About VICI: VICI is an exciting startup with a vision to revolutionize sports and fitness media through innovative technologies and captivating storytelling. As the first team member of our organization, you will have a unique opportunity to be part of a groundbreaking venture in the world of sports journalism.
Job Role: We are seeking a passionate and creative Sports Journalist to join our team. As a Sports Journalist at VICI, you will be responsible for producing compelling content, including blogs, vlogs, social media posts, comments, and interactions. Your focus will be on highlighting high-performing individuals at sports and fitness events while also covering noteworthy movements within the sector.
- Create engaging and well-researched content on sports and fitness events.
- Attend various sports events to provide on-site reporting and coverage.
- Collaborate with the team to develop content strategies and ideas.
- Keep abreast of emerging trends and developments in sports and fitness.
- Utilize AI echnologies to enhance content delivery.
- Cultivate an entrepreneurial mindset and actively support VICI's vision.
- Proven experience in sports journalism or related fields (previous work samples preferred).
- Strong writing skills with a flair for storytelling and capturing the audience's attention.
- Willingness to work initially on an unpaid basis with the potential for ownership or a monthly retainer after the launch of our first product.
- Ability and eagerness to travel to various sports and fitness events for coverage.
- Enthusiasm for emerging technologies such as AI, Web 3.0, VR, and AR.
- Flexibility to adapt to a dynamic and evolving startup environment.
- Opportunity to be a key contributor to VICI's growth and success.
- Ownership stake or a competitive monthly retainer after the launch of the first product.
- Experience working in a cutting-edge startup with a focus on sports media and technology.
- Network and collaborate with industry experts and influencers.
Application Process: If you are a sports enthusiast with a passion for journalism, a creative mind, and a drive to be part of an ambitious startup, we'd love to hear from you. Please submit your resume, along with any relevant work samples or portfolio links, demonstrating your writing skills and sports coverage.