Content Associate

  • OneFootball
  • Germany
  • 11 Feb, 2021
Full time Digital Journalism/Content

Job Description

DUGOUT (A OneFootball Company) is looking for a German-speaking video editor with football journalism experience.

The goal is to continue the rapid growth of German-language content on our platform and across our global network.

YOUR ROLE

  • Research and produce content for German-speaking clubs and fans, in particular those on the dugout platform.
  • Liaise with German-speaking clubs over content strategies to gain exposure in different target markets
  • Identifying players from non-German clubs which appeal to German-speaking fans and create content strategies around them.
  • Search, localize and upload relevant content for the region.
  • Edit and translate videos from German to English and English to German.
  • Assisting with the day-to-day requirements of Dugout’s Content team.
  • Assisting with basic video edits.

YOUR PROFILE

  • The role is ideally suited to someone with a background in football journalism.
  • Total fluency in German and strong English-speaking skills.
  • The role requires an individual who has a keen interest and knowledge of international football and who is plugged into what the media and fans are talking about.
  • Sound experience of Microsoft Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel.
  • Degree educated in a related subject, e.g. digital media and entertainment, the business of sport, sports marketing or similar or across areas such as Geography, Economics, etc
  • Excellent writing skills - punctuation, grammar, etc. and with a passion for writing in a clean, uncluttered and succinct manner.
  • Able to work well in a fast-paced environment and where things change quickly and where a great deal of information has to be processed quickly
  • Experience in editing digital content in Adobe Premiere Pro and working with graphics in Adobe After Effects would be an advantage.
  • A positive and can do attitude.
  • Creative and ideas-generating in style
  • Contingency-thinking style (someone who has a Plan B and a Plan C in hand at all times). Must be highly organized and someone who plans to every single last detail
  • Strong understanding of how the leading social media networks operate, e.g. Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.