Head of Global Audio
Remote
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
The Athletic Media Company

501-1,000 employees

Sports news
Company Overview
The Athletic Media Company's mission is to produce coverage for die-hard fans
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$139.6M

Founded

2016

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

11%

2 year growth

21%
Locations
United States
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
IT & Security
Requirements
  • 10+ years of experience producing a national broadcast in an audio or video format
  • Track record of launching and sustaining successful podcasts or video series
  • Expert knowledge of a wide range of audio formats and distribution channels
  • Deep understanding of sports and how topics are covered and discussed by fans
  • Excellent leadership and team development skills
  • Strong attention to detail and highly organized
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Responsibilities
  • Manage the production and growth teams with regular check-ins
  • Partner with leadership to set ambitious goals and manage the team effectively
  • Build podcasts with a diverse set of hosts and guests
  • Curate formats, shows, and hosts to offer subscribers a distinctive, high-quality, and entertaining experience
  • Think about properties as franchises and come up with new ways to build audience/promote network growth
  • Work with the commercial team to monetize content and create strong, long-lasting brand partnerships
  • Serve as the connective tissue between audio production and other departments within the company
  • Develop meaningful relationships with leaders throughout HQ
  • Provide input into the organization of the production team to achieve ambitious growth targets while staying within budget
Desired Qualifications
  • Self-starter with great time management skills
  • Ability to make difficult decisions for the good of the business
  • Remote-based position in the United States, United Kingdom, or Canada that may require some travel