We are looking for a talented and experienced sports reporter to join award-winning national content creation agency Sportsbeat based in our London office in Twickenham.

We are primarily looking for a multimedia reporter with a good general knowledge of all sport, although with a particularly focus on rugby union, and Olympic sport.

From national governing bodies, major media outlets in the UK and around the world, event organisers, sponsors and brands, we are renowned for delivering outstanding journalism, sports sponsorship, PR and marketing campaigns. 

Due to several big clients wins we are now seeking a multimedia sports reporter with a passion for sport to join our talented team.

You’ll have to love sport, be a team player and a great all-rounder, with the ability to use Quark XPress, InDesign and edit content to tight deadlines and have a strong knowledge of various content management systems.

This innovative content creator must also have a passion, knowledge and understanding of running and delivering across social media accounts.

As well as being a talented sub-editor and writer, we are looking for a reporter with a minimum of two years’ experience in a newsroom and knowledge of social media platforms – this is not a position for a journalism starter.

Candidates will need to have a full NCTJ diploma in journalism, including 100-words per-minute shorthand and should possess a full clean driving licence.

Enthusiasm and a love of digital media and working across social media accounts, as well as a track record in print is essential, plus have a flexible approach to working hours and weekends are a necessity. We are looking to fill the role promptly.

To apply email your CV to dparsons@beatmediagroup.co.uk and include references and examples of your work.

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