Odyssey is a social media platform with a unique technology that allows for thousands of users to create, engage and amplify their content every week. We are looking for a social media enthusiast and trending news expert to help generate conversations across Odyssey’s audience on current, debated events and issues.
The Freelance Trending Content Writer is responsible for writing breaking and trending news stories while proactively building content for upcoming events. This role is based remotely and is open to interested candidates regardless of location.
This is an independent contractor position and is not eligible for benefits. A Form W-9 is required.
- A firm grasp on the best practices of sharing content on popular social platforms.
- Socially aware and expertly in tune with current events and trends.
- A strong knowledge of Millennial opinion within the context of current events, news, and trends.
- Strong written and verbal communication skills.
- Ability to compose high-quality content in a fast-paced environment as trends develop in real time.
- Basic, applied knowledge of SEO properties.
- Demonstrated experience in trending content, digital content marketing, and social media marketing.
- Strong independent work skills and the ability to meet deadlines.