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Kat

Witty Writer for News Summaries

Listing published on Sat, 12 Nov 2016. Expired almost 2 years ago on Sun, 11 Dec 2016.

Hiring 1+ Peeps

Work type
Ongoing
Billing type
Hourly. Invoices are submitted and paid as you go.
Budget
$600‑700/month
Amount
$30/hour
Service fee
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Description

I am looking to hire a talented, witty writer who can research and write news summaries for a young female working professional market (22-34 year old) on a daily basis (Monday to Friday).

You will have someone assisting with the research and focus of topics to write on a daily basis.

It will be sent in an email newsletter with news summaries on the top trending stories of either the previous day or the upcoming day with categories ranging from politics to entertainment to inspiring success stories. I would like the summaries to be written in a conversational, witty and direct tone. Please refer to The Skimm (http://www.theskimm.com/archive) as an example of the type of writing I would like.

We are open to multiple writers for this position.

Commitment

More than 6 months

Guidelines

Please write a max 150 word summary for the article below in a conversational, witty and direct tone for a predominately young female audience to showcase your style and quality of work.

http://www.smh.com.au/world/us-election/superstitious-presidentelect-donald-trump-dumps-governor-chris-christie-as-head-of-transition-effort-20161111-gsnrnj.html

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