Details for FREELANCE NEWS WRITER

Content
Creator & Social
Media
Coordinator
FREELANCE
NEWS
WRITER
Work
withona team
of experienced
professionals
to create
content
for the DoTheShore
Report
notable
community
happenings,
as well
as issues
brand print & online publications, and manage social media accounts for our clients.

of significance to Cape May County.

The successful candidate will…

The successful candidate will …

excellent organization and communication skills.
• •BeDemonstrate
a great writer
of news and a good photographer.
• Demonstrate keen problem-solving ability and project management skills.
• •Have
a nose
for news
importantofhappenings,
as well and digital
Display
an interest
andand
understanding
advertising, marketing,
ascommunications.
an inquiring mind.
• Be a great writer of promotional copy, and a good photographer.
• •BeAdapt
passionate
about issues
impacting
County.
to the “voice”
of the clients
whoseCape
socialMay
media
accounts they run.
Haveangreat
people
and display
team-oriented
behavior.
• •Have
interest
inskills
keeping
Cape May
County informed.
Holda aBachelor’s
Bachelor's Degree
Degree ininCommunications
relatedfield
fieldofofstudy
study OR 2
• •Hold
Journalism or or
related
years experience in marketing, media production or communications.
at least
twocomputer
years’ experience
in journalism
communications.
•OR
Possess
strong
skills, including
mastery ofor
MS
Office applications and
the
top
social
media
platforms,
proficiency
with
the
Adobe
Suite, and
• Thrive under deadlines, with high energy and a strongCreative
work ethic.
familiarity with Wordpress or other common website platforms
• •Have
a smartphone
and/or
digital
camera.
Thrive
under deadlines,
with ahigh
energy
and a strong work ethic.
•
Have
a
valid
driver’s
license
and
unrestricted
use use
of a of
personal
vehicle.
• Have a valid driver’s license and unrestricted
a personal
vehicle.
Commitment to excellence is required.

This is a year round freelance position. Compensation will be commensurate
This
is athe
seasonal,
full-time
(40-50 hours/week)
position
with isthenoopportunity
with
scope of
work reflected
in the article(s).
There
shortage offor
ongoing
employment
beyond
the
season.
assignments for those willing and able to accept them.
Routinely
involving
extended
work days/weeks,
May involve
evening
or weekend
work.
Offering competitive compensation and benefits.

Email resumeEmail
to editor@cmcherald.com
resume to
marketing@cmcherald.com

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