If you’re reading this, we’re assuming you love Manchester United and the community we’ve built here at The Busby Babe. Here’s your chance to take that passion to the next level.
The Busby Babe is looking for a new site manager. If you already spend time thinking and talking about Manchester United, why not take that to the next level and get paid for it? Keep reading to see if this may be the perfect opportunity for you.
What does the role entail?
This person will be responsible for helping The Busby Babe bring readers the best coverage Manchester United on the internet. Please specify in your cover letter if you have any experience writing about specific Manchester United-related topics like the Premier League, Champions League, Manchester United women or other international football. Which aspect of football interests you the most, and why?
This is a remote, part-time contract role compensated with a monthly stipend.
What qualifications should you have?
Our best candidates will:
- Have a passion for Manchester United and will be already familiar with The Busby Babe.
- Have writing experience — but specifically, experience writing about Manchester United, transfer rumors and has an appreciation of broader football culture.
- The ability to self-edit and write clean copy.
- Be comfortable working in a remote environment.
How do you apply?
To apply, please submit a cover letter detailing why you’re the best person for the role, a resume showcasing any previous social media experience and three football-related writing samples showing what you can do in this role. You must submit all items to be considered for this opportunity. All items should be submitted to Jeremiah Oshan, Editor, soccer team brands, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Vox Media, SB Nation and The Busby Babe are committed to bringing you coverage of Manchester United from a diverse array of voices and perspectives. If your experience and background do not perfectly align with every single thing we’re looking for, but you believe you have the ability to thrive in this role, we encourage you to apply.