Assist editor and assignment editor in planning daily coverage of Olympic Movement and international sports community. Manage content flow. Report three to five shorter stories (150-200 words) per day as well as longer, standalone stories (400+ words) as needed. Assist in editing staff and freelance content.
Build and maintain relationships with contacts throughout Olympic Movement, especially International Olympic Committee members and international federation leaders. Potential for travel to IOC meetings, international federation congresses and multi-sport games throughout the world as needed.
Manage all aspects of magazine production (roughly six special editions per year), including but not limited to liaising with printer, brainstorming content, making story assignments, coordinating deadlines, editing content, liaising with advertising staff, assisting freelance designer with layout, and coordinating delivery.
Must have strong organizational skills. Must be able to work in dynamic and constantly changing environment. Good manners a must. Spelling, devotion to accuracy critical.
Foreign language, international travel desirable. Working knowledge of HTML a plus.
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