As part of the OC Sport in-house media and communications team, the Communications Executive for the Extreme Sailing Series™ is responsible for the day-to-day delivery of the communications across traditional and digital media outlets. This is a challenging and fast paced role offering extensive world travel, and the Communications Executive will be expected to attend at least eight international events throughout the year across three continents.
|Location||Isle of Wight, UK|
|Sector||Agencies & Sponsors, Media, Technology & Broadcast|
|Function||Events & Operations, Marketing & Communications, Media Operations|
|Salary||Salary dependant upon successful applicant|
On-site at events, the Communications Executive will be responsible for managing the media team including external suppliers, photographers and commentators, crisis communications, and for overseeing the TV production content and output (live streaming and TV, news and digital content).
The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of delivering campaigns, be confident in creating and sharing content to increase audience figures, have exceptional writing skills for traditional and digital platforms, and be capable of presenting finished successful communications work to a ready-to-publish standard.
We’re looking for a versatile and self-motivated communications specialist, with at least three years experience, ideally in a sports event environment, who is creative, can deliver stakeholder objectives, thrives under pressure, plans ahead to meet deadlines, has an excellent attention to detail and enjoys world travel.
In return, we offer a great challenge, the opportunity to develop your career on an international stage, world travel, flexibility and the opportunity to work as part of a committed, friendly and experienced team.
OC Sport is a global sports marketing and events company specialising in professional sailing and outdoor sports.