|News Editor, College Football
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Posted: April 25, 2017
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Typical Work Day at theScore
● Producing feature stories to reflect current sports events.
● Produce push alerts and aggregate news content from a variety of sources.
● Consult with editors on how to develop breaking news items throughout the day.
● Use a variety of media - including audio, video, and social media to enhance both spot and breaking news items.
What We Offer
● Competitive salary with Employee Share Purchase Plan
● Comprehensive Benefits package
● Fun, relaxed work environment
● Located downtown Toronto; easily accessible by public transit
● Snacks and drinks provided
● Awesome patio with BBQ
● Games room (bring your A game for our FIFA 17, arcade, ping pong and foosball tournaments!)
We are an equal opportunity employer. Accommodation will be made upon request.
● Extensive knowledge of College Football, including: history, league economics, teams, players, statistics, etc.
● A degree in Journalism is preferred.
● Previous experience in sports media is preferred.
● Able to pay great attention to detail in a fast paced environment.
● Experience with a variety of social media platforms (Twitter, Facebook, etc.).
● Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously.
● Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines.
● Willingness to take on other projects as they come up.
● Flexibility with regards to scheduling and an ability to work nights and weekends.
● Other duties as required
Submit your application by clicking this link News Editor, College Football
Web address: http://www.thescore.com