Digital Football Journalist
Posted on Aug 2, 2019 by SmartList
An opportunity has arisen to join the sports desk in Sheffield in a role with a specific focus on Sheffield Wednesday.
Based in our Sheffield office, you will work in a digitally-led newsroom, helping us to understand how to create the right content for our audiences. Below is the role profile for this opportunity.
This is an opportunity to experience covering one of the biggest clubs on JPIMedia patches with the successful applicant working alongside Chief Wednesday writer Dom Howson.
The role would include:
Uncovering the latest Sheffield Wednesday news for all platforms
Produce engaging content which drives digital audience
Conducting interviews with key club figures
Driving matchday coverage online
Reacting to breaking news and exploring all avenues of coverage of any particular news item
Producing a variety of pieces including comment, colour, graphics, photo article pages, features, videos etc.
Liaising with the Central Content team to maximise web traffic
Assisting in the wider coverage of sport delivered by The Star
The right candidate must be an outstanding digital journalist, with a proven track record. It is essential that you are available on evenings and weekends. This is not a nine-to-five job.
Interested? Click apply now!
Vacancy: Digital Football Journalist