Sky Sports News Graduate Placement
January 13, 2020
This is an excellent opportunity for a Journalism Graduate to join Sky Sports New (12m FTC).
- You will be based in our newsroom, where you’ll be exposed to all aspects of our news-gathering and production operations
- You’ll rotate around the different teams, learning key disciplines including planning and researching stories, writing articles for our website and other platforms and learning TV production skills
- Contribute ideas for developing stories
- Arrange interviews with sports men and women
- Work closely with Sky Sports’ family of channels to promote live sport
- Produce content for TV and online platforms
- Script-writing for TV and editing pictures from news stories and sports events
- Create eye-catching graphics
- Collaborate on innovative ways to deliver content our customers love
- Work on the channel’s acclaimed coverage of Transfer Deadline days
Are you the right candidate?
- You’ll have A passion for sport and journalism
- Knowledge of Sky Sports News and associated platforms
- An understanding of Sky as a business
- An understanding of modern news consumption habits
- Good communication skills
- A collaborative and inclusive approach to working
- Creativity and good writing skills
- Hold or be studying for a qualification from an accredited journalism course (eg NCTJ / BJTC)
Click here to apply for this role. This role is based in Isleworth and Sky are happy to discuss flexible working.