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Recruiting Writer


Job Type




About the Role


  • Conduct interviews with recruits, coaches, parents, recruits, fans, notable people, etc.

  • Provide updates and intel on recruiting-related topics to Tribune+ (Our Subscription) in short-form, medium-form, and long-form content aspects

  • Create articles, stories, and other pieces relating to recruiting

  • Collaborate with other staff to co-create content (Articles, etc.)

Social Media:

  • Have a daily presence on X/Twitter by sharing your articles, creating social media content, connecting/conversating with fans, and following accounts of recruits, family, coaches, etc.


  • Have a daily presence on Tribune+ (Our subscription) by sharing exclusive content, connecting and engaging with fans, providing intel and insights on various recruiting topics, contributing to discussions, etc.

  • Build strong relationships with recruits, their families, their coaches, etc.

  • Communicate with Tribune staff daily (Attending weekly meetings, texting other staff, one-on-one calls, etc.)


Hard Skills (Required):

  • Experience using social media (Instagram, Twitter/X, Snapchat, Facebook, TikTok, Youtube, Threads, etc.)

  • Ability to proofread work and revise your editorial pieces

  • Exceptional grammar and writing capabilities

  • Strong knowledge of Notre Dame football & Notre Dame football recruiting

Hard Skills (Preferred):

  • Prior experience in sports media, sports journalism, and/or general journalism or writing

  • Experience using Twitter/X, Instagram, Threads, and Facebook

  • Experience conducting interviews & establishing and building conversations with people on a professional level

Soft Skills (Required):

  • Exceptional work ethic & dedication

  • Willingness to perfect your craft

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Strong communication skills

  • Conversational personality

Other Requirements:

  • Access to a computer & reliable WiFi

  • Flexible Schedule

About the Company

Welcome to The Irish Tribune, your gateway to the world of Notre Dame Athletics. As a leading news and media company dedicated to comprehensive coverage of all things Fighting Irish, we take immense pride in being the #1 most engaging platform across social media.

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