Morning News Writer, InSyle

Editorial/Content United States

About the Role: 

InStyle is looking for a freelance writer to join its beauty and style news team. The ideal candidate is an experienced digital writer with a passion for celebrity, pop culture news, and fashion. This person will pitch and write daily news stories on topics such as a royal red carpet look and celebrity relationship coverage. An ideal candidate has a strong sense of which stories will perform on search and social, the skills to spot and execute a compelling news story quickly, impeccable grammar, and the ability to self-edit in a pinch. 


About Your Contributions: 

  • Pitch and write articles for InStyle between the hours of 6 am and 12 pm ET 

  • Monitor news outlets, social media, and photo wire services for relevant celebrity, pop culture, and fashion stories 

  • Work closely with the InStyle editorial team to ensure news coverage matches InStyle’s tone and content guidelines. 


About You: 

  • Pitch, built, and write between 2 and 5 short-form news articles per day focused on a range of subjects, including celebrity news, red carpet fashion, and other timely pop culture topics 

  • Apply SEO and social best practices to ensure that each article achieves its optimum performance 

  • Work closely with InStyle editors to ensure stories are on brand and are published in a timely manner 

This job is hourly and will report to InStyle’s News Director 

Pay Range: $32.00/hr 

About Us: 

Dotdash Meredith is the largest digital and print publisher in America. From mobile to magazines, nearly 200 million people trust us to help them make decisions, take action, and find inspiration. Dotdash Meredith’s over 40 iconic brands include Parents, PEOPLE, Better Homes & Gardens, Verywell, Food & Wine, The Spruce, Allrecipes, Byrdie, REAL SIMPLE, Investopedia, and Southern Living. 

Dotdash Meredith embraces inclusivity and values our diverse community. We are committed to building a team based on qualifications, merit, and business needs. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. 

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