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Snack Media Live Match Centre Correspondents

Are you….

Then this opportunity maybe for you.

We are recruiting a small team of writers, social media pundits and live bloggers for our real time sports commentary services. We are the UK’s quickest growing sports network with over 85 site and 400,000 social media followers. Our lead site is FootballFanCast.com and we are part of the Sports Revolution Group (sportsrevolution.co.uk).

If you are interested in learning more please forward your CV, two examples of your written work including a current article on the Premier League or SPL and a link to your Twitter profile to josh@snack-media.com.

Full time / Part time and Shift work available.

Location: Remotely and in London

Snack Media Football Internship Scheme

Be a part of the exciting world of football journalism with the Football FanCast internship scheme. Learn on the job, get your work seen by 1.7 million users a month and take your career to the next level (no tea making or photocopying required!)

Snack Media offers aspiring sports journalists a fantastic internship opportunity where your contribution will make a real impact, in return we will offer full support, training and valuable experience for your future journalism career.

Online is the future of football journalism and the Snack Media internship offers an opportunity to build a large portfolio of work to expand your CV. The scheme will enable you to cut your teeth in the world of online journalism and learn skills that will be invaluable as you look to progress your career. You will have the opportunity to be creative in your writing and cover a whole range of different topics, including football transfer rumours, light-hearted pieces and extensive editorials. You will also learn about LIVE coverage of games and the power of social media, both as a tool for communication and self-promotion. You will learn how to write articles in a variety of styles to learn how to engage your audience in different ways.

Throughout the scheme you will get plenty of training, assistance and guidance from the Editor so that you can develop as a writer, while also being given the independence to follow the areas of the industry that intrigue you most. Over the course of the scheme you will be continually challenged, making you stronger as a writer and giving you a solid footing from which to pursue a career in football journalism.  Your articles will be read by hundreds of thousands of people and the end result is an extensive portfolio of written work that will stand out on your CV.

The internships are for 3 months.  You will be based at home but required to attend regular training sessions.

Our internship scheme is run on our flagship site Football FanCast and training sessions will take place in London.

Candidates need to have knowledge and understanding of football, a passion for writing and be proactive and self motivated.

To Apply: Please email editor@footballfancast.com

For more information on our Football Internship Scheme visit TheFootballJournalist.com.

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