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Food and Beverage Feature Writer - TheDailyMeal.com

Static Media, Remote, Work from USA

Work at Static Media

Salary: 8 cents per word

Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)

Duration: Freelance


Food and beverage site The Daily Meal is looking for enthusiastic, hard-working freelance writers to join our team.

Ideal candidates have at least 1 year of experience writing content for print or the web with a focus on food and beverage content similar to The Daily Meal. We are looking for creative individuals who are self-sufficient and versatile. These positions are work-from-home with flexible, stable hours. Location does not matter; U.S. and international candidates are encouraged to apply.

About The Daily Meal

Whether you’re dining in or dining out, The Daily Meal is your ultimate go-to source for recipes, entertaining ideas, and all the hottest food news. We’re serving up easy weeknight dinner recipes, party menus, and kitchen tips from experts you trust, along with all the details you need to stock your pantry with products you’ll love. And when you need a night away from the kitchen, we’ve got the scoop on the restaurant scene. The Daily Meal has everything you need to make the most of every meal.

Feature Writer Responsibilities:

  • Claim feature article topics from a large selection of assignments
  • Research, pitch, and write 2600- to 3000-word articles in custom CMS with a one-week to one-day turnaround, depending on the topic and timeliness of the article
  • Contribute to and follow the guidelines of our style guide, editorial strategy and publishing standards to uphold quality of content
  • Compensation: 8 cents per word

Experience:

Minimum one year 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
  • A letter of intent
  • Three professional writing samples similar to the content shared on The Daily Meal

Applications missing any 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 fourteen 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.