English Content Editor
We are looking for a talented and football obsessed content editor to join our editorial team in Tel Aviv.
Candidates must have a strong editorial background and work experience in New Media. Candidates should have expert knowledge of the Premier League, as well as expertise in German, Spanish, Italian and Championship football. Excellent writing and editing skills, as well as relevant work experience across multiple social media platforms are a must.
We are looking for dynamic individuals who thrive under the pressure of a 24/7, fast moving editorial newsroom and who understand the challenges and opportunities that come with working at a quickly expanding start-up.
3 years content/editorial experience as a journalist, editor, blogger or in a relevant field a must
Superb understanding of Social Media as it relates to content distribution and social growth
Expert understanding of Associated Press (or similar) stylebook and standards
Expert knowledge of the Premier League, La Liga, Bundesliga, Serie A and Championship
Readiness to work demanding schedule that involves frequent weekend shifts and evening hours
Highly organised: create and maintain personal workflows to manage multiple responsibilities
Personal connections to English sports media companies is a strong plus
Ability to thrive under strict editorial deadlines and a high pressure newsroom environment
Active Facebook and Twitter accounts with engaged followership a strong plus
Interview process will include a quiz to test football knowledge