WestStar Multimedia Entertainment is rapidly expanding in many divisions, as we are one of the fastest growing broadcast companies in America!
For over 20-years, Kim Komando has led the industry in lifestyle programming within the national radio category, reaching millions of people every week.
Today, our multimedia network includes radio programs that reach over 3.5 million Nielsen-rated unique listeners per week, a new “global” television program that airs on the prestigious Bloomberg TV Network distributed to over 300 million homes internationally, podcasts that serve almost 2 million downloads per month, a website that enjoys 1.6 million monthly visitors, an aggressive newsletter platform with over 25 million sends per month, and a sponsor-dedicated email platform. Plus, major streaming and YouTube initiatives in the works for 2019.
Yes, a lot is happening at WestStar!
Are you a take-charge type of person that knows how to get things done? Are you a person that focuses on finding solutions to challenges, and will break down barriers to achieve success? Are you motivated to do great things? If so, we are seeking people that are passionate about building a fantastic career in the celebrity influenced media business.
If you have what it takes, we are seeking a team member to fill the following position: Freelance eBook Writer.
Duties and Responsibilities
The Freelance eBook Writer’s responsibility is to produce high quality written content for Kim Komando’s Club members who follow Kim’s advice and rely on expert content. The eBooks will be ghost-written and provide in-depth understanding of various topics.
The ideal candidate should have a keen knowledge or background in tech and be able to express that knowledge in a conversational writing style. This position is not for beginners. Must submit samples of prior eBooks written to be considered.
Research and pitch eBook tech topics relevant to the Komando brand and valuable to komando.com readers
Write eBooks for topics provided related to technology
Ghost-write detailed content between 5,000 and 10,000 words per eBook
Ability to identify visual/graphic support to complete the eBook
Build the outline of the eBook with chapters and beef up each chapter with details and supporting research including links from Komando.com where applicable
This Position Requires
Background in content writing and strategy
Compelling story-telling ability
Engaging headline writing
Working understanding of SEO techniques
Skills and Specifications
Demonstrated professional-level skills in consumer writing and reporting, translating complex information into easy to understand
Writing well-researched and accurate content is a must
Interest in, knowledge of and an on-going curiosity and passion for consumer electronics and trends in the digital space
Experience covering the digital/electronics industry
Ability to work collaboratively in fast-paced, team-oriented diverse environment
Ability to accept direction and constructive criticism
Ability to produce content quickly, calmly, accurately and proficiently under multiple deadlines
Experience writing for website, radio and newsletters
Education and Qualification
Bachelor's Degree in journalism, communications or related curriculum preferred
Minimum 3+ years of professional writing experience in publishing environment
Excellent grammar and impeccable spelling required
Familiar with AP and Mervin Block writing styles
In addition to your resume, please submit links to current writing samples including eBooks that you have written previously. If you are experienced in the above mentioned skills and want to start a great career with WestStar, Apply Online Today!
This is a freelance position and compensation will be agreed upon at the time assignments are made.
Equal Opportunity Employment
We take great pride in our diverse and talented workforce. We recognize that our continued success depends largely on the collective strengths of our employees. Developing the right mix of skills, ideas and individuals requires an unwavering commitment to Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action. Accordingly, we recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles and ensure that all other personnel actions are administered without regard to an employee's race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, citizenship, veteran status or disability.
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