News Editor - Sports

Location
West London
Job type
Contract
Start date
Working days
as required
Amount
£125.00
Rate
Per Day
Job details

NEWS EDITOR – Major Global Sports Event

 

We are looking for a number of freelance news editor for our clients channels news desk for a major global sporting event, covering shifts across 24 hours a day (00-08; 08-16; 16-00 as a rough overview).

 

The roles will be split between covering the event through breaking news reports and quote-led pieces; helping cover the wider sporting agenda with a particular focus on football, tennis and snooker; and live text coverage of the day at the event.

 

We are looking for people with a background in news reporting and editing - who are passionate about covering the biggest events in sport and available during February.

 

It will be office based so being able to travel to the HQ in West London.

 

This is a great opportunity to join the team and help deliver a major sporting event with the official broadcaster.

The company is proud of their positive working environment, and it should be good fun.

 

DESIRABLE QUALITIES IN YOU

 

  • Experience in a digital newsroom, or ability to show commitment to journalism
  • Understanding of SEO
  • Proactive and full of ideas
  • Winter Sports knowledge an asset, but not essential
Name
Adrian Thomas
Phone
07591 387332
E-mail
recruit@ems-tp.com
Deadline
Job reference
AT1121NE

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