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Company Name Publicity Magazine
Location Virtual, **
Date Posted 02, Tuesday 2014
Category Print
Listing Type Hourly Rate

Description

Publicity Magazine has an immediate opening for a freelance journalist. The opportunity offers hands-on experience in a rapidly growing, fast-paced, Public Relations and integrated marketing firm. TCA seeks self-starters, open to gaining broad experience and sharing creativity through creative ideas and editorial content. The incumbent will work on developing content for philanthopy, beauty, lifestyle, men and women fashion, entertainment, consumer product reviews, politics, small business, women's issues and advocacy. Position also includes: Research, photo sourcing, writing news articles for print and online. TCA exposes employees to entertainment, corporate, nonprofit, events and public relations, marketing and business development.

Qualifications:
Integrity and honesty a must
Excellent portfolio
5 - 8 yrs or more demontrated experience in Journalism or Freelance journalism
Displays effective writing skills;
Able to work in a team and independent setting;
Detail oriented and conscientious; requiring little follow-up;
Experience with or interest in Print media Entertainment , Consumer, Public Relations, Publicity and Event Marketing or Special Events
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with the ability to multi-task
candidate displays a high level of achievement within his/her chosen field.

Desired Skills:

Degree in journalism, english or law (PhD acceptable), or other crtieria establishing experience and expertise
Published Original Content
Customer Focus
Creativity and Flexibility
Attention to Detail and copy
Deadline-Oriented
Desktop Publishing Tools
Acute Vision
Advertising experience a plus

General Responsibilities:
Copywriting
Research and write stories for national regional and local press
Attend events as necessary for on site interviews
Write stories as they pertain to politics, culture, arts, business, news, entertainment, beauty, fashion, lifestyle, travel, human interest and feature articles
Build contacts to maintain flow of news
Seek investigative stories through contacts and press releases
Produce precise and accurate copy as it pertains to the scope of Publicity Magazine
Creating and uploading news content to website
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

You must apply using one of the following methods:
You may email a cover letter and resume, and MUST include availability: [email protected]
You may fax a cover letter and resume, and MUST include availability and Job ID: 888-412-4787

How To Apply

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