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Contributing Writer

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Remote (US)
Posted on:
September 27, 2020
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Job Description

We're looking to build our base of contributing writers for our daily email and our new paid subscription Trends service.

The Hustle is a fast-growing, San Francisco-based media company best known for its witty, no-nonsense newsletters that have educated and entertained readers since 2015.

We are a community of builders who are hellbent on changing the world through business. We support this community with business insights and analysis, access to world-class leaders, and a powerful network to help them start and grow their business.

Job Description

We're looking to build our base of contributing writers for our daily email and our new paid subscription Trends service. As a Hustle contributor, you'll be responsible for producing smart, witty takes on the day's business news, and analyzing emerging business trends for our weekly Trends email.

What You’ll Do

- Contribute to our daily pitch meetings, helping us brainstorm interesting business and tech stories and new email formats that will inform and entertain our daily newsletter readers

- Write 1-2 daily stories (150-200 words each) or pitch engaging content for the next day’s email

- Pitch and write short- to medium-length pieces for our new subscription service

- Suggest stories for our originally produced Sunday long reads

What You’ll Bring

- Desire to change the digital media landscape

- Minimum of 1-2 years of experience in the digital media space

- Background or degree in writing or journalism

- Passion for influencing and impacting the world through creative storytelling

- Deep familiarity with The Hustle voice

- Ability to submit outstanding work on ambitious deadlines

- An eye for humor and wit

- Soft spot for startup, business, and pop culture news

- Coachability and willingness to improve

- Experience creating GIFs or using Photoshop or other image editing software

- Get sh*t done attitude

How to Apply

Please submit 3 writing samples, a resume, and cover letter (500 words or less) explaining how you'd crush this job, including any creative ideas for audience engagement.

This is a part-time, contract position. We strongly encourage applications from women, people of color, and individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds.

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