Sports Reporter Full-time Job

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Job Details

Responsibilities:

Cover a variety of sports events, including games, matches, tournaments, and championships.

Conduct interviews with athletes, coaches, and other key figures in the sports industry.

Write engaging and informative articles, features, and analysis pieces.

Generate creative ideas for sports content across different platforms, including website, social media, and video.

Stay updated on the latest developments, trends, and news in the world of sports.

Collaborate with editors, photographers, and videographers to produce multimedia content.

Adhere to deadlines and editorial guidelines while maintaining accuracy and quality in reporting.

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications, or related field.

Proven experience in sports journalism, either through internships, freelance work, or previous employment.

Strong writing skills with a keen eye for detail and storytelling.

Deep knowledge and passion for various sports, including but not limited to football, basketball, soccer, baseball, tennis, and more.

Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.

Proficiency in digital media tools and platforms.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Company Description
The National was founded in 2008, setting a new standard for quality journalism in the Middle East. The National is committed to delivering quality journalism to its international audiences, offering readers six dedicated editions UAE, US, UK, Gulf, Middle East North Africa and International - giving them a greater choice and accessibility in finding the news that matters most to them.
With bureaux in London, Washington DC, Beirut and correspondents in key cities worldwide, The National has developed a reputation for providing in-depth coverage and a window into the region. The National has also been extensively awarded for its design, reporting, photography, and video work, while its indisputable reputation for excellence appeals to business leaders and decision makers.
Publishing across all digital platforms, The National harnesses the latest multimedia tools website, App, Videos, and podcasts - while continuing to produce a print edition six days a week in the United Arab Emirates.
The National is owned by International Media Investments, a privately owned investment company focused on building a portfolio of quality media assets across the globe.
The National can be found online at www.thenationalnews.com and online app stores at TheNationalNews.