Freelance writers are needed for Savvy, a publication of the Beloit Daily News serving active seniors. Writers also may be used for other feature and niche products of the newspaper.
Writers must demonstrate proven skills with the language, and the ability to interview and photograph people for stories.
Successful freelancers will have a friendly and professional demeanor, a driver’s license and reliable transportation, strong abilities with English and grammar and be able to meet deadlines. Candidates should possess an aptitude for learning new skills. A working computer is essential to allow freelancers to write stories and email the work to the Beloit Daily News.
Prior news writing or photography experience is not required. Training is available for candidates willing to learn Associated Press writing guidelines and journalistic style.