Go to ...

Your Source For What’s Happening, New & To Do In & Around Newport

Local. Independent. Online. News.

Register today to attend our FREE Senate District 13 Candidate Forum on July 10th at Jane Pickens Theater!

RSS Feed

June 25, 2017

Show Ad


Contact Information
Contact Ryan Belmore
: 401-662-1653
: Rhode Island, United States
Visit Website
: $ 2,840.00
More Information
What'sUpNewp and What'sUpRhodeIsland, your online source for what's happening, new and to do in Newport and in Rhode Island, is looking for freelance writers with experience covering news, entertainment, and lifestyle.

The right candidate should be able to create shareable, conversation-driving content in a fast-paced environment.

Qualified candidates should have experience pitching, writing and reporting on news, lifestyle or entertainment.

Primary Responsibilities

Write smart, engaging and original stories with an eye for content that readers will be inspired to share and discuss.
Pitch and create accurate content with appropriate sources.
Skills

Strong content judgment and editing.
A love of news, lifestyle, entertainment and Rhode Island content.
An approachable point of view.
An understanding of what readers want or what readers need to know about.
A strong background in responding to breaking news with speed and accuracy.
A proven track record of creating high-performing trending content in a fast-paced environment
If this sounds like you, please submit a resume and links to recent work.