You love camping and you’re no stranger to road tripping for a weekend in the wilderness. You love to pitch a tent, cook at the campfire and stare at beautiful vistas at sunrise.
You also appreciate a warm shower and wifi....
Sound familiar? Read on.
My name's Jacob and I’m the project manager of an upcoming outdoor niche site. What’s our aim? To be the very best in outdoor niche.
The site will be overseen by a highly motivated team who are heavily invested in making this site a success. This is far more than a simple outdoor project, we’re looking to be the very best in the outdoor niche for many years to come.
For that, we need an exceptional writer who truly understands the ins and outs of camping, backpacking, hiking, the great outdoors, etc. We are looking for "authority" type articles such as "How to" or "~~Tips" from experienced campers/backpackers.
This is not a 1-time job only but a long term freelance position.
Still here? Read on to find out exactly what we’re looking for from you!
So what exactly do we expect from you?
As a writer, it will be your job to research and investigate in outdoor gear, provide in-depth analysis and come up with definitive decision-making commentary. [If you wish, you might want to add additional requirements, for example video creation, podcast voice etc.]
Naturally, in order to do this, you'll have to have had some experience with various aspects of the outdoor activities.
We expect you to have an active input on the website and share your ideas with the team on how we can improve certain processes. This is your chance to partake in a role far more engaging than a simple writing job and allow you to really leave your unique stamp on the site.
Ongoing high-quality content will be produced in a timely manner
Editorial quality standards are consistently exceeded
Writing systems and processes are continually improved
Minimal spelling and grammar (AP style based) corrections are required
A strong understanding of how to create exceptional content
Practical experience in outdoor activities and its products
Exceptional English language ability with impeccable written English
Willingness to go beyond a simple writer role and share thoughts and opinions on the website as a whole
Strong research skills
A thorough understanding of the world of online marketing
A sense of ownership and responsibility
Ability to work across virtual teams
The ability to continually improve quality and systems