Visordown is hiring - Motorcycle Journalist position

Visordown is hiring - we are looking for a dedicated and knowledgeable motorcycle journalist to join our growing team

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Crash Media Group is seeking a dedicated and knowledgeable motorcycle journalist to join its brand. 

Visordown is one of the most read and comprehensive online motorcycle websites in the world, bringing the biggest and best two-wheel content to a global community of enthusiasts.

The new role involves producing high quality content directly to or in conjunction with our multiple platforms, including website, social media and video channels. 


  • Day-to-day content management of the website through regular news articles and features 
  • Delivering high quality content across a range of motorcycle-related topics to drive traffic to the website
  • Contributing to the management of content through Visordown's social media channels to drive engagement
  • Working with Visordown editor to devise and fulfil content plans
  • Represent the company on launches and other professional events
  • Testing and reviewing motorcycle protective equipment, clothing, helmets and technology
  • Running long and short term press loan bikes for reviews, features and road tests both on and off-road
  • Assisting with the creation of video from road tests for site and social – capturing video content and photography – full training provided
  • Work with Social Media Manager & Content Team to build a content strategy for the brand across all platforms
  • Work with Video Editor and Digital Designer to create engaging, high-quality video content

Key Skills/Experience

  • Essential
  • In-depth knowledge of motorcycling and the motorcycle industry
  • Exemplary spelling and grammar
  • A working knowledge of social media channels (YouTube, Facebook & Instagram etc.)
  • Exceptional organisational skills and attention to detail.
  • A creative thinker.
  • Able to work as part of a team, as well as on your own initiative
  • Flexible and enthusiastic with the ability to work well under pressure
  • Full motorcycle licence and a confidence to represent the brand professionally on events that involve riding a motorcycle


  • Degree in journalism
  • Experience working in a role that involves regular writing, ideally motorcycle industry related

The position is based in our office in Farringdon, London reporting to the Editor of Basic salary up to 30k + bonus, health insurance, laptop & pension.

Please send CV as application to Ollie Barstow at