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CSS Junior Editor m/f/d (GER0172) – Perform

Job Details

  • Department: Perform Content
  • Job Title: CSS Junior Editor m/f/d (GER0172) – Perform
  • Reports to: Senior Editor
  • Location: Munich, Germany
  • Hours of Work: 40

JOB PURPOSE (SO WHAT’S YOUR NEW ROLE ABOUT?)
As a Junior Editor, you deliver Opta’s data to clients such as media companies, clubs, federations, Perform divisions and other companies, adding value to the raw data by providing your editorial perspective and your expertise in a customer centred approach – both reactive (Hotline) and proactive. During live games, you use our database to find interesting facts, delivering both to customers and social media followers – either from the editorial office or at the production facilities of TV companies, or even the sporting venue. Customer service responsibilities are also key features of your role.

KEY DELIVERABLES (WHAT WILL YOU DO IN YOUR NEW ROLE?)    % of role
Production of editorial topic papers and commentator packs for media companies    30
Fact checking for all outputs produced by our editorial team    20
Editorial hotline support – production of features, according to customer requests    10
Editorial live support – Provide Opta facts and data to customers using our Live tool or directly at the customer’s venue    15
Customer Service (QA) – Respond to technical customer requests, monitor feed delivery to customers    10
ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS (DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS TO BE CONSIDERED FOR AN INTERVIEW?)    Skill Level (out of 4)
Deep and profound knowledge of both German and international football     4
Perfect knowledge of the German language (especially in writing)    4
Utmost accuracy in all editorial outputs    4
Excellent English skills    3
DESIRABLE REQUIREMENTS (DO YOU HAVE THESE DESIRABLES?)
Knowledge in other sports, especially Formula 1, Tennis and Handball
Deep tactical understanding of football – both player and coaching experience
Already existing contacts to other sports media companies
Experience in sports journalism – existing data editorial experience would be ideal

THESE ARE THE PERFORM COMPETENCIES YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED IN YOUR ROLE….
Drive & Energy – Self–motivated and driven to succeed, focused on results and passionate about the job
Teamwork & Collaboration – Working collaboratively with a group of people in order to accomplish a task or achieve a goal
Learn and Grow – On-going drive for learning and ability to apply new knowledge and skills
Customer Orientation – Building and maintaining external and internal customer satisfaction with Perform products, services and expertise

IF YOU HAVEN’T YET GOT A FEEL FOR THE CULTURE AT PERFORM, THEN READ ON…

Here at Perform we like to consider ourselves a progressive, dynamic, fun and fast-paced global sports media broadcasting company. We are passionate about what we do and really good at it too!!

Here are some of the things you can expect working at Perform; collaboration, innovation, ever changing, empowerment, work hard and personal development.

BENEFITS

You’ll receive 25 days annual leave (increasing by 3 days after 3 years), free beverages (soft drinks), coffee and tea.

And there’s more…… You’ll have access to the Perform online learning portal (MindTools) and be part of our Career Deal, which aims to support your continued professional development. We also have a structured management development programme and a financially rewarding Refer a Friend scheme. If you fancy a move abroad; Perform are currently seeking the best talent in a number of countries around the world!

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