Want To Write About South Florida? We’re Hiring!

RISE NEWS is hiring freelance writers as we continue to grow and deepen our coverage of South Florida politics, culture and trends.

The best candidates for these positions should be energized about telling stories that matter and be able to meet a deadline.

Most of our writers are at the start of their careers and are looking to gain valuable experience in a professional news setting.

However, we have also had successful writers who are more advanced in their careers, and write for us on the side in order to keep their journalistic skills honed.

So here’s the deal:

Pay: $20 per story.

Regularity: You can write multiple stories per day or a few stories a week. It really is totally up to you!

Professional Development: Your stories will be edited (Sad we have to say that even) and then positioned in a way to make an impact locally. We will also give you direct feedback on how you are doing and give you actionable advice on how to improve. Since we are a start up, there are also opportunities to grow within our company.

How To Apply: 

Email [email protected] the following items: 

-A copy of your resume

-A link to an online portfolio and/or writing samples. 

-Be a nice human being who we would want to hang out with! 

Applications will be answered quickly as we looking to fill the open positions ASAP.

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