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Basketball Data Editorial Executive

Salary: NA

Date Posted: 11 July 2016

Location: Feltham


Perform are looking for new members of their data editorial team, with a specific interest in basketball. The role will most likely be based in our Feltham office, but could feasibly be done from any of Perform’s European locations, you will be able to work in a variety of offices. The successful candidate will have an extensive knowledge of basketball both in Europe and USA, but knowledge of other sports or data editorial experience would be an advantage. The role will require occasional weekend and night-time work.


Desirable Skills and Knowledge:

A broad and detailed knowledge of basketball, especially in Europe, but also in the USA.

Bilingual candidates with good English skills an advantage.

Experience of data editorial an advantage.

Ability to manipulate data and produce editorial content to a high standard and work to tight deadlines. Accuracy is paramount.

Must be flexible and adaptable to the changing demands of the role.

Patience, common sense and the ability to learn quickly are key attributes to this role.

Must be able to work in a team and be prepared to learn on the spot and use initiative.

Knowledge of Microsoft Excel is essential. Experience with content management systems would be beneficial.

Understanding of broadcast, digital and print media would be useful.

Knowledge of xml a definite plus.

The successful candidate will be innovative with the desire to push the company forward and develop new ideas and strategies.



Basketball Data Editorial Executive