NEW TRADE PUB SEEKS FREELANCERS
Start-up online news magazine seeks freelancers to write/report news articles of 500 to 800 words before our exciting, upcoming launch. News assignments include articles about business, government, health/wellness, and culture that our niche is interested in. Topics are assigned but we expect you to report it out and see what you find.
Our audience is an intelligent, educated, quirky, niche audience. It consists of people with a specific disease. More information will be sent to successful applicants.
Must have experience as a reporter -- one who takes the initiative to see what's really going on. We don't want pre-written stories, opinion, or links to Wikipedia. We want you to report. You must be willing to spend a few days on the phone for each piece. Research required. Love digging through data? You might be right for us.
Must have an open mind.
Must have empathy for our niche audience.
Must be receptive to editing.
Be a good writer. We're looking for spare but stylish NEWS writing and writers with a sense of humor.
Send resume and clips to email@example.com. Send your expectations for compensation per article.