Freelance Writer

Posted On: June 13, 2019


Media Organization:Hearst

Company Description

Hearst is a leading global, diversified media, information and services company with more than 360 businesses. Its major interests include ownership in cable television networks such as A&E, HISTORY, Lifetime and ESPN; global financial services leader Fitch Group; Hearst Health, a group of medical information and services businesses; transportation assets including CAMP Systems International, a major provider of software-as-a-service solutions for managing maintenance of jets and helicopters; 34 television stations such as WCVB-TV in Boston and KCRA-TV in Sacramento, Calif., which reach a combined 19 percent of U.S. viewers; newspapers such as the Houston Chronicle, San Francisco Chronicle and Times Union (Albany, NY), more than 300 magazines around the world including Cosmopolitan, ELLE, Men’s Health and Car and Driver; digital services businesses such as iCrossing and KUBRA; and investments in emerging digital entertainment companies such as Complex Networks.

Job Description

Hearst Magazines Media is looking for a full-time freelance writer to pitch and write clicky, social-friendly galleries across 25+ websites. The ideal candidate is hard-working, detail-oriented, can write across a variety of verticals (including entertainment, health, and beauty), and is able to adapt to the voice and style of our different brands. This person will be responsible for filing 5-7 galleries every week that are 40+ slides long. The position pays $30/hour (with potential to turn into a full-time role) and candidates should be able to work at least 30 hours/week, either from our NYC office or remotely.

To Apply

Please email Lauren Smith ( your cover letter, resume, and clips.