Yahoo Sports Canada Host/Reporter
Oath Inc
Toronto, CA
6d ago

Yahoo Sports connects fans to the sports and fantasy games they love most and is the first screen for the next generation of sports fans worldwide,who crave real-

time personalized quality content and superior fan experiences every day.

Job Description

Yahoo Sports Canada is looking for a dynamic and highly collaborative host / reporter to produce compelling content across all platforms, including video, podcast and written articles.

The role will include hosting and helping produce video shows and series across all formats, including social, mobile-only, live, and other channels of distribution.

The successful candidate has a deep understanding of the type of content that resonates with today’s digital sports fan and knows how to leverage stories for specific platforms.

Responsibilities

Host and contribute on-air across multiple original video and audio programs

Collaborate with producers and editorial leads to develop robust coverage plans

Provide original reporting through video, articles, and social media channels across priority sports and leagues, including the Raptors, Blue Jays, and NHL

Appear on-camera and produce content for social media platforms such as Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube

Represent Yahoo Sports Canada on TV, radio, and promotional events

Interview athletes and report on breaking news and trending storylines

Host and participate in live video shows

Qualifications

3-5 years of on-air experience in video; podcast experience preferred

Dynamic personality that connects and engages with fans

Strong understanding of digital sports media landscape and emerging user trends

Experience and confidence in hosting and participating in live shows

Excellent knowledge of major sports such as the NHL, NBA and MLB

Proficiency in engagement and producing content for social / mobile audience

Highly collaborative and thrives in team environments

Ability to work with multiple producers and editors on projects

Willing to travel and working nights / weekends as coverage requires

Strategic thinker who has a passion for innovation and connecting with sports fans in new ways

Oath is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on, age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.

Oath is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for employees during their employment.

Please let us know if you need a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or participate in the application process.

Currently work for Oath? Please apply on our internal career site.

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