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Job listing closed on 11 Jul 2024
4 Jul 2024

Director, Content

🇺🇸 Sacramento, CA, USA
Full Time
6+ years exp.
US$100,000 – US$110,000 per year


Direct the company’s day-to-day content strategy, as well as the team members who support it. Drive advancement of the organization’s storytelling through video production efforts for the Sacramento Kings, Golden 1 Center, and Stockton Kings by developing tactics to enhance the fan experience online and in-venue. Manage and support the career development of 9+ full- and part-time team members.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead content strategy, focused on long- and short-form video storytelling, including pre-production, production, editing, and post-production for use online, in market and venue.
  • Direct the organization’s all-access, long-form video series to drive connection between the team and its worldwide fanbase.
  • Manage department integration into video production, including marketing, partnerships, creative, social responsibility, communications, and ticket sales.
  • Oversee home and away game and event coverage across brands.
  • Manage use of analytics to test, support, report, benchmark and guide evolution of video production strategy.
  • Actively maintain industry best practices, including video production optimization and trends, and recommend innovative methods to enrich the fan experience online and in arena.
  • Oversee collaboration with third-party production companies and creators to enrich the organization’s video production.
  • Collaborate across the organization to provide world-class customer service to internal and external customers.


  • Background in video production, broadcast, journalism, communications, and/or social media.
  • 6+ years of experience producing and editing videos to drive engagement for a global brand.
  • 5+ years of experience developing and managing a team to establish and achieve ambitious goals.
  • Expert knowledge and use of Sony, Canon, DJI, and the latest professional cameras and equipment.
  • In-depth experience using Adobe Creative Cloud Suite, Final Cut Pro, Livestream,, and Motion Array.
  • Savvy with the latest in production audio, including coordinating music rights, and utilizing services such as Universal Production Music, APM and more.
  • On the leading edge of the latest trends impacting culture with history of filtering and adapting those that can help advance an organization’s connection with its worldwide fanbase.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, as well as experience overseeing production calendars and outlines.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft 365, Asana, artificial intelligence, and related platforms to drive business forward.
  • Knowledge of the NBA, Sacramento Kings, entertainment, esports, and pop culture.
  • Passionate about and committed to leadership, teamwork, responsiveness, and customer service.
  • Motivated to thrive in a fast-paced, detail-oriented workplace.
  • Regularly work days, nights, weekends, holidays, as well as travel.


The salary range for this full-time, exempt role is $100,000 - $110,000 + a 10% annual discretionary bonus. Years of experience, skills, and other factors are considered when determining the salary offered. Total compensation & offer package will include the following:

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits for employees and dependents
  • Self-Directed Time Off + 11 Paid Holidays
  • Employer 401(k) match
  • Cell Phone Stipend
  • Sacramento Kings home game tickets, team store discounts, and more!