Against All Enemies is aiming to bolster its staff and is hiring for a variety of positions.
Our best candidates will:
- Have a passion for college sports, specifically at the Service Academies.
- Have writing and/or digital media experience — and experience writing about college sports.
- The ability to edit and write clean copy.
- The ability to communicate efficiently.
- Be comfortable working in a remote environment.
- Have an interest in storytelling, writing and reporting on the intersection of sports and the military.
What are the positions we’re hiring for? Who do those roles entail?
Assistant Site Manager
Duties: This person will assist the site manager in editing stories, posting on social media and managing the front-page layout. This person will also contribute original stories to Against All Enemies on a regular basis. Past editing experience is preferred. Experience with Chorus (SB Nation’s content management system) is preferred, but not required.
Air Force Beat Writer
Duties: This person will be responsible for covering all things related to the Air Force Falcons. They will produce a minimum of two stories a week during football season, and a minimum of one story a week for the rest of the year.
Duties: This person will identify a sport played by the Service Academies that they are interested in covering or are an expert in (ex: women’s lacrosse, men’s soccer, wrestling, etc.). They will produce at least one story a week on that sport during its season. During that sport’s offseason, this person is still expected to write at least once a month, on any topic related to sports at the Service Academies. We will be hiring two people in this role.
Yes, these positions are paid.
Each is a contract role compensated with a monthly stipend.
How do you apply?
To apply, send an email detailing why you’re the best person for the role. Please include a resume showcasing any previous writing and/or digital media experience, and links or attachments to two 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 Mitchell Northam, the editor and site manager of Against All Enemies. Please email the materials to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please headline the subject of the email as “Against All Enemies: Contributor Application”
Vox Media, SB Nation and Against All Enemies are committed to bringing you coverage of college sports 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.