Avalon Travel is seeking a professional writer to write and update the Moon Oregon Trail Road Trip guidebook. This is a contract position, not a full-time office job.
The writer should have a strong interest in (and, ideally, existing knowledgeable of) the historic Oregon Trail and other regional attractions, and should be able to describe these attractions in an engaging, colloquial voice. They should be able to provide strategic planning advice for travelers, and should have previous experience writing about this region.
AT writers are compensated with an advance and royalty. This guidebook will be in the Moon Handbooks format, and the writer selected to be the guidebook author will be responsible for updating the book every two to three years.
Interested applicants should send a resume, a cover letter, and up to five relevant clips. In the cover letter, explain why you are the best person to write Moon Oregon Trail Road Trip.