DraftKings is hiring an

On-Camera Talent – DraftKings TV

Boston, United States

Company

DraftKings is a technology company that creates the most exciting digital sports competitions on the planet. Focused on the rapidly growing Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) space, DraftKings offers players the opportunity to compete through web and mobile channels in 1-day or 1-week fantasy sports contests for cash prizes and money-can’t-buy experiences. Founded in 2012, we are headquartered in Boston, with additional offices in New York City and London. This is a unique opportunity to work at a company experiencing explosive growth while inventing an industry. We bring the most incredible experiences and the industry's biggest contests to our players. We are looking for exceptional talent to play for our team! Apply today and be a part of our success story.

 

On-Camera Talent

As on-camera talent for DraftKings TV, you will play a key role in shaping the voice and engaging the audience of a fast-growing digital content publishing channel. Using your fantasy sports expertise, editorial judgment and a wealth of stats and data, you’ll provide actionable, real-time insight and analysis to our international audience of fantasy players. 

 

Responsibilities

  • Research, script and deliver a number of brief daily video segments providing analysis for each day’s DraftKings fantasy sport offerings
  • Serve as talent/host for a variety of styles of videos, including breaking news, stat analysis, educational strategy, roundtable debate and more
  • Facilitate discussion among fantasy sports analysts and players during live and live-to-tape programs
  • Work in conjunction with video producer to develop and editorially curate DraftKings TV’s programming
  • Assist producer with set-up of studio shoots
  • Develop social media following and engage with DraftKings TV audience

 

Qualifications

  • Communications, Film, Media Production degree or career-related degree
  • 3-5 years experience in serving as on-camera talent in professional capacity
  • Thorough understanding of daily fantasy sports strategy
  • Commanding knowledge of professional sports team active rosters
  • Proficiency with statistical research and analysis
  • Expedient and clear scriptwriter
  • Basic understanding of video and audio recording equipment
  • Experience reading from a teleprompter a plus
  • Exceptional verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills is a must
  • Self-starter who is comfortable in a fast paced, quickly changing environment
  • Occasional night and weekend availability required
  • Must provide examples of previous work and/or reel