The Staff Writer/Content Creator is responsible for creating, aggregating and curating engaging Cleveland Browns, NFL and fan lifestyle written and digital content for the Cleveland Browns digital, social media and print publications.
Create written content for Cleveland Browns media assets – including but not limited to: team web site, social media sites, game program and newsletters.
Generate short-form, blog-style digital content
Research and develop story ideas.
Manage process of sizing and uploading photos to the team digital properties.
Make swift editorial decisions and write clean and precise copy.
Work closely with internal departments to promote team initiatives.
Maintain an active social media presence.
Proven ability to develop creative, compelling stories
Excellent writing, research, communication and organizational skills
3+ years of experience covering a team, league or college conference/association
Proven ability to multi-task and produce content for multiple media platforms
Proven ability to work under strict deadlines
Willingness to cover football and non-football events
Willingness to work flexible and non-traditional hours
Experience working with a website content management system
Excellent communication skills
Able to work extended hours/weekends as required.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Working knowledge of Photoshop; graphic design skills a plus
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.