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Soap Opera News Writer

Static Media, Remote, Work from USA

Work at Static Media

Salary: $21 per hour

Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)

Duration: Freelance


Calling all soap opera superfans! The List is looking for enthusiastic, hard-working freelance writers to help us write articles covering "The Young and the Restless", "The Bold and the Beautiful", "General Hospital", "Days of our Lives", and other soaps as needed. Ideal candidates have at least 1 year of experience writing content for print or the web and are experts on soap operas as well as other content similar to The List. We are seeking creative individuals who are self-sufficient and versatile. These positions are work-from-home with flexible, stable hours. Location does not matter.

About The List

The List is a women’s lifestyle site, with a twist. We pride ourselves on being original, well-researched, and without sugar-coating, but no topic is beneath us. We tackle everything from reality TV (we’re a bit obsessed!), to finding love, to living a healthy and happy life. Every article you read is advice from an expert or meticulously sourced, so you know you’re getting info you can trust, from women who get it.

Writer Responsibilities:

  • Claim news article topics from a large selection of assignments
  • Pitch relevant and timely news stories related to the site's areas of coverage
  • Research and write 300 to 900 word articles in custom CMS
  • Write content on a quick turnaround as applicable
  • Contribute to and follow the guidelines of our style guide, editorial strategy, and publishing standards to uphold quality of content
  • Compensation: $21 per hour

Experience:

Minimum one year of editorial experience writing and editing. Experience with building content in a CMS.

How to apply

To apply for this job, please submit the following materials:

  • Your resume
  • Three sentences explaining what makes you a soap opera superfan
  • Three professional writing samples relevant to the content shared on The List

Applications without all of these elements will not be considered.

We believe representation matters at Static Media and strongly encourage people of color, members of the LGBTQ+ community, veterans, those with disabilities, and individuals from other underrepresented groups to apply.

About Static Media

Static Media delivers engaging content across a broad spectrum of topics. Tackling blockbuster movies, games, and chicken sandwiches, the year's best new styles, the secrets of the universe, and everything in between, Static Media's content never stands still. Static Media's portfolio includes twelve unique brands, each with successful video and social media presences, and which are all driven by a core commitment to creating quality content from the start. Join us to create some signal out of all the noise.

Want to learn more about Static Media? Visit Static Media's website.