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Part-Time Desk Opening -- NFL Media Group

Discussion in 'Journalism Jobs' started by John Marvel, Nov 10, 2014.

  1. John Marvel

    John Marvel New Member

    If interested, please send note to NFLEditorJob@gmail.com ...

    Job Responsibilities:
    • Become a newsroom leader who works closely with writers and editors.
    • Edit, prioritize, and post content of all types (text, video, photo, etc.) in a fast-paced, deadline environment, mindful of NFL.com editorial and stylistic standards.
    • Demonstrate news judgment in editing and story selection consistent with NFL.com's editorial policies
    • Prioritize editing queue with the daily content plan but informed by data provided by real-time metrics
    • Monitor wire feeds and other outside sources, including social media, to ensure the latest NFL news is represented on the site
    • Ensure all content is grammatically correct and factually accurate

    Skills / Qualifications:
    • Willingness to work overnights and weekends
    • Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related degree preferred
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Strong organizational and prioritization skills
    • Familiarity with web analytics and their application
    • Ability to self-start and multi-task while setting priorities.
    • Proven NFL knowledge that lends itself to sound news judgment
    • Preferred experience working in a content management system
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