Cyclingnews, the world's leading cycling web site, is looking for an online production editor based in Australia.
The position requires applicants to have a keen interest and knowledge of competitive cycling, as well as editorial or writing experience with excellent English skills. The position will involve producing UCI and national level race reports, results, photos and features from the world of cycling. Familiarity with online production techniques, experience in journalism and attention to detail are important. candidates should also be capable of planning and commissioning race coverage within your zone.
The production editor will be required to have familiarity with online production applications and could also be requested to attend major cycling events.
The primary responsibility of the role is the production of content for publication on Cyclingnews. The ability to handle the technical processes involved and an ability to communicate, often across various timezones are required.
A second language is helpful but not essential.
The applicants will need to be self-starters as the position involves regular liaison with production editors in all Cyclingnews offices across the globe. As Cyclingnews is a 24/7 daily news operation, the position will require 15 working weekend, either at races or on production. The applicant must be flexible in their work schedule. However, the majority of work will be done during normal business hours on weekdays.
Deadline for applications is March 23, 2018.
For further information on the role and to apply, click here.