Job Board >> Freelance City Editor
|Date Posted||16, Monday 2013|
|Listing Type||Hourly Rate|
Occasions® is the everygirl’s guide to celebrating in style. We’re currently seeking a few enthusiastic team players, well versed in writing and editing to join our team as a Freelance City Editors in each of the local markets we represent. As a City Editor you work closely with the Editor-in-Chief to write and produce a variety of content across multiple platforms for our website and local editions of Occasions: Wedding in Florida and Occasions: Weddings in Georgia. Each City Editor will serve as the authority on all things weddings and special events in their local market. You will write and produce no less than 5 local blogs per week, have the opportunity to attend local events (should you choose), and most importantly deliver helpful content that is genuine and unique to our reader brides-to-be readers. The ideal candidate loves writing, but loves weddings and parties even more. She has a knack for party planning, a keen sense of style, great connections, extensive knowledge of current SEO practices and generally loves sharing new, exciting things with other people.
Write, edit, and produce 5+ blogs a week.
Pitch article ideas relative to her local wedding market.
Keep a sharp eye on performance of posts, social media strategies, and audience growth and engagement locally among readers and industry professionals.
Work closely with SEO team to conceive original content and strategies that engage the Occasions audience.
Write real wedding stories and other feature editorials for our tri-annual print editions.
Work from Home
Compensation: pay per word, pay per post or hourly available
We have openings for five city editor positions in Atlanta, Savannah, Orlando, Tampa and South Florida. Our ultimate goal is to fill each position with someone who is as passionate about party planning as Occasions is and who is committed to a long-term work relationship.
Please submit examples of your writing work, the reason why you’re the perfect fit for this position, any experience in the wedding industry you have, and your resume in PDF FORMAT ONLY to heather (at) occasionsonline (dot) com. A cover letter is not necessary, but please do briefly tell us about yourself and salary history/requirements in the email.