PennTrackXC Is Hiring A Part-Time Regional Editor


PennTrackXC & MileSplit PA is looking to hire a part-time regional editor to assist in cross country and track & field coverage throughout the state of Pennsylvania.

We're looking for someone who loves the sport of track & field as much as us to join the PennTrack team. This person should be based in Pennsylvania and able to spend about 20+ hours a week on coverage.

The ideal candidate is passionate, and curious subject matter expert who is excited at the prospect of crafting all types of content in a state and sport rich with stories, celebrities, events, history, and most importantly... potential. This is a job for someone who wants to grow the sport of track.

This is a paid position.

What we're looking for you to do...

  • Spend about 20 hours a week on coverage.
  • Cover meets with some kind of combination of photos, race videos, interviews, and written content.
  • Produce a few written pieces during the week, which could included Q&As, feature stories, previews, recaps, and other compelling content.
  • Post updates to social media at events to keep our audience engaged.
  • Willingness to learn different multimedia skills to help PennTrackXC give the best possible coverage of the sport.
  • Help grow the sport of XC and track & field in PA and beyond.



Requirements

  • A love of cross country and track and field!
  • Ability to help out with coverage on meet days (usually Saturdays).
  • Strong writing skills.
  • Ability to travel to meets in Pennsylvania.
  • Enthusiasm to get to know the athletes, coaches, officials, and others within the PA XC/track scene.

Does this sound like a job for you? Email PennTrackXC editor Dan Beck at daniel.beck@flosports.tv to learn more. Include a resume and a paragraph or two about yourself and your experience, as well as any questions you may have about the job.


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