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Content Editor part-time

Ref. UK-Editor

Job Purpose Summary

Sub-editing, and running live minute-by-minute coverage during football matches, principally Tuesday to Thursday.

Key Responsibilities

The role involves providing live commentary, editing comments from reporters at the stadiums, sourcing statistics and inserting images, video, tweets and sponsored content. The successful candidate must be able to adapt to house style and tone.

The role will be on an ongoing freelance or zero-hours basis. Successful candidates will also be considered for further work on other deltatre UK projects should opportunities present themselves. Due to the nature of the work, candidates must be available for work during evenings.

Person Specification

Technical attributes:

  • An excellent standard of written English (essential)
  • Computer literate and thoroughly confident with Windows operating systems (essential)
  • Familiar with covering live events (desirable)
Personal attributes:
  • An excellent knowledge of European football (essential)
  • Enthusiastic about social media platforms (desirable)
  • A good eye for detail (essential)
  • Comfortable working in a high-pressure live in-game environment (essential)
  • Creative, flexible and self-motivated (essential)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills (essential)
  • Exceptional time-management (essential)
  • Meticulous attention to detail and good judgement (essential)
  • Organised and able take on instructions (essential)

How to apply

We are committed to ensuring that we provide equal opportunities for all.

Please let us know if you need us to make any adjustments or if you have any special requirements for the interview process.

Interested candidates are invited to send a short letter of application and curriculum vitae by e-mail to: recruitment.media@deltatre.com

Please note we can only respond to shortlisted candidates.