Sports Writer

Bedford town

The job

• Writing newsworthy, timely and relevant sports articles, blogs etc.
• Proofing & sub-editing content from other members of the team
• Researching and fact checking your content

About you

• Passionate about sports
• Self-starter with ability to support/lead ideation for content
• Be a diverse writer just as capable of writing extended features as they are writing short news stories in a variety of different sports and gaming verticals
• Be a persistent worker who is prepared to go the extra mile and takes thorough care over their work
• Previous journalism experience and/or a journalism qualification

What’s on offer?

• A positive, friendly atmosphere
• Extensive training – with a weekly lunch ‘n’ learn, funded external courses
• A vibrant social scene – monthly games night and regular days out (we’ve recently been karting, shooting & canoeing)
• As much fruit and snacks as you can eat. With free lunch every Friday
• A fantastic, spacious office with a dedicated beer/drinks fridge, ping pong table etc.
• Annual healthcheck and flu jab
• 22 days holiday (+1 for each years’ service, to a maximum of 5). With an extra day off on your birthday.

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    Lunch treats

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    Role progression

    Always encouraging growth, we offer weekly training sessions and monitor all progress as a team and individually

    Pension scheme

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