Thursday , April 25 2024

Sky Graduate Jobs – Sky News

Website Sky

Job Description:

Want to do the best work of your life? With 24 million customers in 6 countries, make your mark at Europe’s leading media and entertainment brand. A workplace where you can proudly be yourself; our people make Sky a truly exciting and inclusive place to work.


Job Requirements:

  • You’ll write all our on-screen information straps and keep the scrolling news ticker up-to-date with latest developments.
  • You’ll need to monitor the news wires and keep across live interviews and news conferences for news lines, and send news alerts to the 4.7million followers of the @skynewsbreak Twitter account.
  • You’ll report to Output Editors and work closely with TV production teams, as well as liasing with colleagues on other platforms such as Mobile, Radio and the Home and Foreign Newsdesks.
  • A recognised journalism qualification, an understanding of broadcast law and Ofcom guidelines
  • Excellent writing, subbing skills with outstanding grammar and punctuation.
  • The ability to identify and react to breaking news at speed and under pressure, without compromising on accuracy. The news straps you write must be clear and concise.
  • The ability to work independently using your own initiative, but also be a team player.
  • Be able to pitch story ideas and get involved with planning for set-piece news events

Job Details:

Company: Sky

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: London, England

Application Deadline: N/A


Apply Here