Freelance Writer UrbanBound
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Freelance Writer
Mountain View, CA
Menlo Park, CA
Redwood City, CA
San Francisco, CA
At UrbanBound, we pride ourselves on innovative technology and outstanding service. UrbanBound is growing at a rapid pace and is looking for Freelance writers to add to our catalog of hyperlocal content. We are looking to make history and you can help UrbanBound achieve greatness by contributing to a plan for global reach by 2015.
Freelance Writers for UrbanBound use their expertise and insider?s perspective to create content that acclimates fresh and soon-to-be-fresh residents to their new home cities. They research information about local hotspots and write about a range of topics based on their city?s unique qualities. Seattle native? We might ask what outdoor excursions are musts (and how you cope with the weather). Live in Austin? We may ask you to create a guide to some of the top food trucks in the city. Other times we?ll rely on a writer to surprise us with information about a city?s unique awesomeness. From comprehensive City Guides to Top 10 Lists, projects can span a wide berth of subject matter and scope.
We're excited to review any work samples you can provide, so please be sure to share a link to your portfolio on the application, or upload samples with your cover letter. Please do not e-mail your resume and cover letter.
This is a remote position. Freelance Writers must live in or near the locations listed and will be working in conjunction with our Marketing team in Chicago.
Research information on local history, economy, and culture
Writing & Proofreading
Article idea generation
Maintain regular contact with UB Staff
Track progress of project online
Journalism or writing experience
Travel writing experience is a plus
Comprehensive knowledge of and live in or near city; have lived there in past 3 years
Huge plus if relocated to that area for a job/as spouse
Ability to generate creative subject ideas
Outstanding research skills
Ability to work remotely
Ability to adapt style/tone to provided guidelines
Ability to work within a set deadline
Open to using new technology
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