Sports News Writer (Freelance) Job in United Kingdom

Sports News Writer (Freelance) Job in United Kingdom

Job title: Sports News Writer (Freelance)

Company: Finixio

Job description: Are you a talented writer, with experience in sports news writing, looking to join one of the industry’s leading publishing sites?

If so, Finixio could be for you!

We are looking to expand our growing team of sports news writers in the UK with a number of freelance roles available.

The role will suit anyone with a passion for sports and will involve covering and reacting to breaking news stories in major sports such as the Premier League, Boxing, UFC, Golf, NFL & other American sports.

The role WILL require night and weekend work on a rota system, especially when sports are on as we are a website that needs to be on the forefront of breaking news, reactions and features.

We’re looking for a candidate who is looking to gain experience and become an established sports writer and we can promise both a platform and guidance in order to achieve that goal. Working closely with the Head of News Publishing, the ideal candidate will be required to produce clear, crisp and consistent copy focusing on any breaking news in ALL sports.

The candidate must have a knowledge for wordpress and SEO, as well as had experience writing sports news. A knowledge of betting content and commercial content is advantageous.


  • Proven experience writing content related to sports news
  • Sports betting knowledge and experience is highly beneficial
  • Experience working with WordPress CMS is highly beneficial for posting / producing content
  • Knowledge of on-page SEO and keyword tools such as Ahrefs is beneficial
  • High proficiency in spoken and written English

“What’s in it for me” we hear you ask?

  • A brilliant opportunity to grow your career & work with a fun, fast-paced & growing company, prepared to let you shine
  • An entrepreneurial environment where you learn more every day (we more than welcome and support people with their own projects)
  • Build an organisation right from the “beginning”
  • Personal responsibility with a ton of autonomy
  • Truly remote working (Work anywhere in the world)
  • An international team with over 40 nationalities

About us:

Based in Central London, but adopting a flexible and remote approach; Finixio is a Lead Generation and Affiliate Marketing company, building websites appealing to audiences worldwide. Our sites cover news, education, comparison and reviews, within the following exciting niches:

  • Cryptocurrency
  • Forex & Online Trading
  • Stocks & Shares
  • Personal Finance, Loans, Banking
  • Cyber Security & Software Technology
  • Casino & Online Gaming
  • Health & Nutrition

As part of a wider group, Finixio was formed in 2018 and is currently home to over 100 Websites / Brands – with more in the pipeline. It is a fantastic time to join our team of specialist digital marketers. With proven track records in our respective fields – we are well-funded, highly profitable (yes, already!), and primed for significant growth.

At Finixio, we Value:

  • Entrepreneurial spirit: We take initiative and seek out new opportunity
  • Excellence: We strive for the best in everything we do
  • Collaboration: We believe the best ideas come from working together
  • Innovation: We embrace new ideas and technologies

Our Culture is:

  • Diverse and Inclusive
  • Committed to continuous learning and development
  • Focused on work-life balance and flexibility
  • Celebrate our success and learning from failures
  • Fun and supportive, where everyone is genuinely encouraged to be themselves

Excited about this opportunity? Apply NOW!

Finixio is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applicants from ALL backgrounds.

Expected salary:

Location: London

Job date: Fri, 01 Sep 2023 02:55:40 GMT

Apply for the job now!

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