Freelance Content Writer (Full Time)

Description

POSITION: Freelance Content Writer

COMPANY: The Gwaii Trust Society

The Gwaii Trust Society is a nonprofit society that owns and manages a multi-million-dollar perpetual fund for the benefit of all the people of Haida Gwaii. The fund generates investment income, and the Society distributes part of that income every year through a variety of grant programs. More information on Gwaii Trust can be found on our website: www.gwaiitrust.com.

Position type: Part-time, contract Location: Remote/telecommute. Preference will be given to residents of Haida Gwaii.

We are looking for a talented and creative writer with exceptional attention to detail who can create quality content to educate and inform external audiences.

The freelance content writer will create articles for local magazines and content for our Annual Report. Other opportunities may arise throughout the year including preparing press releases, correspondence and briefing notes, as well as proofreading and editing content.

Deliverables/Duties/Desirable Skills/Expertise
• Minimum six articles per year based on topics provided
• Content writer for Annual Report
• Read and research prior publications, as needed, to facilitate content production
• Other opportunities as they arise
• Proofread and edit content
• Press releases
• Correspondence
• Briefing notes

• Experience as a content writer, creative writer, blogger, grant writer, or similar
• Ability to exercise a high degree of professionalism and confidentiality
• Ability to write consistently in a tone that reflects the Trust
• Superior grammar skills and high attention to detail
• Can turn around content quickly and are comfortable rewriting as needed
• Responsible and reliable
• Ability to stick to a deadline

Each project is priced individually depending on length and level of difficulty with an average hourly rate of $25-$30.

How to Apply:
Please submit a resume along with two samples of your work via email to Joey Rudichuk, Communications Officer by 4pm Friday, February 26th, 2021.

Email: joey.rudichuk@gwaiitrust.com

Phone: 250 626 5139

We thank all applicants for their interest. Only those candidates whose skills and experience best match the requirements of the position will be contacted