Job Title : Motoring Journalist

Company : View TV Group – Only Motors TV Channel

Location : Reading, Berkshire

Job Type : Full Time

***** Applications made by recruiters will NOT be accepted *****

Job Description

View TV Group produces entertainment TV and VOD content based with a focus on motoring http://tv.onlymotors.com & http://onlymotors.com and broadcasts on OTT / for internet-connected / mobile devices and monetises its own and customer’s content through sponsorship and programmatic advertising.

Responsibilities

If your peers currently look upon you as the consummate professional motoring news and feature writer at the top of their game and if you can provide evidence that you can produce consistently entertaining and informative copy – that’s who we’re looking for.

  • Accountable for sourcing and/or producing entertaining copy on motoring themes that will stimulate our target audience to watch our scheduled linear TV and VOD (video on demand)
  • Accountable for posting the entertaining copy on our sites: http://tv.onlymotors.com and http://onlymotors.com, our Facebook page, Twitter and other social media on a regular daily timetable to keep it fresh
  • Accountable for producing entertaining copy and informative marketing and PR
  • Source appropriate cars to support the hectic filming schedule
  • If you are good in front of the camera, you could present some of the filmed stories too
  • Drive sourced cars so as to produce entertaining copy , which is also informative – please do not apply if you think you will spend most of your time driving, you won’t
  • Attend product launches when they will add value to the entertaining copy and informative copy
  • Be completely self sufficient in all of the above

Skills & Experience Required

  • Obsessed with writing motoring related copy that gets noticed, gets readers / viewers excited on a daily basis – you will be able to evidence your experience
  • Prominent reputation – your name will be at the top of the list in every press officer’s and PR / Marketing Director’s little black book. They will want to give you their cars because of your journalistic skills and you will know them all, very well
  • Completely self sufficient and organised, once given targets
  • Full, clean driving license

How to Apply

If this sounds like the role for you, then we’d love to hear from you.

Please send a copy of your cv and any supporting content to jobs@viewtvgroup.com

 

***** Applications made by recruiters will NOT be accepted *****