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Staff Writer - ClevelandBrowns.com

Discussion in 'Journalism Jobs' started by Andrew Gribble, Dec 20, 2018.

  1. Andrew Gribble

    Andrew Gribble New Member

    Happy Holidays!

    As I did the last time I looked to fill this position, I'll try my best to get back to anyone who has any immediate questions. This thing will really pick up some steam at the start of the new year.

    Jobs, NFL, Careers

    The Staff Writer/Content Creator is responsible for creating, aggregating and curating engaging Cleveland Browns, NFL and fan lifestyle written and digital content for the Cleveland Browns digital, social media and print publications.

    • Create written content for Cleveland Browns media assets – including but not limited to: team web site, social media sites, game program and newsletters
    • Generate short-form, blog-style digital content
    • Research and develop story ideas
    • Manage process of sizing and uploading photos to the team digital properties
    • Make swift editorial decisions and write clean and precise copy
    • Work closely with internal departments to promote team initiatives
    • Maintain an active social media presence
    • Proven ability to develop creative, compelling stories
    • Excellent writing, research, communication and organizational skills
    • 3+ years of experience covering a team, league or college conference/association
    • Proven ability to multi-task and produce content for multiple media platforms, including audio and video.
    • Proven ability to work under strict deadlines
    • Willingness to cover football and non-football events
    • Willingness to work flexible and non-traditional hours
    • Experience working with a website content management system
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Able to work extended hours/weekends as required
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
    • Team player
    • Working knowledge of Photoshop; graphic design skills a plus

  2. StacDemon

    StacDemon New Member

    Is this by any chance a remote position?
  3. Kinney60

    Kinney60 Member

    Where do you go to apply?
  4. Andrew Gribble

    Andrew Gribble New Member

    1. You'd be working from the Browns office in Berea, Ohio.

    2. The link to apply is in the post.
  5. Mwilliams685

    Mwilliams685 Active Member

    Who should I address my cover letter to?
  6. CD Boogie

    CD Boogie Well-Known Member

    Paul Brown
    Jordan Hansen and Baron Scicluna like this.
  7. Mwilliams685

    Mwilliams685 Active Member

    I guess I'll add a Quija board to my Christmas list.
  8. Andrew Gribble

    Andrew Gribble New Member

    Address it to me.
  9. Mwilliams685

    Mwilliams685 Active Member

    Awesome. That’s what I thought. Just wanted to be sure. Thanks!
  10. Twirling Time

    Twirling Time Well-Known Member

    Better job than you think, looking forward.
  11. Izzy Gould

    Izzy Gould Member

    Andrew's a good guy and he cares very much about doing great work. You'll be lucky to work with him and you'll learn a lot. And the Browns are on the rise! Good luck if you apply.
    Tommy Deas and RonClements like this.
  12. Ice9

    Ice9 Active Member

    Jesus, you guys suck at internet trolling
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