TheList.com is looking for enthusiastic, hard-working freelance writers to join our team. We are specifically looking for writers with experience covering entertainment and celebrity topics. The ideal candidate has at least 2 years of writing experience in web publishing with content similar to The List, has solid research skills, and an ability to identify primary sources.
Writers will claim feature topics from a large selection of assignments. Once a writer selects an assignment, he/she has two weeks to research, pitch the the structure of the feature, and write the feature. Some time-sensitive assignments must be completed within 2-3 days.
This position is work from home with flexible hours.
Specific Knowledge, Skills and Responsibilities:
-Interest in and knowledge of celebrity and entertainment topics covered by The List
-Ability to meet strict deadlines
-Ability to thoroughly research and write write clean, accurate, and entertaining copy for long-form features ranging between 1,000 and 3,000 words. Writing must match the unique List voice.
-Follow the best practices of our style guide, editorial strategy, and publishing standards to uphold quality of content