FloSports is seeking to hire a Senior Editor to join its FloElite sports channel.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Creating the most compelling written and video content in the sport.
- Conceptualizing and executing on weekly web-series.
- Providing on-site coverage and in depth analysis from the top events.
- Interviewing athletes, coaches and mavens within the sport.
- Producing premium doc-series.
- Managing contributor-submitted content to fit the editorial voice of FloElite.
- Management of social media channels.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
- High level of experience within all disciplines of Elite fitness.
- Competed or Active in Elite fitness
- Undergraduate degree from a four-year college.
- Excellent written and verbal communication, including strong editing, grammar, and proofreading skills; good listener.
- Possess critical thinking, analytical, and creative talent to develop a concept, idea, fact or content into a strong written and/or visual presentation.
- Strong organizational skills; great attention to detail.
- Willingness to work cooperatively with marketing, product management, video production teams.
- Ability to interact with senior management and to work independently. Must be a team player that also demonstrates leadership skills in a matrix-managed organization.
- Proficiency in Photoshop and/or other digital imaging software.
- Knowledge of FinalCut Pro, Adobe Premier, and/or Avid is a plus.
- Understanding of social media and advanced web technologies.
To apply, email your resume, cover letter and salary requirements to FloSports Recruiting. We look forward to considering your candidacy for the role!
FloSports, an innovative sports media and events company based in Austin, Texas, is the authentic source for content and a new world of coverage that true fans have been waiting for. Focused on three areas – live competition and coverage, original content, and owned and operated events – the company takes fragmented communities and provides them the platform to connect with the sports they love.
Through live streaming of premier events, original video programming, weekly studio shows, branded entertainment, and event creation and execution, FloSports is changing the game for the sports, the athletes and the fans. Current verticals under the FloSports header are Running, Elite Fitness, Wrestling, and Gymnastics.