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WST Vacancy: Digital Media Officer

World Snooker Tour, which runs the sport’s global professional circuit, has a vacancy for a digital media officer to join its growing team.

The role will be based in Brentwood, Essex but will include working at snooker’s biggest tournaments in the UK and overseas.

Snooker is one of the world’s fastest growing sports and this is an exciting opportunity to join the team. The role would suit a graduate with limitless creativity and enthusiasm.

Salary: £22,000-£25,000, depending on experience.

Key responsibilities and required skills will include:

Creating and editing high quality video content for use on WST’s digital platforms.

Managing official social media accounts and creating high quality content including graphics.

Presenting video content on camera.

In-depth knowledge of video editing software, digital equipment and use of Photoshop is essential.

Writing content for WST’s official website and app, such as match reports and features.

Attending tournaments and working with the team on all aspects of snooker’s media operation.

Collating and reporting top-line data from media platforms, for use by the wider business.

Knowledge of snooker and a passion for sport.

Strong communications skills

Willingness to work long hours, weekends and spend several months of the year on site at events.

Ability to work within a team, often to tight deadlines, and co-operate with colleagues and stakeholders.

To apply send your CV to ivan.hirschowitz@wst.tv plus a showreel of videos previously produced (or links to online versions).

Deadline for applications is Friday June 25th.