Journalist, Consumer Electronics – Freelance

As Freelance Journalist for Consumer Electronics, you’ll write two types of articles for our team – tips and news. Examples of these types of articles are below:

News examples:

Tips examples:

Additionally, you should be able to pitch weekly topics and articles relevant to the Komando brand and valuable to its readers and, above all, create timely, relevant copy that positions Komando.com as the online authority.

Requirements

  • Excellent copywriting and proofing skills
  • Compelling storytelling ability
  • Engaging headline writing
  • Demonstrated professional-level skills in consumer writing and reporting, as well as translating complex information
  • Interest in, knowledge of, and an ongoing curiosity and passion for consumer electronics and trends in the digital space
  • Proficiency in WordPress or similar CMS and web publishing – HTML-editing experience preferred
  • Experience covering the digital/electronics industry
  • Ability to produce content quickly and meet deadlines
  • Familiar with AP style

Compensation

  • News articles: $30 per article (min. 400 words)
  • Tip articles: $50 per article (min. 600 words)

As a freelancer, you would be expected to sign an agreement and adhere to ethical standards and best practices. You would also be responsible for providing a monthly invoice.

How to apply

Please submit your resume and cover letter to [email protected], and include the following:

  • At least five (5) links to content you have created
  • Publications for which you’ve written tech or tech-related articles
  • The number of news and/or tip articles you can commit to weekly