SmartBrief is seeking a freelance writer (up to 20 hours per week) to help create daily online business and finance news e-mail publications from approximately 5 a.m. GMT to 9 a.m. GMT Monday through Friday.
This is a deadline-intensive writing position! Applicant must have experience writing business- or finance-oriented news. Knowledge of and/or experience covering European financial markets is a plus!
Applicant must be a U.S. or U.K. citizen. This position is a telecommuting position. Because of the timing of this shift, candidates living in Europe, the Middle East and Asia-Pacific are strongly encouraged to apply.
Applicants will be asked to complete a timed writing test.
•Search the Web to locate news articles and other information sources of interest to senior executives.
•Summarize online articles, studies and other information for use in e-mail publications.
•Use online publishing tools to create e-mail newsletters and other content.
Required Skills & Experience:
•Proven writing skills. (A timed test is given)
•Ability to write quickly and accurately on deadline, starting at 5 a.m. GMT, Monday through Friday.
•Sophisticated understanding of how to find news and information on the Web.
•Experience writing about business a plus.
•Knowledge of Associated Press style.
•Facility for using online publishing tools.
•Strong interpersonal and communications skills.
•Proven record of sharing responsibilities and managing multiple projects/deadlines simultaneously.
3 freelance font une offre moyenne de $18/heure pour ce travail
Hello, My name is Amber Caudell. I am a very hard working writer. I take pride in my work and I put a lot of time into what I do. I can write and research very well and I can do so in a timely manner.