Job Board >> Freelance Writer/Reporter
|Company Name||Dig Media Solutions|
|Date Posted||28, Thursday 2011|
|Listing Type||Per Post Fee|
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Weâ€™re looking for a freelance writer/reporter for Resource Investing News, a leading online source for news on the resource markets.
Position: Freelance Writer/Reporter for Resourceinvestingnews.com
Resource Investing News consists of a network of over 30 websites, including goldinvestingnews.com, silverinvestingnews.com and rareearthinvestingnews.com.
We also publish daily commodity-specific newsletters that feature the latest commentary, general interest and educational articles to keep investors informed and up to date with the latest news surrounding the commodity markets.
Researching the commodity markets and reporting on current market developments, supply/demand fundamentals shaping price, etc.
Writing feature and educational articles on the resource markets and the mining industry
Conducting interviews with industry leaders
Attending and reporting on conferences and trade shows
Uploading articles to Wordpress
Commodities to be covered would include (not limited to): gold, cobalt, vanadium and silver
Bachelorâ€™s degree in finance, economics, journalism, geology (or related field)
Previous experience writing about the commodity markets, the economy or the mining industry
Strong writing skills with an ability to convey complex ideas in an interesting, easily understandable way
Excellent command of the English language
Journalism experience a must
Ability to meet tight deadlines
An understanding of or experience in the commodities markets, finance, and mining industry
Reliable and responsible
Understanding of SEO a plus
About the job:
We pay a flat fee per completed and approved article
All articles will be 600-1000 words in length
Writers are asked to provide article ideas. On occasion topics will be assigned by the Managing Editor.
Writers are required to link to relevant authority websites within the article body.
Writers are required to work with our editors and make all requested revisions and rewrites.
Examples of possible article topics:
Gold in Rain or Shine
Dive in Silver Price a â€œSetupâ€ Says Sprott
Vanadium Batteries for Sustainable Energy
Recycling Cobalt â€“ Sustainable and Affordable
Writers are expected to deliver 3-5 articles a week.
We will ask qualified applicants to submit a sample article using a topic assigned by us. If you are hired, you will be paid for this sample article.