Freelance writers wanted

Classified-Thumbnail-Sept-2015Sun Peaks Independent News is seeking qualified freelance writers and reporters to contribute to its growing publication. The suitable candidates will possess:

– A degree or post-secondary education in Journalism, English or another relevant field
– Previously published writing samples
– Experience writing in CP Style or have the ability to adapt their writing style quickly
– A proven ability to meet deadlines for both online and newspaper copy
– Photography and photo editing skills and experience
– An area or two of expertise and interest such as lifestyle, arts, politics, or sports
– An ability to generate interesting story ideas and contribute to story meetings, as well as produce assigned articles
– Knowledge of Sun Peaks and the region and be locally based

Freelance writers are paid on a per word basis based on previously assigned word count unless otherwise arranged at the outset.

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