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theScore
Toronto, ON

News Editor MMA

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theScore’s mission is to create highly-engaging digital products and content that empower the sports fan’s experience. Its flagship mobile app ‘theScore’ is one of the most popular multi-sport news and data apps in North America, serving millions of fans a month. The Company also creates innovative digital sports experiences through its web, social and esports platforms.

Typical Work Day at theScore:

  • Produce feature stories to reflect current MMA news.
  • Produce push alerts, aggregate news content and breaking news from a variety of sources.
  • Consult with editors on how to develop breaking news items throughout the day.
  • Use a variety of media - including audio, video, and social media to enhance both spot and breaking news items.
  • Other duties as required 

 Requirements:

  • Extensive knowledge of MMA (UFC and Bellator).
  • 2+ years experience writing/editing with a focus on MMA.
  • A degree in journalism is preferred.
  • Experience in sports media; digital focus is preferred.
  • Experience writing feature articles and conducting interviews.
  • Experience with a variety of social media platforms (Twitter, Facebook, etc.).
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines.
  • Willingness to take on other projects as they come up.
  • Flexibility with regards to scheduling and an ability to work nights and weekends.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary with Employee Share Purchase Plan.
  • Comprehensive Benefits package.
  • Fun, relaxed work environment.
  • Education and conference reimbursements.
  • Located downtown Toronto; easily accessible by public transit.
  • A/V club, Friday presentations, book library, and more.
  • Snacks and drinks provided.
  • Awesome patio with BBQ.
  • Parental leave top up.
  • Opportunity for career progression and mentoring others.
  • Games room (bring your A game for our FIFA 18, arcade, ping pong and foosball tournaments!)

We are an equal opportunity employer. Accommodation will be made upon request.

 

 

 

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Additional Details

Category: Online
Location:
theScore
500 King Street West
Toronto, ON, CA
M5V1L9
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Posted: May 07, 2018
Deadline: OPEN
Type: Full-time
Experience: Intermediate
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