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Writing, News & Journalism, Editing, Online Content

Pay: TBD

Overview

Pulso is seeking part-time News Writers to work remotely in creating original news stories. As a News Writer, you will be responsible for pitching, researching, and writing original content in the form of news articles.

Responsibilities

  • Pitching, researching, writing, and editing 2-15 original news articles per week with a journalistic tone and style (with open-source images included in each article).
  • Ensuring all submitted content is complete, thorough, and factually accurate.
  • Participating in pre-arranged phone or video meetings each week (Monday through Friday, during normal business hours).
  • Completing other writing projects as needed, such as revising existing content to reflect journalistic standards.

Qualifications

  • Journalism experience in digital media environment. You’ve previously written news stories for other digital media companies and you know how to efficiently research, interview for, and write high-quality news stories using journalistic standards.
  • Strong virtual communication. You have availability to communicate with our staff as needed via email and Slack and participate in pre-arranged phone or video meetings each week (Monday through Friday, during normal business hours).
  • Initiative and follow-through. You take initiative pitching relevant stories for the Pulso audience, keep up with trends around the U.S. Latinx market, and adhere to deadlines and expectations when submitting written work.

Compensation

This is a part-time, 2-month contract role with the potential to renew. The following rates apply:

  • $.40/word: Pitching, researching, writing, and editing 5-15 original news articles per week with a journalistic tone and style (with open-source images included in each article)
  • $30 per hour: Completing other writing projects
  • $30 per hour: Participating in pre-arranged phone or video meetings each week

Company – Accelerate Change

Website – https://acceleratechange.org/