Hourly Rate: Less than $10 / hr
| Duration: Not Sure
| Posted: Jul 25, 2015 | Ends: 11d, 10h |
We are in need of a journalist who is able to research, investigate, and write 1-2, 200-300 word articles daily for an online local news organization. This position will sometimes require you to contact city and county officials by phone and email regarding breaking news, as well as write occasional "lifestyle" articles. This person would be also charged with discovery of newsworthy information, utilizing police/fire scanners, organization websites, court dockets, etc. This will be an ongoing position. Requirements: Fluent English speakers ONLY Must be able to make phone calls to the United States and use email during the hours of 10-4 EST Excellent writing skills are a must Must be able to work well with and relate to other people Previous journalism skills are a plus, but are not required if you are willing to learn by doing. Please submit a sample article that you have written in Microsoft Word format with your cover letter.
Category: Article Writing
Preferred Location: North America, Central & South America
Fixed Price: Not Sure
| Posted: Jul 25, 2015 | Ends: 25d, 19h |
Type: Freelance Location: Work from home Quali cation: An M.A., M.Phil. or Ph.D. in English or a closely related field Experience: At least 3 years of editing experience Responsibilities: ? Copy-editing and proofreading a wide variety of content, including dissertations, essays, resumes, cover letters, business documents, newsletters, magazines, novels, website content, and more. ? Ensuring documents are free of all English language errors ? this includes grammatical, typographical, orthographical (spelling) and punctuation errors, misnomers, fragmented sentences, etc. ? Improving the sentence structure, clarity, flow and consistency of documents. Desired Pro le of Candidates: ? Excellent linguistic skills, with a very high proficiency in grammar and vocabulary ? Grammar Nazis, your time has come. ? Excellent research skills, with a high level of curiosity and general awareness. ? Strong communication skills and sensitivity to the writer's intended message. ? Knowledge of aca...
Category: Editing & Proofreading
Preferred Location: India
Hourly Rate: Not Sure
| Duration: 1-3 months
| Posted: Jul 24, 2015 | Ends: 25d, 12h |
This position is for a Certified Braille translator. Essential Job Functions: 1. Re-format and translate textbooks and documents for Braille and electronic media using Microsoft Word and custom software 2. Proof electronic documents against the print version 3. Process changes in files for Braille and electronic media 4. Label and edit tactile graphics 5. Perform Quality Control checks Education/Experience/Knowledge Required: * Education: High School Diploma * Experience: proficiency with Microsoft Office * Skills and Knowledge: typing speed of 50 WPM or higher, excellent English writing skills, attention to detail General Requirements: * Basic computer skills including Microsoft Office as well as Duxbury and or Braille 2000
Fixed Price: Less than $500
| Posted: Jul 23, 2015 | Ends: 1d, 5h |
I am in need of a web content writer (that is familiar with SEO friendly writing strategies) to prepare 18 pages of written copy for a new WordPress website being built called VolcanoMonitors.org. This website will focus attention on the most recent volcano eruptions that occur, and will also be an educational website for adults and kids wanting to know more about volcanos. To support this project, I uploaded 1 Microsoft Word document and 1 Excel spreadsheet in the project area so you can see the additional detail. The Word file includes background information and purpose of the website, menu linking structure and webpage titles, along with a description of the writing needs and number of words needed for each of the 18 pages. The Excel file contains a tab for each of the 18 webpages that include the preferred SEO keywords (in orange highlighted cells) that are to be included in the content write-up for each page. Much of the writing will be somewhat technical, and will require so...