Fill-In Freelancer @ JournalismJobs.com

If you like to write and are good with editing and proof-reading, consider looking for work at JournalismJobs.com. Here’s a telecommuting job I found today . . .

SmartBrief is seeking a freelance writer to edit online business and consumer news publications on a fill-in basis only. If you love the challenges of writing about different industries, and thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-intensive work environment, you’ll fit right in. Job duties include searching for news and writing two- to three-sentence summaries of the news under tight deadlines. Looking for two to three years experience as a writer or reporter.

This is a telecommuting position; applicant must be able to work anytime between 1 a.m. and 9 a.m. EST for several hours per assignment date. Total number of hours will not usually exceed 30 hours per month. Flexibility is key!

Applicants will be asked to take a timed writing test.

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Two years of experience as a journalist, reporter or proven writing and editing skills.
  • Knowledge of AP style.
  • Ability to write quickly and accurately on deadline.
  • Facility for using online publishing tools.
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills.

About SmartBrief:
Founded in 1999, SmartBrief is the leader in customized email news services and reaches top-flight executives in a variety of markets, including advertising, retail, hospitality, telecom, health care, and consumer packaged goods.

Please e-mail resumes to jobs@smartbrief.com. Place the following in the subject line: SmartBrief Fill-in Freelancer – JJ. JournalismJobs.com requests that when applying, you mention that you saw the opening listed at JournalismJobs.com.

To find more telecommuting jobs at JournalismJobs.com, use the JournalismJobs.com Job Listings Search Page and enter the word telecommuting or telework into the keyword box!

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