Job Description: Sport journalist & Assistant Producer – French
Type: Freelance (minimum 8 shifts/month – highly competitive rate / minimum of 1300£ a month)
Reports To (title): Producer
Location: Feltham, London
Hours of Work: N/A
Line Management Responsibility: No
WHAT’S YOUR NEW ROLE ABOUT?
We are looking for a broadcast journalist required to assist in the production of digital sports content, focusing primarily on top European leagues, global clubs and players and other sports of global interest. You must be trained or have experience in scripting, voicing and editing packages. Flexibility will be required as it will be necessary to work some unsocial hours in a rotating shift pattern
HERE’S YOUR ROLE BROKEN DOWN (NOT ALL OF IT, JUST THE MOST IMPORTANT STUFF)
To deliver original, high quality scripts and produce pictures and graphics with creativity, energy and skill. To help make editorial judgments and selections appropriate to service requirements. To build and maintain a proactive and collaborative relationship with in-house teams and have an understanding of technical and delivery aspects of TV and other digital media.
DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS? Operate Avid and Adobe Premiere – based editing software Ability to produce video content to a high standard and work to tight deadlines and ensure content stays within rights restrictions Understanding of technical and delivery aspects of broadcast and digital media A broadcast journalism qualification is essential.
IT WOULD BE GREAT IF YOU HAD THESE DESIRABLES TOO Excellent sports knowledge (football or other if specified) Excellent editorial judgement appropriate to programme requirements Excellent command of written and spoken English
HERE’S A LITTLE MORE ABOUT US
At Perform Group we like to consider ourselves a progressive, dynamic, fun and fastpaced global sports media broadcasting company. We are passionate about what we do and good at it too! We have over 2,800 employees with an extensive network of freelance specialists. We have a strong team with experts from Netflix, Prime Video, BBC iPlayer, YouView and Now TV. We’re growing rapidly and launching into new global markets every year. DAZN is our sports streaming service that allows fans to watch their sport, their way, live or on-demand. With access to the world’s best sports, fans can watch their favourite teams, leagues and players anytime, anywhere, for one simple, affordable price and with no long-term contract. DAZN has over 8,000 live events a year and features the widest array of live sports ever offered on one TV service. DAZN can play, pause and rewind anytime with no commercial interruptions and no long-term commitments. DAZN is currently available in Canada, Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Japan on most connected devices including Smart TVs, smartphones, tablets and games consoles. In 2018, we’re soon to be launching in the US and Italy. Find out more at www.performgroup.com and http://media.dazn.com
Primary Location: United Kingdom Job: Broadcast Services Organization: Perform Media Services Ltd