Eleven Warriors is seeking a hard-working and knowledgeable sports reporter to cover Ohio State athletics on a regular basis. Eleven Warriors is one of the largest Ohio State sports websites on the internet, and provides consistent and thorough reporting and analysis of the Buckeyes in football, basketball, and all other varsity sports.
This position will be responsible for attending and reporting on practices, media events, games, and any other OSU-related activities, sports or otherwise. This position will be responsible for posting 6-8 stories per week on elevenwarriors.com.
Other responsibilities include:
- Editing other content on the Eleven Warriors front page, as needed.
- Maintaining communication with readers through blog and forum posts, as well as live game chats.
- Managing Eleven Warriors media and other content.
- Appearing on the Eleven Warriors podcast as well as other media (radio, television, etc.).
- Using Twitter and other social media platforms to promote Eleven Warriors and connect with potential readers.
This position requires at least a Bachelor's degree; degrees in Journalism or English are not required, but preferred. The ideal candidate will have at least two years' experience in sports writing and must display sound judgment, a good news sense, and have the ability to cover Ohio State athletics in a fair and impartial manner.
The candidate must be flexible, have the ability to work quickly, and be able to work on a deadline.
Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to:
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, April 20th, 2012