Freelance Writers

Supermajority Education Fund

Remote, US

Supermajority Education Fund is seeking experienced freelance writers to contribute to our content platform, Supermajority News. The goal of our content is to engage young women and BIWoC to build a bridge between their experiences and civic participation and to focus on how women can build more power.

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Writer / Editor – Part time

Climate Nexus

Remote

limate Nexus is seeking a part-time consultant writer/ editor to work on an exciting new website project focused on current government efforts to bailout the fossil fuel producers and consumers and the climate implications of doing so. The initial contract for this work will be for three months, it is likely that there will be the option to renew this contract for an additional three months. This position is location-flexible and able to be performed remotely. 

Main responsibilities 

  • Planning, researching, commissioning, writing and editing content 
  • Identify topics of interest for website audience 
  • Establish and update an editorial calendar 
  • Act as editor and publish content to the website 
  • Conduct simple analysis of available data 
  • Produce and post regular short posts for the website, synthesizing materials from longer reports 
  • where appropriate 
  • Ensure that any content you produced is edited by other members of the team 
  • Commission and edit guest posts from network of partners 
  • Work with partners to commission longer reports on specific topics 
  • Work with the digital team to identify potential audiences for content and target them 
  • Regularly update other website content, including “pillar pages” explaining different aspects of the 
  • government bailout and how it affects the fossil fuel industry. 
  • Collaborate with a team including an analyst, digital marketer, graphic designer, and 
  • communications specialists. 

Experience 

  • Detailed understanding of finance, economics 
  • Self-starter, able to perform efficient, independent work, as well as collaborate with a small team 
  • Knowledge of the workings of government, particularly the Fed and Treasury, and related 
  • oversight. 
  • Experience with filing FOIAs. 

Skills 

  • Familiarity with using simple CMS/ Web-Publishing. 
  • Excellent writing and editing. 
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail. 
  • Ability to synthesize and analyze financial data. 
  • Experience using multimedia and digital tools. 
  • Flexibility and ability to multitask, verbal, and cross-cultural communications skills. 
  • Strong time and priority management. 

Please send a CV as soon as possible with “Bailout writer/editor” as the subject to jobs@climatenexus.org. Feel free to include a short note, no more than three paragraphs, explaining your relevant experience. 

English Editor

UN Women

Remote

UN Women China office is seeking to recruit an English Editor on a retainer contract, whose duties are as articulated below. Under the guidance and supervision of Head of UN Women China Office with matrix reporting to the relevant programme manager as relevant, the English Editor provides writing and editing services ensuring high quality, accuracy and consistency of our communications and reporting work. The Editor promotes a client-oriented approach consistent with UN Women rules and regulations. The Editor works in close collaboration with the Communications Officer and programme team to exchange information and ensure consistent service delivery.

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Paid Contributors

ParentMap

Remote

We cover family life from pregnancy through college and beyond, and we aim for a diverse chorus of voices. We welcome guest bloggers who have a distinct voice and unique perspective on some aspect of parenting or family life, and we love writers who can swoop in and quickly riff on current affairs and parenting zeitgeists alike.

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