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NEW YORK METS STAFF WRITER

Want to cover the baseball team from Queens for SkyscraperSports.com?

We’re currently looking for a New York Mets Staff Writer in free agency and are accepting applications. If you have any interest in journalism, social media or digital marketing, this opportunity will give you the chance to learn essential skills while reporting on your favorite NY sports team.

Job Description

The role of a New York Mets Staff Writer is to publish weekly articles during the MLB season that comply with Skyscraper Sports’ guidelines and adheres to the format that an Editor establishes. This includes being active on Twitter and interacting with other New York Mets fans.

Duties and Responsibilites

  • Write weekly New York Mets articles during MLB season
  • Edit and format his/her articles on backend of WordPress content management system
  • Interact with other New York Mets fans on Twitter
  • Post articles in relevant Facebook groups
  • Download free Slack app on smartphone to stay up to date with Skyscraper Sports

Qualifications

  • Knowledge of journalism elements
  • Familiarity with WordPress publishing platform or willingness to learn
  • Ability to navigate Twitter and implement strategies to maximize views
  • Experience with Facebook and its “Groups” feature
  • Outgoing & teachable personality

Opportunities

  • Free sports tickets
  • Cover exclusive events
  • Interview professional athletes
  • Assist with Skyscraper Sports TV
  • Free admission to Skyscraper Academy

Get the on-hands experience you’ve been desiring with Skyscraper Sports now! Apply by filling out the form on the right (desktop) or below (mobile) and we’ll email you once we’ve reviewed your application.