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Sports journalists work in all media, including print, television broadcasting and the internet. As a sports journalist, you can expect a variety of job duties such as reporting game statistics, interviewing coaches and players, offering game commentary, hot topic stories and pre and/or postgame writeups.

- Conduct research and investigate news stories...
- Interview sources and gather information
- Write and edit news articles, features, and reports
- Ensure accuracy, clarity, and adherence to journalistic standards in all written content
- Collaborate with editors, photographers, and other journalists to develop compelling stories
- Utilize social media platforms to promote articles and engage with readers
- Stay up to date with current events and trends in order to pitch relevant story ideas

- Experienced background and knowledge with sports in general.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Strong copy editing and proofreading abilities
- Proficiency in AP style and other journalistic writing conventions
- Knowledge of photography principles and ability to capture compelling images for articles
- Familiarity with social media management for promoting content and engaging with readers
- Bilingual proficiency is a plus
- Ability to work under tight deadlines and adapt to changing priorities

As a sports journalist, you will play a crucial role in delivering accurate and engaging news content to our readers. Your ability to communicate effectively, write compelling stories, and adhere to journalistic standards will be essential in this role. Additionally, your skills in copy editing, proofreading, photography, and social media management will contribute to the success of our publication. We are looking for someone who is passionate about journalism and has a strong desire to inform and engage the public through their writing. If you are a talented journalist with a keen eye for detail and a passion for storytelling, we would love to hear from you.

Job Types: Part-time, Internship

Pay: $13.00 - $22.00 per hour

Expected hours: 10 per week

• 4 hour shift
• Weekends as needed

Ability to Relocate:
• Smyrna, GA 30080: Relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: Hybrid remote in Smyrna, GA 30080
Smyrna GA USA


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