Fantasy Sports / Sports Betting Writer

Job purpose

Jersey Sporting News is in search of qualified reporters with an interest in producing fantasy sports and sports gambling/betting content.

All work is done remotely as we do not have a central headquarters. We strive to provide our readers with engaging and up-to-date content through various types of coverage, including but not limited to news, opinions, and features.


The ideal candidate would be an enthusiastic, detailed and dynamic writer, reporting and publishing minor league baseball content including news and feature stories for JSN. The journalist must embrace social media, including digital and video components.

Additionally, reporters are expected to:

- Create a story that accurately informs, entertains and engages specific audiences and platforms through the use of metrics. Works toward becoming the community’s leading voice in area of expertise.

- Tell a strong story that connects with readers through the articles you produce, as well as through our social media platforms.

- Candidates should have the knowledge and ability to write about all aspects of sports betting and fantasy sports. This includes daily and season long fantasy games, weekly betting tips and props.


Interested candidates must meet the following criteria to be eligible for this position:

· Previous health and fitness writing experience preferred, but not required. Students welcome.

· Resident of New Jersey or nearby state preferred, but not required.

· Excellent writing, editing, and organizational skills.

· Self-starter who can take direction and contribute ideas for stories.

· The ability to work independently on projects while meeting deadlines.

· Community development knowledge/experience a plus.

Job Category: editorial reporter writing
Job Type: Freelance
Job Location: Remote

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