Website DAZN - part of Perform Group
A revolutionary live and on-demand sport streaming service.
Editorial Assistant – DAZN
Internal Job Title & Req. no.: Editorial Assistant
Reports To (title): Content Supervisor
Career Level: CL 2
Hours of Work: 40 per wek
Line Management Responsibility: No
SO WHAT’S YOUR NEW ROLE ABOUT?
As an Editorial Assistant at DAZN, you will be responsible for writing articles in Latin-American Spanish to accompany all our live, VOD and post-produced sports content. This role will be the key liaison between our production and marketing teams, ensuring we are giving customers the correct detail around our sports content. You will write a brief synopsis for each asset on our sports content platform.
You will write interesting and relevant content to help customers navigate our platform. You have superb editorial skills along with excellent knowledge of sports, particularly who the world’s top players and teams are around the world.
You will be working on a global product with the opportunity to shape a new generation of sports fans via a video OTT platform that delivers streaming of sport (live and on demand).
WHAT WILL YOU DO IN YOUR NEW ROLE?
% of role
Ensure that all editorial displayed on the platform showcases the content available, understanding the relevance to the local market.
Write short and insightful articles about every event we show, both informing and exciting the customer
Select eye catching and relevant images to associate with each and every event we show.
Assist social media teams in sourcing interesting and thought provoking short form content for the customer to view.
DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS TO BE CONSIDERED FOR AN INTERVIEW?
Experience in writing journalistic or sport based content
You are a passionate follower of sports with an in-depth knowledge of the biggest teams and athletes from around the world.
Experience with internet and mobile technologies
Fluent in Spanish Language
DO YOU HAVE THESE DESIRABLES?
Experience of working remotely
Ability to set priorities, goals and time tables to achieve maximum productivity.
Organised and structured work approach in order to ensure all deadlines are met on time.
THESE ARE THE PERFORM COMPETENCIES YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED IN YOUR ROLE….
Team work & collaboration – Working collaboratively with a group of people in order to accomplish a task or achieve a goal.
Creativity – Ability to bring creative ideas to life on screen
Planning & organising – Ability to set priorities, goals and time tables to achieve maximum productivity.
Drive & energy – Self–motivated and driven to succeed, focused on results and passionate about the job.
IF YOU HAVEN’T YET GOT A FEEL FOR THE CULTURE AT PERFORM, THEN READ ON…
At DAZN we’re building a global digital video subscription service, offering live and on-demand sports content across multiple connected devices (web, TV and mobile). We believe in putting the consumer firstwhile providing more sport for a low monthly cost.
We have a strong team here with people from Netflix, Amazon Video, BBC iPlayer, YouView and Now TV. And we are working to launch in new global markets every year. Check out DAZN here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vQIZZPJ0xPw or have a look at our recent campaign for the J-League (football) in Japan: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ipo_GDHSzBE
DAZN is part of Perform Group, which gives you the opportunity to work in a larger team with an in depth knowledge of the sports industry and a cutting edge advantage when launching new features in that market.
Here at Perform we like to consider ourselves a progressive, dynamic, fun and fast-paced global sports media broadcasting company. We are passionate about what we do and really good at it too!!
Here are some of the things you can expect working at Perform; collaboration, innovation, ever changing, empowerment, work hard and personal development.
You’ll receive up to 15 daysof Paid Time OFF (from the start), 9 paid holidays, Affordable Health Benefits(dental and vision included), Generous Sick Time package, Competitive Parental Leave, Short and long term disability paid by the company, Basic term Life Insurance and Personal Accident Insurance paid by the company, 401(k), Flexible work environment.
And there’s more…… You’ll have access to the Performonline learning portal (MindTools) and be part of our Career Deal, which aims to support your continued professional development. We also have a structured management development program and a financially rewarding Refer a Friend scheme. If you fancy a move abroad; Perform are currently seeking the best talent in a number of countries around the world!
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