W5H Publishing

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Sr. Writer/Researcher In this Sr. Writer/Researcher position you will be expected to research a specific subject in depth and produce a comprehensive information resource on the narrowly defined topic. The required qualifications are similar to that of being able to write a 100-300 page book on an obscure niche topic, though it is not actually a book you will be writing. The quality and substance of the writing should be such that a relative expert in this area would regard it as a well written and useful resource on the subject area. The subjects are selected so that one can realistically hope to say nearly all there is to say on this niche in about 50-300 pages. The chosen topics will not require substantial prior education in any area of study, however prior advanced knowledge in many areas could be considered favorably. The format of the work you will prepare will differ from that of a book or ebook although the substance will be similar. Once your discussion has saturated a topic a new topic will be selected so that this position can continue indefinitely. Through a combination of critical thinking, curiosity, and learning you will need to be able to determine what questions to ask in able to best guide your research and maximize the relevancy of your discussion. Prefered Profile: * You will need your own computer with continuous internet access. You will be working remotely, but we will need to communicate via skype and email * Your written English must be flawless, engaging and interesting. * 4 year degree in English/Journalism/Mass Communication (preferred but not required) * Have strong editing/proofreading/copywriting skills and the ability to write engaging and consistent text. * Have strong organizational and time management skills * Have excellent verbal, listening, and written communication skills * Have a sound grasp of English grammar. Fluent written and spoken English * Have an excellent understanding of American culture * Have a good knowledge of computers, and the Internet. * Have a passion for words and for writing * Reliable, flexible, accessible, and able to meet deadlines. * Experience: 1 year or more. Prefer 3+ years * Prior advanced knowledge in any number of subjects will be taken into consideration. * Strong researching skills, critical thinking, general curiosity. * Along with your resume please email 3 writing samples, and a list of any subjects you have some advanced prior knowledge in (no matter how seemingly obscure the topic). * Proficiency and comfort using basic web tools * Please mention any computer/web related background Location: Philippines Compensation: Php 15,000 - 20,000

Central Visayas
Journalism/Publishing
Unspecified

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