14 July 2019
Sky Sports are offering three placements as part of their #WhaIf pledge
#WhatIf – Sky Sports pledged to create a Women in Football placement programme for external candidates to work in various roles with the Sky Sports Football team.
Well, they did - and applications are now open for this fantastic opportunity.
Would you like to be a part of Sky Sports Football next season? This is your chance! Sky Sports Football are looking for three keen individuals to be a part of their team.
Sky are offering three Placement Programme contracts to be part of their football content team in areas like; Live Outside Broadcast, In-house Broadcast; Soccer AM and Soccer Special and digital and social platforms.
They are looking for candidates who want a career in football production, are keen to learn and can bring new ideas to the table.
You will be able to show:
* Strong communication skills
* You’re a supportive team player with a positive can-do attitude
* A passionate interest in sport and media
* A great knowledge of football
* You’re creative
* You’re a quick learner
* You can work 40 hours per week, including evenings and weekends
How to apply
The current closing date for applications is Sunday 28 July 2019, but best get on this opportunity and get your application in now.
When you apply, feel free to attach to your application (or paste in web links) supporting examples of football/sport-related work you have previously done (YouTube links, blogs, articles etc)
Type of contract: One of 3 x three months paid placement
Location: Sky Sports Studios, Isleworth, Middlesex
Assessment Date: TBC during August 2019
Start dates: 2nd September 2019 or 2nd December 2019 or 02nd March 2020
Eligibility: To be considered you must be at least 18 years of age, with the right to work in the UK, and able to show a strong interest in working in football. Just so you know: if your application is successful, you will be asked to complete a criminal record check. And depending on the role you have applied for and the nature of any convictions, any offer could be withdrawn.
Click on the link here to apply. Reference Number: 46829
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