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Freelance Writer - On Her Turf

NBCUniversal, LLC, Remote, Remote

Create the extraordinary.

Duration: Freelance


PLEASE NOTE: This is a project / limited term position with an estimated duration of up to 12 months, unless otherwise amended or terminated as deliverables within this project are completed.

Responsibilities

  • Write original and insightful posts about women’s sports, covering everything from breaking news to athlete features to competition previews and recaps.
  • Report on breaking news stories with quick, concise analysis.
  • Fact check, edit, and proofread diligently.
  • See stories through from start to finish, from conducting interviews to writing and editing copy to deciding on a headline and clicking ‘publish.’
  • Provide insightful, factual, and thoughtful coverage on a variety of women’s sports (Olympics, WNBA, NWSL, golf, tennis, etc.).
  • Distribute content across a variety of platforms and alert social media team to any upcoming


Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree or related work experience, including internships
  • Minimum one (1) year of relevant work experience or related internships
  • Experience writing fast, accurate, and insightful news stories
  • Experience fact checking and editing your own work
  • Extensive knowledge of women’s sports
  • Experience publishing content, writing headlines, and cropping photos
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule


Eligibility Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.




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We are one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news and information to a global audience.

NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks, and a premium ad-supported streaming service. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.

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