Interested In Working With The Her Sport Team?

Her Sport is a new organisation that is working hard to bring the latest news and updates of Irish female athletes to our readers, creating a platform dedicated to our female stars that get less recognition and publicity than their male counterparts. At Her Sport we are focused on promoting women in sport and are looking for like-minded individuals to join our team.

We are striving to be the go-to source for the latest women’s sports news and are currently searching for writers and reporters that have the capacity to delve into the sporting world, uncover the many talented athletes and create engaging content for our readers. Interest, passion and understanding of sport is a must as we require content that is articulated effectively to our audience. We are seeking the following:

Reporters for specific sport(s)

You will be responsible for:

  • Keeping up to date with the latest news in your department
  • Writing stimulating content and news reports
  • Engaging with clubs and athletes for interview and content creation
  • Assisting the lead team on a daily basis, co-ordinating the release of content

The Ideal Candidate will have:

  • Excellent communication and literacy skills
  • Self-motivation and the ability to deliver reports in a timely fashion
  • The ability to work independently as well as working as part of a team

General Reporter

You will be responsible for:

  • Working closely with the lead team on Her Sport projects
  • Writing stimulating content on topical matters related to sport/health/fitness
  • Assisting the team in covering sports events and news

The Ideal Candidate will have:

  • Excellent communication and literacy skills
  • A creative flair, introducing unique and relevant content
  • Self-motivation and the ability to deliver reports in a timely fashion
  • The ability to work independently as well as working as part of a team

Other:

At Her Sport we are looking to grow our team of reporters and writers, interested in including an expert in food, diet and health, as well as strength and conditioning. Please get in touch if you are interested in either role.

Suitability:

Our roles are suitable for those looking to break into the industry and gain experience in journalism, content creation and marketing. Her Sport offers a unique opportunity to build your own audience, the capability to track your success and take the first step in progressing your career. The reporter and editor roles are suitable for those studying journalism, english, marketing or a sports related course, however should this not be the case and you believe you fit the description, please detail why you are suitable for your chosen role.

These positions are currently unpaid and should be used to gain experience.

The positions allow for flexible working hours, to be discussed with your team lead. Working hours may be determined by minimum production of articles per week or month.

Opportunities:

  • To meet and interview Ireland’s top athletes, coaches and teams
  • Attend sporting events including matches, meets and more
  • Network in the sports industry
  • Build your own audience and following
  • Develop your skills and gain valuable experience
  • Gain experience in building a company from the ground up

To Apply:

Please forward a copy of your CV and cover letter to hello@hersport.ie, detailing the role in which you are applying for and outlining your suitability to the position.

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