Job Vacancy: Golf Equipment and Instruction Editor

Sports Publications is a growing sports media business, focussed primarily on golf, based between Moor Allerton Golf Club and Scarcroft Golf Club in modern offices in North Leeds.

We are looking for an enthusiastic Equipment and Instruction Editor to join our ever-growing digital team.

Working as part of the digital team, you will create daily equipment and instruction content, both written and video, for two of the world’s most popular golf websites, nationalclubgolfer.com and lady-golfer.com, to ensure the presentation, amplification and quality of our output is as strong as possible.

You will be the face of both equipment and instruction coverage across our digital and social channels to ensure both are the best in class.

You will:

  • Create unique and compelling written and video equipment and instruction content for our digital output
  • Maintain a close relationship with manufacturers and their media representatives
  • Attend press trips as and when required, particularly equipment launches
  • Be the face and voice of our equipment coverage on NCG’s YouTube channel, including engaging in discussion
  • Source world-class golf coaches and colaborators of mixed ability, as well as other experts, to be involved in your equipment and instruction output
  • Work closely with collaborators and the video team to create regular instruction series
  • Create a plan for and deliver regular search friendly content, such as listicles, to aid SEO performance
  • Create new ideas and develop existing content

You are:

  • A keen golfer with knowledge of equipment
  • A close follower of tour golf
  • Comfortable on camera to present your opinions to an online audience
  • An excellent writer with a knack for short, snappy, clean copy
  • Creative and not afraid to air ideas
  • Friendly and approachable
  • A team player – ready, willing and able to chip in and help the team at a moment’s notice
  • A planner and an organiser
  • Capable of tracking analytics and using data to support your decisions

Benefits:

  • Competitive, DOE
  • 22 days paid holiday (+ bank holidays)
  • Company mobile phone
  • Golf club membership

If you think you fit the bill, please contact digital editor Alex Perry on a.perry@sportspub.co.uk with your CV and some examples of your work, both written and video.