Altrincham Football Club are looking for an aspiring journalist to join our media team for the upcoming 2018/19 season. The is a voluntary role which will offer you the opportunity to gain hands on experience to produce content for our brand new website and other media outputs.

The role involves:

  • Producing match previews for all league and cup matches
  • Writing Match reports on all league and cup matches
  • Daily report of news from Around the League (National League North)
  • Liaising with other members of the media team to inform them of when content is going to be published
  • Producing other content to go on the website such as player profiles, commercial materials, club statements, interviews with players/coaching staff/officials, and newsletters.

Reporting to one board member, you will have a direct line of communication. You will be able to work from home when you are not expected to be in Altrincham. You are also expected to provide your own equipment in order to do the job, but the club will provide you with training for using our platforms.

How to apply:

We require a CV and a short cover letter explaining the motivation behind your application. Send your application via email by midnight on 10th August, 2018. Any samples demonstrating your writing abilities would be beneficial. We will respond to all applications whether success or not in the week commencing 13th August.