Wrexham Football Club’s Media Team are currently recruiting for a Voluntary Media Team Member ahead of the 2018-19 football season.
We are looking for a new team member to assist the football club with a large variety of media related duties.
Over the summer some of our team members have moved in to full-time employment after gaining valuable experience with us and have now left the team.
For the right person, this opens up an opportunity to join our high-level and friendly environment.
When will I need to be available?
We are looking for someone who can make it to the large majority of home and away matches. (The media team travel to away matches independanty at our own cost - you will be expected to contribute towards this.)
What tasks will I be expected to do?
The media team are looking for someone who will be able to help with a variety of tasks. These include: social media updates and posts, updating the club website with written match reports and other content, audio recording, commentary (radio and tv), recording match data for external partners, live and pre-recorded video presenting, interviewing playing staff either on video, via audio or written, operating video equipment, editing video and audio, uploading content on club channels and to external partners, assisting when nessesary with match analytics, operating the stadium scoreboard, assisting with our announcer operation and contributing to the running of a smooth operation by assisting us when necessary with a variety of non-media related match day tasks.
Also, we may require you to help us on non-match days at club events, player signings, press days, speaking engagements, meetings and scheduled pre-record sessions.
Who are you looking for?
We are looking for someone who is willing to work as part of a team, able to assist club staff and other volunteers, someone who is driven to provide the best possible content for our supporters and willing to complete any of the given jobs that we are tasked with on a rota basis.
It is Media Team policy that you must be 18-years-old or older.
As part of aims and goals as a Media Team, we have a track record of producing budding journalists. This role would suit a local sports journalism university student looking for experience in a real-life sports working environment, although, this is not a necessity.
Experience isn’t necessary as full training in the workings of Wrexham AFC’s media systems will be provided.
How to apply
Please email us a covering letter and CV to [email protected]
Please mark the subject as: Media Team Member
Closing date: Wednesday, 1st August at 5pm.