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Join the Daily Sports team

 

DailySports Sri Lanka is seeking news writers to join our current staff. If you would like to become a member of the fastest growing start-up Sports web-site, please email us at jobs[@]dailysports.lk. Mention ‘DailySports Jobs’.

 

Part time / Full time Journalists

Prior editing and writing experience and some experience in working in a media environment is preferred, but not required. If you are intelligent, energetic, and self-motivated we would like to talk to you! You must be able to work flexible hours. Training will be provided.

  • Identifying, researching and reporting on the latest developments in the local sports scene
  • Identifying, researching and reporting on the latest developments
  • Optimizing all content according to SEO guidelines
  • Attending and producing post-event articles of events
  • Covering events live via multiple social media channels

Must have:

  • Strong command of English
  • Strong verbal communication skills
  • Positive team attitude
  • Understanding of SEO guidelines
  • Experience in working with CMS and building/administering content in CMS environments. WordPress experience would be an added advantage.

 

Freelance photographers

A freelance photographer would be responsible for:

  • Taking high-quality pictures while covering events
  • Editing and uploading photo albums of events onto Facebook
  • Communicating with management and attending selected agreed upon events as requested
  • Work with writers to ensure appropriate and high-quality images are available for articles

A freelance photographer would require:

  • A DSLR and other camera equipment (Not a must)
  • A portfolio of showcasing professional photography skills
  • Strong initiative to adapt to situations as they unfold such as changes in lighting