UPDATE: WE HAVE FILLED THE POSITION. Thank you for all the applications. We interviewed several people and chose who we think will be the best fit. We will be making the announcement in July.
Gridiron Football is looking for a full-time writer. Pay is ($18-24K Annual +bonuses) based on writers experience and qualifications.
Gridiron Football covers High School, College, and Pro Football daily. Our focus is to help promote the sport of football in a positive manner. We believe football is more than just a game, it is a way of life (overcoming one’s own obstacles). There are a number of benefits at working for Gridiron Football, the one that stands out the most is helping others. Our motto is “Changing Lives, Changing Communities.” Every article written is for the good of the sport and for the prospect. Working for Gridiron Football is a rewarding experience because of the lives that you will effect daily.
• Demonstrate excellent communication skills and exercise proper judgment
• Writing four weekly article about LSU Football
• Attend LSU Football Games, writing Pre and Post Game Analysis
• Attend weekly press briefings at LSU in-person or online
• Write a minimum of four articles a week on high schools around the country
• Attend high school football events
• Complete any additional responsibilities and/or duties as assigned
GOOD WORK ETHIC, self starter, reliable transportation, a willingness to learn, basic knowledge of computers and social media. (ie. Microsoft Office, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Excel). Have a basic knowledge of WordPress and Adobe (InDesign, Lightroom, and Photoshop). Writer will need good communication skills and good basic writing skills.
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