Sports Editor

Location
New York
Posted
Mar 17, 2011
Closes
Apr 16, 2011
Contact
Mr. Jim Weber
Duration
Full Time
Job Description: The college football and mens basketball website LostLettermen.com is looking for a sports editor to join its team.
The main responsibilities will be:
Writing unique content for the site such as features and Top 10 lists
Updating profiles for the sites massive player database often called the IMDb of college sports
Promoting content through social media and other outlets to drive traffic to the site

Candidate Requirements:
The candidate must:
Have at least 2 years of experience working in sports journalism
Be located in the New York City area and willing to work long hours for this unique opportunity
Experience with a sports website is preferred but not required
Have a good understand of digital media and sports blogs

Key Qualities:
Be extremely self-motivated and willing to work long hours for this unique opportunity to be part of a small team of huge sports fans
Willing to do grunt work when required and is very organized
Be an avid college football and mens basketball fan
Generate lots of great ideas for unique content

Pay:
$30K-$40K depending on candidate

Please include:
Cover letter
Resume
3 Clips
References
3 feature/Top 10 ideas you have for the site after looking over LostLettermen.com