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Footy Prophet Pty Ltd
Footy Prophet is seeking beat writers to cover NRL teams. This consists of the following:

  • Writing individual player updates.
  • Writing player-based recaps following the conclusion of matches.
  • Ensuring the accuracy of information for players in the leagues.
  • Identify noteworthy news, and provide analysis on what that means.

Writers are given the opportunity to work to their own timelines, be involved with a growing organisation and additionally become part of a strong network of writers with an opportunity to have their work appear on fantasy partner sites.

Remuneration: Stipend payment is available after a probationary period.

Qualifications: Avid NRL fan with extensive knowledge of the league and its players; strong writing skills as well as the ability to contribute clean, substantive copy with minimal supervision. Applicants must have an advanced knowledge of the league being covered.

How to Apply:
Send cover letter/resume if available to:
Christjan Thompson



Footy Prophet Pty Ltd
Footy Prophet are currently looking for writers/ contributors across a range of areas ahead of the upcoming AFL season.

These include:

  • AFL Analysis, comment and general coverage
  • AFL Women’s analysis, comment and general coverage
  • AFL Pathways (Under 18s/State Leagues, draft prospects etc) analysis and coverage
  • Fantasy Footy analysis and coverage

Key responsibilities will include:

  1. Meeting weekly deadlines
  2. Researching and developing ideas to form independent analysis/ideas
  3. Frequent communication with content managers and editors
  4. Produce multiple articles per week

Footy Prophet boasts some of the brightest and innovative sporting minds and is built on the dedication, commitment and hard work of our team. Our professionalism has drawn plaudits across the industry and we pride ourselves on our quality products.

This is your opportunity to join a dynamic team committed to exploring growth opportunities in the Australian sports media landscape.

Footy Prophet is committed to providing a diverse range of voices in its coverage, and encourages everyone with an interest and a passion for AFL football to apply.

How to Apply:
Send an expression of interest, plus an example of your writing in one of the above areas to our Editor in Chief, Bren O’Brien.



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