Overnight writer/web producer
United Press International (Freelance)
United Press International is looking for an experienced newswriter/web producer to join our growing newsroom in South Florida. We have an immediate need for a contractor in the overnight hours to write, produce and optimize news stories across a broad spectrum of topics — U.S. and world news, as well as entertainment. Some aggregation of news sources and some original reporting is required. Can be done remotely; 7 p.m.-3 a.m. Sunday-Thursday. Send resume, cover letter and writing samples to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ability to compose, clear, concise, accurate copy for the web; Solid judgment in selecting trending, breaking and important U.S. and world news; Ability to work quickly and publish about 8 stories a day; Knowledge of SEO for journalism; Ability to find multiple online sources; Understanding of video, social media and other assets
Salary: 750 Weekly
Location: Boca Raton, Florida