FOOTBALL CREATIVE WRITERS INTERNS NEEDED!!! (AFRICA FOOTBALL SHOP)
Do you like to write?
Are you interested in football?
Are you a sports journalism student or graduate looking for that first big break in a competitive career?
Are you looking to add some tangible office and writing experience to go alongside your studies and passion?
Africa Football Shop are looking to expand its coverage of African Football and we’re looking for your help to develop our product.
We need dedicated passionate sport writers for our fantastic online football platform to write remotely or for an internship in our north London office.
The successful applicant will be able to find and write up to 30-35 short pieces (of approximately 120-150 words) per week for publication on our site.
We focus on Africa’s football from the continent’s grassroots to the major stars of the world game and want someone with a diverse knowledge and an extensive passion for the sport.
– Ability to produce specialised match previews and post-game reports
– Knowledge of the global game and a broad perspective/interest in world football
– Written English to a high standard
– Be highly motivated
– Ability to work under pressure, to organise work and meet deadlines.
– Ability to adapt to changing demands and evidence of an ‘eye’ for interesting news, angles and popular content.
Access to professional domestic and international football players Free Match Tickets Expenses Paid Sports Goodies and Merchandise The opportunity to work with an editor and a team of writers to refine your own journalistic skills and improve your output The Experience of working in a professional office environment A perfect opportunity to increase your journalistic portfolio.
WHAT TO DO NOW!
If you are interested please send us your CV and a few samples of your previous work, ideally this would be work comparable to the kind of short news piece we would be looking for during the internship – firstname.lastname@example.org
One Continent, One Passion, One Voice