Online Producer

Horse Racing Nation, Louisville, Kentucky

Date Posted August 24, 2019
Industry Digital Media
Specialty Sports/Outdoors
Job Status Full-time
Salary Negotiable
Website https://horseracingnation.com

Description:

HorseRacingNation.com is seeking an Online Producer for its growing news operation in Louisville, Ky., home of Churchill Downs and the Kentucky Derby.

This full-time, entry level role comprises of publishing racing news, operating social media accounts and general website management. Opportunities to write and report will also present themselves.

The producer reports directly to HRN’s editor-in-chief.

Knowledge of horse racing is preferred, while experience in journalism or communications is necessary. Some early morning, night and weekend hours should be expected given the subject matter.

The ideal candidate is comfortable working under constant deadlines in a fast-paced news environment. He or she can multitask well, shows sharp attention to detail and possesses a drive to grow readership.

To apply, email a cover letter detailing why you’re the best person for the job along with a resume. Please include work samples in a message to HRN Editor-in-Chief Jonathan Lintner at jlintner@horseracingnation.com.

When applying, mention you saw this opening listed at JournalismJobs.com.