Assistant Sports News Editor (Freelance) | Media Owner | London
Assistant Sports News Editor required for a leading Media Owner based in London to be part of a high-energy 24/7 news environment. With a passion and keen interest for sport, you will be working closely with reporters to provide engaging and topical sports news stories across all digital platforms. Your positive energy and enthusiasm for sports news will be imperative for this unique opportunity with a world-wide known Media Owner. This is a European wide role – fluency in a second European language would be beneficial but not essential. If you’re a self-starter with a keen interest in sports news, then this is an opportunity not to be missed!
- Experienced sports news editor from a newsroom environment
- Top-class editing skills within the digital sports space
- Passionate about the news desk environment with a solution focused mind-set
- Excellent knowledge across all sports, with a focus on football
- Experience working with all kinds of content (text, audio, video, social)
- Strong copy-editing skills
- Fluent in a second European language (nice to have)
ABOUT THE ROLE
This Assistant Sports News Editor role calls for a confident and enthusiastic individual from a news background, with excellent understanding of the sports industry. This is a full-time freelance desk-based position based in London. The right candidate will be asked to create content across multiple different sports – including up and coming sports! Responsibilities include sourcing, writing, and developing sports stories with a target for the digital audience.
ABOUT THE COMPANY
Leading Media Owner based in London. A notable competitor in the field of sports news with a reputation for having dynamic teams and an excellent environment for creative individuals to learn and develop.
GET IN TOUCH
Please submit your details for more information about this opportunity.
Phone: 0207 265 7800 Email: KC@RedCat-Digital.com
Start Date: ASAP
Salary: Dependent on experience
Type: Full-time Freelancer