Sports News Writer:
Ensure coverage of world football news and social media engagement. If you are looking to gain invaluable experience covering the beautiful game (football/soccer), please get in touch with our writing team. The duration of the position varies between 3 to 6 months.
Solid knowledge of professional football leagues and competitions; the players and coaches.
Previous web writing experience – either your own blog/website or contribution to other websites.
Great command of English language, ability to write in creative, engaging, entertaining style.
Comfortable interacting with our users via social media (facebook, twitter)
Benefits of writing for LiveSoccerTV
Gain instant readership. With over 1 million monthly readers you will have instant access to large audience.
Get your own author page with biography and link to your own website/blog (if you have one).
We offer you a great collaborative environment where you will be able to apply your passion of the beautiful game.
You will work closely with our writing team in our online and flexible environment.
There is no restriction on your location, in fact we encourage international applicants.
Covering international soccer news for our website.
We will offer you professional training, special assignments, ongoing feedback as well as the opportunity to reach hundreds of thousands of readers while covering your favorite sport.
We offer the succesful candidates a monthly stipend and the opportunity to join our permanent staff. We are open to international writers from all continents.
Coverage of international soccer news and related social media content. Weekly assignments. Timely publishing of the latest news coming out of the football world and intergration on FB, Twitter etc.
Additional Project Description:
01/16/2013 at 14:53 EST
Job Posting got cancelled by mistake.. on Jan 15.
Interested applicants please provide sample of your writing as per below:
DUE TO THE MANY NUMBER OF APPLICANTS WE HAVE RECEIVED, WE ARE ASKING YOU TO PLEASE PROVIDE A SAMPLE OF YOUR WRITING. (IF YOU HAVE ALREADY DONE SO, YOU CAN IGNORE THIS UPDATE)
Please provide a News Snippet concerning today's news about:
- Top player, team or coach
- include link to a video, image that can enhance the news snippet.
- highlight talking points to entice users to comment, share etc.
- Word count : apx. 100-150
- In addition, provide a descriptive and catchy title. (include a 10-15 word description)
Here is an example
Deadline is January 17.