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Journalist Job Description

Job Summary

Main responsibilities-Journalist Job Description

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities-Journalist Job Description

Free Job Description Journalist

Source, research and write sports news relating to county and local teams, accurately, concisely and within title deadline.

• Write sports stories and features concisely which are informative, accurate

and unique whilst adhering to title style


• Ensure all sports stores are in with any editing revisions by title deadline


• Research sports stories / features for publication maintaining editorial standards


• React to any breaking sports stories ensuring appropriate internet / print coverage



• Come up with and develop ideas for stories and spo

rts features which will be of interest to local audiences


• Build contacts to maintain a flow of sports news in local community

• Create and upload news content for website as necessary

• Work closely with the editorial team within and across titles, producing articles where required for sister publications and supplements


• Page make-up for publication


• Help raise the Company profile within the community and to represent the Company publicly when required


• Network within the sporting community to generate ideas and maintain up to date knowledge for new sports stories


• Keep up to date with trends and technological developments in the industry


Health and Safety

• To be aware of and adhere to all Health, Fire and Safety Procedures and to

remain vigilant to possible risks and ensure that anything of a suspicious

nature is reported to management.



• Maintain professional, business-like appearance, dress code, personal hygiene, and conduct.


• Present a supportive, positive and enthusiastic attitude towards the job, the

company and colleagues at all times


• Attend all meetings and training courses requested by Title Editor or Human








• Continuously seek to improve your department’s efficient operation and standards.


• To be fully conversant with business and to take every opportunity to promote



the business ensuring the reputation of the Company is upheld at all times.


• Responsibility to maintain any equipment (such as camera) and property

issued by the Company as part of their employment in good and proper order.


Key Performance Results

• Excellent written English; creative, clear, concise and grammatically correct

• The ability to continually find and write sports news and stories of interest to

local audiences which are engaging, informative and unique, that sets the

sports agenda for the region, in the appropriate style for print title and online


• Ability to produce accurate work to required deadlines

• Stays up to date with technology and applies technical knowledge to benefit of


• Proactively seeks to develop the sports sections of the website

• Enthusiasm to learn and develop; demonstrates ability to take feedback and

actively act on

• Possesses an up to date knowledge of newspaper libel

• Able to comfortably network within all areas of the sporting community

• Maintain effective working relationships within and across work teams

For a sports journalist

Relevant Knowledge and Experience


Effective reporting skills; interviewing, writing, proof-reading


Up to date with IT technology and applications including social networking / media / web applications


Keen interest in sports / news / current affairs / culture


Skills and Competencies


Excellent written English; able to write creatively, clearly and concisely


Good core research /investigative and copy writing skills


Ability to exercise sound judgement when selecting and writing stories






Innovative / Inquisitive


High standard of accuracy


Strong people skills


Excellent interpersonal, presentation, organisational and communication skills


Comfortable networker / talking to others (face – face and over the telephone)


Able to build and maintain effective working relationships


Able to work calmly under pressure

Able to effectively plan and prioritise

work schedule to meet deadlines

Meticulous attention to detail

Audience awareness and



Behavioural Standards

Strong work ethic

Pleasant and Courteous

Professional Approach to Work





Respects self and has respect for

management and team

Able to generate ideas and use


Adaptable to change when required

Flexible to work to business needs


• Ensure a good working relationship with players and professionals and other sports as required by the Company


• Seek out investigative stories via contacts, press releases and other media


• Attend county and local matches, along with other sporting events in the community


• Conduct interviews of players/ coaches / managers at all levels and different sports by telephone or face – face


• Attend press conferences as required


• Respond professionally to enquiries / complaints from the general public


• Write teasers for internet, and use social / web media to promote the title and

communicate with the audience