Position Writer / Journalist - Healthcare
Location Irving
Starts ASAP July
Duration Ongoing
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $35/hour DOE
Our client, an Irving company, has an immediate need for a freelance B2B Writer with a journalistic style. This is a long-term (40 hours per week) ONSITE assignment!

The ideal candidate is a skilled Writer / Journalist with 3-5 years of experience writing content, preferably in the healthcare vertical. Newspaper background is preferred and blog writing and social media experience is a plus!

We are looking for someone who can write news style copy with a quick turnaround and who has a clear understanding of best practices for developing a news hook, interviewing, and generating copy and headlines.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Write newsletters, blog posts, bylines and op-eds
- Write press releases
- Verify accuracy of content with business leaders
- Conduct interviews to obtain additional details
- Revise, edit, proof content as needed
- Publish blogs and articles online using a content management system

MUST:
- Have previous experience working in a newspaper environment
- Be able to accept edits and feedback without taking it personally
- Be able to write quickly (There's a 2 day turnaround for 1st draft after the initial interview and transcript)

JUL. 2018

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc149@jobalert.creativecircle.com