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Content Editor Full-Time Opportunity

Discussion in 'Freelance/stringer help wanted' started by SportsDirect_HR, Jan 22, 2010.

  1. SportsDirect_HR

    SportsDirect_HR New Member

    SportsDirect Inc. is a leading online media company who provides sports content that serves marketers, publishers, and consumers worldwide. We are currently searching for a full time Content Editor to add to our successful team here in our Halifax, Nova Scotia office.

    The Content Editor will oversee our new previews and recaps section of our Editorial department which will cover the four major pro sports and college football and basketball. Key responsibilities will include:

    • Establishing and maintaining a freelance network of content producers
    • Scheduling of assignments and editing shifts
    • Editing content
    • Giving critical feedback to editors and writers as needed
    • Ensuring deadlines and customer needs are met
    • Working with senior editor to establish content strategies

    Required Skills and Qualifications:

    • Minimum five years of journalism experience, preferably some with editing
    • Excellent spelling and grammar skills
    • Excellent knowledge of CP or AP style
    • Solid general knowledge of the Internet and ability to surf the web with comfort
    • Ability to work evenings, weekends and holidays

    If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please forward your cover letter and resume to jobs@sportsdirectinc.com.

    While we appreciate everyone’s interest, only persons selected for an interview will be contacted
  2. cyclingwriter

    cyclingwriter Active Member

    Is the job based in Nova Scotia or will it be work from anywhere?
  3. SportsDirect_HR

    SportsDirect_HR New Member

    The position is onsite here in our Halifax Nova Scotia office.
  4. Dan Hickling

    Dan Hickling Member

    The harbour there is breath taking ...
  5. nmsports

    nmsports Member

    So are the winters...
  6. da man

    da man Well-Known Member

    If this is full time, isn't this on the wrong board?
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