English trainee / editor in sports media / social media

Expiring today

Location
Munich, Germany
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
22 Sep 2017
Closes
22 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

mmc sport is an international sports content agency. We are made up of sports journalists, translators, commentators, voice-over artists, content producers and social media experts. We provide more than 100 live commentaries for football matches every week, we run over 30 websites, and we take care of 60+ social media channels. We work in more than 20 languages, 365 days per year. Our clients include UEFA, German FA, Bundesliga, Bayern Munich, Schalke 04, Borussia Mönchengladbach, Tottenham Hotspur, Inter Milan and Squadra Azzurra.

Job description:

mmc sport is looking for English natives with an eye for social media for our international editorial team.

Requirements:

  • Native English speaker
  • Very good knowledge of German
  • Very good editorial perception and execution
  • Very good knowledge of sports terminology in English and German
  • Love of sport, especially football
  • Motivation and independence
  • Experience and knowledge in the areas of editing, social media, translation are an advantage

Daily tasks:

  • Translation of articles from German into English for the football clubs’ websites
  • Writing match previews, reports and other reactions in English
  • Write posts for, control and manage social media accounts of the football clubs (Facebook, Twitter)
  • Live coverage of football games in English (live tickers)
  • English subtitling and voiceovers of videos
  • Research and data analysis

What we need from you:

  • CV
  • Cover letter