current and emerging social trends.

  • Possess strong writing and communication skills.  Editing skills/experience is a plus; formal editing background is not required but a keen eye for punctuation and grammar is crucial.

  • Candidate must be based in, or willing to relocate to San Francisco

 

Turner and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled. Turner and its subsidiaries are E-Verify users.

Senior Creative Strategist

About Us:

Bleacher Report is the social voice of sports – creating and collaborating on the culture of sports for the next generation of fans. Its vision for making sports bigger than games has led to unmatched engagement on social media, where it consistently ranks as the No. 1 publisher. Bleacher Report also provides an industry-leading fan experience on mobile devices through its top-rated app. Bleacher Report is a division of Turner Sports.

The Playmaker team brings B/R’s industry-leading voice and distribution strategy to life for brand partners. Playmaker creates video, social, interactive and live events platforms and then execute the ideas with internal and external partners.

Role: 

Reporting to the Director of Creative Strategy, the Senior Creative Strategist creates and develops ideas and strategies for Playmaker. From the brainstorm to the final product, the Senior Creative Strategist works to ensure the content execution is compelling and engaging for the Bleacher Report, House of Highlights, B/R Kicks, and B/R Football audiences. This is a client-facing role that also works alongside a variety of internal teams in the marketing and sales organizations.

Responsibilities: 

  • Create and develop concepts -- including original pilots, IP, and branded content -- that entertain and engage sports-culture audiences
  • Own and lead creative projects from conception to completion
  • Craft strategies for internal and external partners based on actionable data and editorial insights
  • Lead creative pitches to senior clients on the agency and brand side; must be comfortable pitching a room of 2-20
  • Write copy for client pitches and creative projects
    Lead brainstorms and ensuing creative development of content, mobile games, e-commerce and experiences
  • Work with production teams throughout creative execution process; including storyboarding and copywriting
  • Collaborate with integrated marketing, e-commerce and experiential teams in creation of 360 programs
  • Stay on the cutting edge of social/digital trends and competitive set   

Requirements:

  • Must have at 7+ years of editorial, strategy and/or creative experience
  • Excellent creative, writing, communication and strategic skills
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment and handling multiple projects at once
  • Adept at collaborating with creative teams from start to finish
  • Experience working with sports-culture and youth-focused brands a must

Bleacher Report is a division of Turner. Turner and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled. Turner and its subsidiaries are E-Verify users.


Talent Booker

About Us:

Bleacher Report is the social voice of sports – creating and collaborating on the culture of sports for the next generation of fans. Its vision for making sports bigger than games has led to unmatched engagement. Bleacher Report also provides an industry-leading fan experience on mobile devices through the highly addictive Bleacher Report app Follow the action at bleacherreport.com and through Instagram @BleacherReport.

About The Role:

Bleacher Report is looking for an individual to own the talent booking/access for BR shows, premium content, HoH and social projects. 

Responsibilities:

  • Manage talent booking efforts across Bleacher Report's shows, social projects & editorial.
  • Manage cross-departmental communication. re: talent access initiatives. 
  • Build and manage relationships with talent agencies and agents, managers and publicists. 
  • Manage shoot-day logistics, with help of support team (travel, green room, etc.)

About you:

  • 4-6 years experience in the sports talent booking space.
  • Ability to leverage existing relationships with talent agencies.
  • Deep understanding of both sports & pop culture. 
  • Proven ability to pitch creative to talent & their reps.

Bleacher Report is a division of Turner. Turner and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled. Turner and its subsidiaries are E-Verify users.

Technical Director - Temp

About Us:

Bleacher Report is the social voice of sports – creating and collaborating on the culture of sports for the next generation of fans. Its vision for making sports bigger than games has led to unmatched engagement. Bleacher Report also provides an industry-leading fan experience on mobile devices through the highly addictive Bleacher Report app Follow the action at bleacherreport.com and through Instagram @BleacherReport.

Bleacher Report is looking to hire a Technical Director to assist in our busy studio production environment. This temporary position will be assisting our production team at our studios in NYC.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Crew leader who works with technical and production team to satisfy production needs for live
  • and taped programming under supervision of the Production Lead
  • Build and organize switcher effects, snapshots, transitions and specialty wipes
  • Help provide solutions for studio, and control room production needs
  • Test and prepare technical operations systems and equipment for use
  • Work closely with AV Tech Operations to ensure all equipment is meeting expectations

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree preferred (preferably in Communications) or equivalent work experience
  • Two-three (2-3) years of related TD experience in live, multi-camera studio production
  • preferred
  • Proficient in operation and building of effects on Ross Carbonite Switchers
  • General understanding of all aspects and duties of a Level 1 technician, including: Stage
  • Managing, Robotic Camera, Teleprompter, LED Lighting, Audio, Playback
  • Proficient in live studio and remote program operations

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • Familiarity with sports a plus
  • Live directing experience a plus
  • Proficiency in newsroom software system preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal & communication skills required
  • Must be a collaborative team player who works well with others, in a fast paced, dynamic
  • studio environment
  • Available to work flexible hours

Bleacher Report is a division of Turner. Turner and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled. Turner and its subsidiaries are E-Verify users.

Video Editor I, House of Highlights (Temp)

About Us:

House of Highlights is shaping the conversation around sports. HoH is not just a social account, but a distinctive personality that reflects, celebrates and amplifies youth culture. It is not just a social influencer: it actually influences behavior by fueling viral movements, as seen with the #DriveByDunkChallenge, the Running Man Challenge, and many more. What makes HoH so unique? The relatable, personal delivery feels as if @houseofhighlights is having a conversation with you and your friends.

About the Job:

We are looking for a Video Editor to be an integral part of House of Highlights team, specifically focusing on back-end editing for original content projects. Other responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Assisting the entire video team on story planning, pitch process, and new segments.
  • Graphic and photo organization, edit with Photoshop
  • Performing heavy editing work, compiling notes and doing string outs to guide content through the back end of production.

When submitting application, it is highly recommended to submit past examples of work and/or a reel.

Additional qualifications we're looking for in you: 

  • Minimum 1 year of Video Production experience
  • Passion for youth culture, sports, and digital media
  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of Adobe Premiere, Photoshop and web publishing skills
  • Deep understanding of content created specifically for social media, particularly IG and YouTube
  • Ability to work in a team environment with flexible work schedule, including nights and weekends
  • Energetic and enthusiastic self-starter who enjoys working under pressure
  • Bachelor’s degree 

Please submit a resume and state your level of sports knowledge within any or all major sports.

Bleacher Report is a division of Turner. Turner and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled. Turner and its subsidiaries are E-Verify users.