Seeking experienced freelance writers

San Francisco, California

Date Posted January 13, 2020
Industry Digital Media
Specialty General Assignment
Job Status Freelance
Salary 300.00 per report
Website https://instaread.co

Description:

A next-generation digital publishing company seeks versatile and experienced writers for long-term freelance work.

On a weekly basis, Instaread commissions writers to read nonfiction books from such varied genres as arts, business, technology, finance, health, politics, religion, sports, self-help, etc. Writers are paid to produce a report on each book's key concepts and insights, using our 3000-word template. All assigned texts are supplied electronically. Pay per item is $300 USD.

Writers must be able to summarize arguments and concepts in a succinct and engaging way. We can only consider writers who will commit to weekly deadlines (i.e., one book and report per week).

Please send a standard resume and a cover letter detailing relevant experience to queries@instaread.co. Include PDFs or links to two specific, sample publications with your materials; these should demonstrate your style and flexibility as a writer. After a review of materials, candidates will be asked to complete a short follow-up assignment. 

When applying, mention you saw this opening listed at JournalismJobs.com.