WrestlingNewsSource.com is looking for enthusiastic professional wrestling writers to join our team and help engage fans with one of most popular and largest wrestling websites on the internet today! Since we launched back in 2006 we have had a loyal team of which most have remained with us for 11 years, but as with any good website we have grown hugely over the last few years and need more support to help bring our readers the best coverage in news, results and social media.
If you think you have the ability and enthusiasm or already write for online platform, let us know! We want to hear from you!
Below are the positions we have available:
WWE/GFW News Writer: We are looking for WWE news writers to add to our team. You will be required monitor the various pro wrestling news feeds and general media and produce originally wrote reports daily.
Ring of Honor News Writer: We are looking for ROH news writers to add to our team. You will be required monitor the various pro wrestling news feeds and general media and produce originally wrote reports daily.
NJPW News Writer: We are looking for NJPW news writers to add to our team. You will be required monitor the various pro wrestling news feeds and general media and produce originally wrote reports daily.
Indy News Writer: We are looking for Indy news writers to add to our team. You will be required monitor the various pro wrestling news feeds and general media and produce originally wrote reports daily.
* All the roles listed above require daily posting. We are only looking for people who have time to contribute.
During SmackDown News Writer: We are looking for a news writer who can post news during SmackDown Live such as match announcements for PPV's, debuts, title changes, returns etc. You will need to be around every Tuesday during SDLive.
NXT/GFW Taping News Writer: Both WWE and GFW hold tapings for NXT and Impact Wrestling every couple months. We need a writer who is able to update our fans with the spoilers, results and any other news coming out of the tapings.
*If you want to apply for more than one of the roles above ie. (WWE/ROH) please indicate this in your application.
Live Results writers: We are looking for motivated writers who can provide weekly live play-by-play coverage for the following shows:
- WWE Raw, Including some PPV (Monday)
- WWE 205 Live (Tuesday)
- WWE NXT (Wednesday)
- GFW Impact, Including live specials and PPV (Thursday)
- Ring of Honor / NJPW events
Writers will need to strong in their abilities and able to provide updates every 5-7 mins. You should also have reliable means to watch the show you are covering and be available on the day of broadcast each and every week.
Facebook Group Moderators: We are looking to add a couple moderators on our Facebook Group to police trolls, offense, and bad behavior. We are looking for people who can also engage our readers in discussions during pay-per-views and TV shows.
Social Media Tweeter/Facebook Poster: We are looking to add some people to our Twitter and Facebook pages. Currently Raw and SmackDown have tweeters during the shows but we are looking for those interested in helping tweet during NXT (Wed), GFW Impact (Thurs), PPV's (various) and regular to help increase our social following. As for Facebook, we are looking for somebody who understands Facebook isn't Twitter and is able to help manage and engage readers in meaningful discussion and debate. Please only apply if you have a serious understanding of social media.
How To Apply
If you are interested in applying, please contact us by emailing email@example.com. Include:
* Your Name
* Your Age (Minimum age 16).
* The position you are applying for.
* Relevant experience/sample of work.
* Why you think you are suitable for the role.
* Your Facebook contact
* Other information you deem relevant.
What you should understand...
WNS are looking for strong writers that understand the professional wrestling product and have a strong knowledge of the business and understanding of how their work will contribute to the success of the website. We are not looking for people who casually watch the product or have little to no understanding of how our websites or the wider internet wrestling community works. We also do not want time wasters applying who have no intention of fulfilling their duties, so please when applying think carefully about the time you have available to you.
Your work will be showcased thousands of readers daily and would be a great thing to have on your CV, references can be provided. You will also get a chance to build up your own readership and interaction with fans, which is a very rewarding privilege. These positions are non-paying but incentives are sometimes given and increased responsibility depending on the quality of your work.
Due to the volume of applications, it is not possible for us to respond to all that we receive, but be assured those successful will be contacted shortly.