Freelance Writer/Communications Consultant

Truckload Carriers Association

Alexandria, Virginia

Date Posted January 13, 2022
Industry Nonprofit
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Freelance
Salary Not Specified

Description:

We are seeking a freelance writer/communications consultant to support our Highway Angel program.

Since its inception in 1997, the Truckload Carriers Association’s (TCA) Highway Angel program has recognized professional truck drivers for the exemplary courtesy and courage they have shown others while on North America’s roadways. The non-profit organization, and its sponsors, are honored to recognize nearly 100 recipients a year, with more than 1,300 to date.

The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of experience and/or a degree in journalism, public relations, communications, or related field. Aside from AP writing experience, and proficiency in Microsoft Word and OneDrive, we’re looking for a consultant who exudes kindness and compassion.

The part-time position is 100% remote and consultant would be paid per recipient. We average five recipients per month.

General roles and responsibilities:

Located in Alexandria, Virginia, the Truckload Carriers Association is the only trade association whose sole focus is the truckload segment of the motor carrier industry. The association represents dry van, refrigerated, flatbed, tanker, and intermodal container carriers operating throughout North America. Founded in 1938, the TCA represents operators of nearly 210,000 trucks, which collectively produce revenue of more than $38 billion in annual truckload revenue.

If you are interested in this position, please send two writing samples to mhall@truckload.org.

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