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Content Editor

Leeds, United Kingdom

Job Description

Job Title:
Content Editor
Leeds, United Kingdom
Full-Time, Permanent
Content & Production

What's your new role about?

Are you a content writer and editor with a passion for sport? DAZN is the world-leading sports OTT service and we are hiring a Content Editor to work across our written editorial outputs in our Leeds team.
You will help oversee the publication of content to DAZN’s UK, US, Canada, and global platforms. With a keen eye for detail, you will help ensure consistency and editorial strength. 
Reporting into the News Lead, you will work on the DAZN News desk for our global English-language service and will have a passion for boxing, football, NFL and other sports. 
Your role will include writing and editing articles and live blogs, homepage management, pitching news and features, and much more. Plus, you’ll get the chance to interview athletes and other talent. 
If this sounds like the right next step for you, then apply today to join our Leeds Content team at DAZN!

As our new Content Editor you'll have the opportunity to:

  • Pitch news and features, and writing to commission 
  • Write daily SEO content 
  • Interview athletes, talent & other stakeholders 
  • Manage DAZN News pages 
  • Curate editorial content from third-parties 
  • Work closely with Chief Editors for the regions 

You'll have:

  • Experience working in written digital media, either for a sports broadcaster or publisher.
  • Knowledge and working experience of boxing, with a strong interest in football and/or NFL.
  • Excellent written English to a high editorial standard.
  • Strong knowledge of principles of digital print journalism, including SEO, homepage curation, subbing, headline writing, fact-checking, news protocols and picture editing.
  • Extensive use of content management tools for content creation, storage and publishing.