STATS is the world's leading sports technology, data and content company. The company passionately abides by a mission to revolutionize the way sports contests are viewed, understood and enjoyed. For more information on careers at STATS, contact our Human Resources department. STATS offers a highly competitive salary and an impressive array of benefits, including: comprehensive health coverage, 401(k) plan, and tuition assistance.
STATS LLC is searching for a full-time sports writer with 2-3 years’ experience.
The ideal candidate will be thoroughly knowledgeable and passionately interested in all major sports with demonstrated experience as a writer and a solid background in journalism.
- Writing previews for all major professional leagues and Top 25 college football/basketball games
- Daily updating of individual player news and notes
- Customized editorial work for publications and brand activation
- Feature writing
- Data analysis and the translation of performance metrics into insightful text
Must be prepared to work nights and weekends at STATS’ international headquarters in Northbrook, Ill., just north of Chicago.
STATS LLC is the leader in providing sports information, stories, photos and audio content to media companies (internet, television, wireless, print), teams, game companies, etc. Our customers include, among others, FoxSports, ESPN, Yahoo!, CBS Sports, Google, The Associated Press and numerous professional teams. STATS is owned jointly by the Associated Press and News Corporation.
All candidates must have legal authorization to work in the United States without employer sponsorship. No recruiters or third parties please.
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