Bucky’s 5th Quarter is looking for a site manager to take over leading and overseeing content on the site. If you are a Wisconsin fan and enjoy writing and talking all things Badgers this could be the perfect paid opportunity for you!
What does the role entail?
This person is in charge of managing a content calendar, assigning stories to bloggers and contributing to Bucky’s 5th Quarter. In addition, this person will be responsible for helping bring readers quality coverage of everything Wisconsin Badgers.
This is a contract role compensated with a monthly stipend.
What qualifications should you have?
Our best candidates will:
- Have a passion for Wisconsin athletics.
- Have writing and/or digital media experience — and experience writing about college sports and/or Wisconsin is a plus.
- The ability to edit and write clean copy.
- The ability to communicate efficiently with other bloggers and the Associate Director of College coverage whenever needed.
- Be comfortable working in a remote environment.
How do you apply?
To apply, please submit a cover letter detailing why you’re the best person for the role, a resume showcasing any previous writing and/or digital media experience, and one writing sample showing what you can do in this role. You must submit all items to be considered for this opportunity. All items should be submitted to Beth Maiman, Associate Director of NCAA coverage at SB Nation. Please email the materials to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please headline the subject of the email as “Bucky’s 5th Quarter: Site manager application”
Vox Media, SB Nation and Bucky’s 5th Quarter are committed to bringing you coverage of the Badgers from a diverse array of voices and perspectives. If your experience and background do not perfectly align with every single thing we’re looking for, but you believe you have the ability to thrive in this role, we encourage you to apply!