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JOB VACANCY: CLUB JOURNALIST

14 July 2015

Exciting opportunity to join our media team...

WE'RE looking for an ambitious, driven and knowledgeable Club Journalist to join our media team. 

Reporting to the Website & Multimedia Editor, Chief Executive and Club Secretary, the Club Journalist will be expected to assist in content creation across a number of media platforms including match reporting and live blogging.

Job Specification:

 

       -www.saddlers.co.ukSourcing stories and contributing to Official Website –

       -Contributing to the Official Matchday Programme

       -Contributing to Saddlers Player & YouTube as and when required

       -Edit and provide content for Junior Website – www.team-saddlers.co.uk

       -Liaising with and fielding press enquiries

       -Working alongside Website & Multi-Media Editor to maintain and update Social Media Channels

       -Working alongside Website & Multi-Media Editor to promote all aspects of teh football club including but not limited to commercial, conference & events, community, club shop and Saddlers Learning Centre.

       -Contribute to Search Engine Optimisation of all websites, paying particular attention to the Conference & Events section of the business.

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Home Matches

       -Based in the Media Suite from 12 noon, liaise with Matchday Staff for smooth running of press operation

       -Provide regular updates on Twitter and Facebook throughout matchday

       -Produce Team Sheets at 2.00pm for distribution

       -During the game write an ongoing match report for the Official Website which is published at the final whistle, write a Live Blog for Saddlers Wall, which also appears on Twitter

       -Help organise post-match press conferences, interviews

       -Help when required to upload reaction match report and post-match reaction to Official Website

 

Away Matches

       -Provide regular updates on Twitter and Facebook throughout matchday

       -Produce Team Sheets at 2.00pm for distribution

       -During the game write an ongoing match report for the Official Website which is published at the final whistle, write a Live Blog for Saddlers Wall, which also appears on Twitter

       -Help organise post-match press conferences, interviews

       -Help when required to upload reaction match report and post-match reaction to Official Website

 

Salary & Hours

£14,000 per annum

 

37 ½ hours per week, allocated as follows:

 

During the Season:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 09:00 to 17:00 with an unpaid ½ hour lunch break

Saturday/(or Sunday as required) 11:00 to 19:00 with an unpaid ½ hour lunch break to cover both Home and Away Fixtures.

 

During the Close Season:

Monday to Friday 09:00 to 17:00 with an unpaid ½ hour lunch break

 

Holidays

20 days per annum plus statutory bank holidays.

 

Please send all CV’s and Cover Letters to dale.moon@walsallfc.co.uk

July 2015stDeadline: Tuesday 21


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