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ESPN STATS AND ANALYSIS Senior Manager of Integrity

Discussion in 'Journalism Jobs' started by kvade, Apr 3, 2008.

  1. kvade

    kvade New Member

    ESPN STATS & ANALYSIS / RESEARCH

    Senior Manager Integrity

    Job ID: 127770
    Job Responsibilities

    Key competencies include:
     The ability to grow and develop staff into top performers and groom them as future leaders
     Foster idea generation in an effort to utilize data in the most effective and creative forms across all ESPN platforms, including TV, the Internet and Mobile Publishing.
     Oversee the formation of data warehouses, a rich source of content that allows colleagues and the public to find the most interesting and accurate data for all sports
     Develop new methods of tracking statistics and new varieties of statistics
     Identify trends that should be explored and pushed to S&A content clients within ESPN
     Ensure the accuracy of data in a live, deadline environment for TV and New Media

    Prior management experience is critical, as developing and growing direct reports is a primary function of this job. This


    The Senior Manager of Integrity will report to the Senior Director of Prep & Research and will oversee a staff of Managers and Stats Researchers who will make up the Integrity Team. The Integrity Team will work around the clock to ensure that ESPN data is always accurate in real-time, in postgame reports and in season-to-date formats.


    Required Qualifications

    A qualified candidate will have at least 4-7 years of experience working with statistics, preferably in online, television or print sports. Team management experience is a plus. Must have excellent knowledge about scorekeeping and statistical record-keeping for most sports. Should have demonstrated ability to set goals and to hold staff accountable for meeting those goals. Meticulous attention to detail a must. Should have a working understanding of data formats, language and the processes necessary to provide them to end users. Also must have demonstrated excellence working with multiple departments to achieve a common goal.


    Apply to this job
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    JOB ID 127770
     
  2. Chi City 81

    Chi City 81 Guest

    No poll?
     
  3. Bob Sakamano

    Bob Sakamano New Member

    Are you one of them?
     
  4. dooley_womack1

    dooley_womack1 Well-Known Member

    Dammit, I wanted to vote!
     
  5. shotglass

    shotglass Guest

    Note to self: Turn and walk away. ;)
     
  6. Danny Noonan

    Danny Noonan Member

    Aw, come on, no poll?
     
  7. Football_Bat

    Football_Bat Well-Known Member

    I know, I giggled too.
     
  8. dooley_womack1

    dooley_womack1 Well-Known Member

    Like a giggly little girl?
     
  9. Steak Snabler

    Steak Snabler Well-Known Member

    Managing integrity? Is that like legislating morality?
     
  10. ZummoSports

    ZummoSports Member

    Integrity and ESPN mentioned in the same posting...what is the world coming to?
     
  11. Tom Petty

    Tom Petty Guest

    i've just learned there's no poll.
     
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