Sports Journalists’ Association seek freelance journalist for digital channels

The Sports Journalists’ Association is seeking an experienced journalist to work on a freelance basis, primarily on its website. This new role will initially be for a 12-month period, working four days a month. 

The successful candidate will have experience of working on websites and training will be given to work in the CMS used by the SJA. They will be able to work on their own initiative, producing compelling content to publish.

Working on the SJA’s social media accounts will also form part of the role, as will continuing to improve relationships with potential sponsors of the SJA.

The successful candidate will report directly into the SJA Committee. The salary is £12,000 pa.

We are always trying to make the sports journalism industry more inclusive and equal. We actively celebrate colleagues’ different abilities, sexual orientation, ethnicity, faith, and gender.

Interested applicants should in the first instance contact SJA secretary Philip Barker at

Applications close on Sunday September 25th.