Seeking Apparel Industry Freelance Writers

Location
New York
Posted
Jun 25, 2014
Closes
Jul 25, 2014
Contact
Mr. Edward Hertzman
Duration
Freelance
Do you have strong opinions, insight and expertise in a particular area of the textile and apparel industry?

Sourcing Journal is looking for experienced apparel, trade, textile, and technology journalists to join our team of freelance writers.

Sourcing Journal is a hub of global news and information for leaders in the textile, soft goods, and apparel industries. We connect our readers with industry resources, expert commentary, and up-to-the-minute analysis of breaking news. Sourcing Journal serves the highest level of executives, and these executives look to us to keep them informed on all global news that could affect their business.

Job:
Work remotely writing daily news stories as well as feature editorials based on your area of expertise for our online publication.

Our news writers must be extremely reliable, fast and efficient in order to meet daily deadlines, with the ability to interview analysts, company spokespeople, or other experts by phone or email for each article.

This opportunity is ideal for professional journalists who can write in a clear, confident, and informative style for high-level apparel and textile executives.

Please remember this is not a fashion publication, but a trade journal used by more than 50,000 plus executives who work for the leading fashion and accessory companies worldwide. We are the authority on textile and apparel news for the business side of the industry.

Summary of Requirements

* Outstanding journalism experience and writing skills
* Experience writing daily news and editorial features for business and or trade publication
* Solid knowledge of the apparel, textile and fashion industry a plus
* Experience interviewing analysts, company spokespeople and other expert sources
* Proven ability to meet daily deadlines and produce high-quality copy that needs little revisions
* Living in the U.S. and able to write 1 to 2 pieces on deadline each day.