Freelance Content Writer

Our Community Now | WorldWide | 4 months ago

UnknownUnknownBeginner (0-23 months)Beginner (0-23 months)Long-termLong-termOver 30 hrs/wkOver 30 hrs/wk

We are seeking part-time contract writers and content creators who want to create compelling, exciting content about their community. Our online platform is active in six states and has a national reach. This position has no set hours, and all work is done remotely.

Essential Duties:
-Write engaging and shareable content for various communities in Colorado. Content will have an emphasis on community, local/relevant national news, public interest pieces, entertainment and events, and business features.
-Follow internal style guides and collaborate with other departments on synergistic projects.
-Take initiative and think outside of the box to discover new topics to highlight.

Minimum Requirements:
-Must live in Colorado
-Bachelor’s degree minimum. Degree in Journalism, Communications, or English preferred, but not required.
-Strong background in writing and editing.
-Strong working knowledge of Google Drive and Wordpress (or another Content Management System).
-Strong knowledge of SEO.
-Must have strong interpersonal skills, work ethic, commitment to details, and ability to multi-task and manage time.
-Must be able to commit to writing a minimum of 3 articles per week.

Pay is per article and is commensurate with quality/quantity of output.
Applicants will be asked to submit original writing samples on topics that will be provided.