Writer / Researcher

Three month writing contract position
Application deadline: ASAP and no later than November 11, 2016

Verge Magazine is seeking two experienced writers / researchers for a full-time three-month contract.  The successful applicant will be working on a written project that forms part of a larger project being produced by a team of six people. The theme of your work will be that of global careers; you will undertake primary and secondary research, and conduct interviews as part of this project.

You have:
•    Experience producing a large volume of accurate, well-written material under tight deadlines;
•    A passion for research;
•    Experience chasing interviews;
•    Ideally, an interest in international careers or international work.

•    A degree and related experience in journalism, communications, writing, or a related field.
•    A track record of researching and writing to tight deadlines.

The successful candidate will be able to work remotely, with regular team meetings via Skype. Compensation will be tied to deliverables.

To apply:
Please submit resume and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. no later than November 11, 2016.  Include samples of your written work.  Please mark the subject line of your email with "Application: Writer / Researcher". Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted by November 14. Please indicate times that you would be available for a Skype interview November 4-17.

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