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Writer Editor | BrightRay Publishing

Writer Editor – 100% Remote, Salary + Benefits +Bonuses

Apply at: https://bit.ly/brightray_writer

Please read the ad in its entirety! US applicants only.

Position Overview: Writers on the BrightRay Publishing team are responsible for interviewing clients and forming their responses into a book. This includes coming up with questions to prompt material, interviewing clients on approximately a weekly basis, writing in a way to match their “tone”, adhering to deadlines, revising based on feedback, and other related tasks. Writers are expected to manage at least two projects at a time, as well as any other assigned tasks.

Please email your resume and writing samples/portfolio to Diana.ocasio@brightray.com.

Good Indicators to Have:

  • Graduated a 4-year college with an English major
  • Bachelor’s degree in: Creative Writing, Editing, Writing, and Media, or Journalism
  • Over one year of experience in a writing position or previous publication is preferred.

Internships at:

  • Magazines
  • Research Journals
  • Research Institutes
  • News Outlets
  • Writing Centers

Previous positions:

  • Anything within the writing/publishing industry
  • Customer service with file management
  • Tutoring for writing
  • Volunteered at college’s writing center
  • See below experience

Listed experience in:

  • Editing
  • Technical writing
  • Copywriting
  • Proofreading
  • Grant writing
  • Transcribing
  • Interviewing

General listed qualities:

  • Ability to work on deadlines
  • Punctuality
  • Ability to work as a team
  • Task management
  • General time management
  • Ability to multitask
  • Empathy/listening skills
  • Ability to accept criticism

Portfolio Preferences:

  • Clear, organized
  • At least two long writing samples (longer than 1,500 words or typical essay)
  • Recent content AND content at least one year old (to show over a year of experience)
  • Any published work.
  • Any collaborative projects

Salary & Benefits:

  • $15/hr plus bonuses/commissions
  • 50% Medical, 100% dental/vision benefits
  • 100% Remote work

 

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