Reference number gomw-445

Employer Crash Media Group

Location London
Job type Full time

Salary £18k

You will be required to cover a wide variety of topics: breaking news, features, interviews, race reports and results all with speed and accuracy. You may also be required to attend events in the UK and abroad. The majority of the role will be working as part of the Crash.net editorial team focusing on Formula 1 and other four-wheeled motorsport series.

Main responsbilities

  • Cover breaking news from the motorsport world on a wide variety of topics from F1 to junior formula racing
  • Produce in-depth and engaging feature pieces for both current news and evergreen conent
  • Create exciting social media stratgies and campaigns across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and others
  • Conduct interviews with a variety of motorsport figures to produce written and video content
  • Work within an editorial team covering a multitude of championships and events
  • Provide original and engaging content ideas in editorial meetings as well as being a proactive journalist
  • Efficient in a multimedia role working across video, online, and graphics
  • Be able to travel to motorsport events when required

Candidate Requirements 

  • Experience in journalism or appropriate PR work
  • An excellent understanding and application on social media
  • An interest in a wide range of motorsport series
  • Some contacts in the motorcycle/motorsports industy

Preferred:

  • Degree in journalism or media
  • The abilty to speak: Italian, French and or Spanish
  • Experience with email marketing campaigns and mailchimp

How to apply Send your C.V. and covering letter (which should include current salary details) to: 
Closing date 4 January 2018

Please mention gomw.co.uk when applying!