Sleep website is looking for an individual with at least 1+ years of web writing and research experience to contribute to our soon-to-be-launched site.
*If we like your work and we work well together, this could be a regular, ongoing assignment!*
You will be responsible for writing and researching short- and long-form articles and guides, product rankings, and site copy about sleep, mattresses, and other topics related to the sleep industry.
Here's our ideal candidate:
- Someone who can develop amazing and effective content for online audiences. This person should have a passion for writing about commercial products, producing resources for communities, and crafting interesting stories.
- Someone who follows directions but also has a critical eye for creating the best content. We'll give you bullet-point specs to work with; you'll follow those, but also suggest better ways to structure content, additional content to include, or fat that can be trimmed.
- Someone with serious attention to detail. No typos, no misspelling, no grammar errors!
In addition to creating content, this person must be skilled in and enjoy deep Internet research. Our content requires you to quickly become an expert in a variety of topics related to the sleep industry, leveraging everything you can find online to develop unique, engaging, and thoroughly informative content for a wide audience.
Bachelor's Degree in English, Journalism, Communication, or other related field
At least 1 year of writing/editing experience
Experience writing, editing, formatting, uploading content for the web
Experience with HTML / Google Docs is helpful
Interest in writing about sleep product and sleep health related topics
Ability to derive insights from complex data and turn those into effective copy
Flexible writing style
TO APPLY: Submit your resume, cover letter, and 2+ relevant writing samples that best show your research and writing abilities, preferably samples that have been published online.
* Use the subject line "First Name, Last Name - Sleep Writer/Research Application". Any applications without the appropriate subject line will not be considered.
*COVER LETTER LENGTH: Write no more than six sentences for your cover letter. Any applications with cover letters longer than this will not be considered.
Again, we'd love to find someone who we can work with on an ongoing basis. We hope that's you!