NBCUniversal is hiring a

Desk Editor

Freelance Desk Editor, Golf Digital – NBC Sports

66770BR

Editorial

NBC Sports Group

Responsibilities

PLEASE NOTE: This is a project / limited term position with an estimated duration of 12 months, unless otherwise amended or terminated as deliverables within this project are completed.

  • Work five days, 40 hours a week, including nights and weekends
  • Editing copy from writers and being able to both correct mistakes and offers suggestions to make copy better
  • Writing both original and aggregate copy based on the happenings in the golf world
  • Working within our Content Management System (knowledge of Drupal CMS a plus)
  • Creating engaging headlines for written and video copy
  • Communicating both intra- and inter-departmentally, including the Golf Channel TV side, NBC Sports video team and social media teams
  • Working within a small group and independently with minimal oversight
  • Sending content out on social media platforms such as Twitter

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications

  • Efficient in AP Style guidelines for writing and editing
  • Knowledge of all major professional golf tours (PGA Tour, LPGA Tour, DP World Tour, Korn Ferry Tour, PGA Tour Champions) as well as amateur golf
  • Knowledge of social media platforms
  • Ability to work on deadline

Eligibility Requirements

  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Desired Characteristics

  • Knowledge of golf history
  • Photoshop experience

Sub-Business

NBC Sports Group Digital

Career Level

Entry-Level

City

Remote

State/Province

Remote

Country

United States

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Notices

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NBCUniversal is an equal opportunity employer and will provide reasonable accommodations as required by applicable federal, state, and/or local laws.

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