Westchester County - Freelance Writer for Nationwide Parenting Site

Location
Westchester County, NY
Salary
Flat fee per post
Posted
Jan 01, 2017
Closes
Jan 30, 2017
Specialty
Writer
Metro Area
New York
Duration
Freelance

Mommy Poppins, a nationwide parenting website, is seeking freelance writers in Westchester County, NY.  The ideal candidate is an experienced writer who will contribute on the topic of family-friendly activities in and around Westchester.

Mommy Poppins’ writers are expected to write 3-6 posts per month, covering kid-centric topics such as playground openings, children’s theater, and the best places for animal encounters. We are looking for writers who are passionate about experiencing local fun with kids and sharing their point of view. This is a work-from-home, freelance opportunity. Articles will be a combination of your pitch ideas and assignments from the editor. Compensation is a flat fee per post.

Musts:  

  • Has professional writing experience
  • Comfortable navigating a CMS (content management system)
  • Available to cover family activities in person in and around Westchester.

Bonus:

  • Easy to work with
  • Values the editing process 
  • Active on social media
  • Able to take postcard-worthy photos with phone

Interested candidates should send a résumé and cover letter indicating the neighborhood where you live, the ages of your children (if applicable), and why you’re the right fit for this opportunity. Also, please include 5 brief pitches (a line or two will do) of topics you'd like to write about for Mommy Poppins and links to published work if available.

Thanks and we look forward to hearing from you,

Mommy Poppins