|Date Posted||November 16, 2021|
SmartBrief seeks U.K.-based freelance finance writers for daily newsletters
Can you condense a complex news article into two sentences?
Are you good at meeting multiple daily deadlines?
SmartBrief is seeking freelance writers in the U.K. to help create curated B2B email newsletters for the finance industry. Applicants must be available Monday through Friday from 5 a.m. to 10 a.m. GMT, for a total of 20-25 hours a week. We are open to candidates outside the U.K, as long as you are available the specified hours.
What we're looking for: a writer who thrives in a fast-paced, deadline-intensive, newsroom environment. The ideal candidate has worked as a writer or editor for a newspaper, trade journal or industry publication with multiple daily deadlines. You must have prior experience writing about financial services. Our briefs summarize the top stories of the day for industry associations, and our freelancers work with our editors to shape that content. You will not be reporting or writing long-form articles in this position!
Applicants may be asked to complete a timed writing test. This position is a telecommuting position.
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