Whistle Sports is hiring a

Content Development Manager (Freelance)

New York, United States

Who We Are:

Welcome to Whistle Sports. We are progressive and bold. We show and tell. We are Connectors of the Sports Community that live to entertain, engage and empower:

  • Fans with the sports they want in ways they never knew possible
  • Social influencers & creators, athletes, leagues and teams deeper and more directly with their communities
  • Brands with Millennial consumers in unique and differentiated ways

We're growing fast and are looking to add top talent to our team that's ready to grow with us! Check us out at whistlesports.com

Primary Job Description:

  • Create, pitch and develop original show ideas for digital and linear media platforms
  • Work with influencers, athletes, leagues, and teams to develop dynamic, authentic, engaging content
  • Develop and see shows through from pre-production to delivery

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • 3-5 years of experience developing and/or producing unscripted content, relationships with unscripted production companies, agents, producers a plus
  • Must have a vast knowledge of the social influencer space
  • Must be comfortable defending opinions in a collaborative environment
  • Have a current awareness of new talent and popular culture
  • Be able to identify unique ideas, trends, and talent before it becomes the norm
  • Experience adapting digital and social trends into serialized programming

This position can be based out of our HQ in NYC or our Santa Monica office; the term will be a minimum of 2 months.