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Freelance Business/News Writer

Publication or Company  Major media company
Industry  Advertising Agency, Internet/Online/New Media, Other Publishing, Social Media, Web Development
Job Duration Freelance
Job Location Anywhere
Job Requirements Major media company seeks a talented freelancer to write concise business news summaries for website and newsletters.

Responsibilities

-Work with editorial team to identify topics for daily coverage
-Research and write clear, professional-quality news summaries
-Write attention-getting headlines
-Adhere to journalistic standards and practices
-Revise and edit news articles incorporating feedback from editors
-Input articles for publication in a content management system

Requirements

-Ability to write clearly and quickly
-Excellent revision, editing and proofreading skills
-Ability to research and organize information from a variety of sources
-High attention to detail
-Experience using a content management system.
-Simple HTMl (adding links, styling text)

Freelancers are paid on a per-article basis.

Applicants should submit a resume and cover letter. A writing test will be given to qualified candidates.