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Join the Pickswise team as a Freelance Production Journalist

Join the Pickswise team as a Freelance Production Journalist

Have you got a strong knowledge of sports and betting? Do you have a creative background with an eye for detail and an understanding of what makes a compelling website? Then Pickswise is looking for you!

We are actively recruiting a production journalist to join the Pickswise brand with an in-depth knowledge of all the big sporting events in America, a great understanding of the betting industry, and how to make a webpage as exciting and engaging as possible.

To apply for the role, please submit your resume and a cover letter of 200 words on why we should hire you. Click here to apply.

Your key responsibilities

  • Ensure all news articles are as compelling and engaging as possible, and that they are presented in a lively, accurate, and appealing way with the usage of graphics, videos, and links used to enhance the user’s journey
  • Check through all major areas of the website, including each subsection within betting previews, staying vigilant to typos and any other errors
  • Make sure everything produced is fit for purpose
  • Sub the copy of news articles and betting previews
  • Contribute and develop article ideas as well as methods for increasing efficiency and productivity
  • Support others within the Pickswise content team

Requirements

About you

  • Understanding of betting/odds essential
  • Passionate about sports and creating content
  • Strong understanding of the importance of correct grammar and punctuation
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Enthusiastic with a strong creative flair
  • Knowledge of what makes a compelling website
  • Experience in the production of sports/betting content is preferred
  • Ability to manage multiple deadlines simultaneously
  • Strong communication skills and able to work as part of a team as well as individually
  • Flourishes in a reactive and high-pace environment

The Role

  • Expected to provide 37.5 working hours per week
  • Payment made via invoice on a monthly basis
  • As you will be working remotely, you must provide your own equipment

To apply for the role, please submit your resume and a cover letter of 200 words on why we should hire you. Click here to apply.

Last updated: Fri 12th February 2021