SportsEngine is looking for a part-time Freelance Sports Reporter to enhance our platform. Our ideal candidate is detail-oriented and possesses a strong reporting and writing background, as well as familiarity with Associated Press style. Excellent communication skills and willingness to work 10-20 hours a week, primarily in the evening and on weekends is also needed. Candidates should have their own laptop computer and transportation, while a smartphone is preferred. Please include a cover letter, resume and three writing samples when applying.
The Sports Reporter position pays per assignment (approximately $10-12 per hour depending on experience). Candidates are expected to thrive in an independent environment, with the ability to maintain tight communication with a team of editors.
Each day, hundreds of thousands of volunteer coaches, directors, and managers positively impact the lives of millions of athletes through sports. In addition to teaching athletes about sports, they also impact their lives by teaching them life long values of working hard, being honorable, and treating each other like family.
At SportsEngine, our mission is to help make these volunteer’s lives easier by building world-class technology solutions to help them spend less time running their organization and more time putting smiles on the faces of these athletes. To us, they are heroes.
We’re looking for people who not only believe in our mission, but have a passion for craftsmanship. We’re one of Minnesota’s Top 100 Companies to Work For, provide only the best facilities and equipment, offer competitive pay, great benefits, and the opportunity to go home each night knowing you truly made a difference in the lives of heroes.