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Freelance Editor

SlashGear

Apply before: May 10, 2024
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  • Date posted
    March 11, 2024
  • Location
    Onsite
  • Salary
    $23 - $23
  • Apply before
    May 10, 2024
  • Career Level
    Any

Job Description

Steady freelance work that pays on time! Consumer tech and auto site SlashGear is looking for enthusiastic, hard-working freelance editors to join our team. The ideal candidate will have at least three years of experience editing content for print or the web with a focus on consumer tech, gadget, and auto content similar to SlashGear. They will be versatile, self-sufficient, and possess team management experience and demonstrated leadership skills. This position is work-from-home with flexible, stable hours. Location does not matter; U.S. and international candidates are encouraged to apply.

About SlashGear

Dedicated to highlighting the latest and greatest in personal technology since 2005, SlashGear covers everything from cutting-edge tech gear to the latest digital lifestyle trends. Distinctive, informative, and fresh, we’ll keep bringing you device information and reviews you can trust as well as thought-provoking commentary.

Editor Responsibilities:

  • Edit and publish articles, focusing on accuracy, clarity, and SEO

  • Send feedback to writers as needed

  • Coordinate content and coverage with content strategy team

  • Follow our style guide, editorial strategy, and publishing standards to uphold quality of content

What We Offer:

  • Compensation: $23 per hour

  • Reliable payment: we pay on time, twice a month

  • Flexible scheduling: you choose the days and hours you work

  • Fully remote: you can work from anywhere in the world

  • Excellent exposure: Static Media’s sites receive more than 170 million monthly visitors and our content is syndicated via SmartNews, Apple News+, MSN, and Yahoo

Experience Required:

  • Minimum three years editorial experience editing and/or writing

  • Experience with building content in a CMS

How To Apply:

To apply for this job, please submit the following materials:

  • Your resume

  • A cover letter

  • Three samples of work you’ve edited professionally (attach these in a PDF or provide links in your cover letter — if providing links in your cover letter, please list full URLs separately rather than linking over the body text of your cover letter)

  • Three published writing samples (attach these in a PDF or provide links in your cover letter — if providing links in your cover letter, please list full URLs separately rather than linking over the body text of your cover letter)

Applications missing any of these elements will not be considered.

We believe representation matters at Static Media and strongly encourage people of color, members of the LGBTQ+ community, veterans, those with disabilities, and individuals from other underrepresented groups to apply.