Freelance Jobs

Freelance Reporter

Company: Blueshift Research
Location: Remote

Blueshift Research is looking for seasoned journalists to join our freelance research team. Blueshift reporters are tasked with finding and interviewing subject matter experts on a wide range of topics, such as technology, health care, retail, finance, and media. We are not a survey firm where reporters are following scripts in their interviews. We need reporters who can quickly get up to speed on new topics so they can ask intelligent questions and engage sources in conversations. Our clients are highly sophisticated institutional investors for whom we seek unique information and to identify trends. Work is assigned on a project-to-project basis, so reporters have flexibility about which assignments to accept. Good work will lead to more assignments. Reporting experience is a must. Familiarity with business, finance, and investing is helpful but not required.

If interested, please contact Seth Agulnick, Director of Research, at

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Freelance Reporter

Company: Environmental Working Group

The New Lede ( is a journalism initiative of the Environmental Working Group specializing in coverage of environmental issues that are critical to the health and well-being of people everywhere. We provide investigative reporting, analysis, and explanatory articles about a broad range of environmental topics that too often are ignored or underreported by mainstream media sources, filling that gap with vital information regarding the state of our air, water, food and climate.

We are looking for talented reporter to investigate, report and write articles on issues involving air and water quality, climate change, energy, agriculture and other environmental matters that impact public health and public policy.

The New Lede offers competitive compensation for stories and photos.

Please send story pitches to

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Food Writer/Commissioning Editor – New York

Company: BBC
Location: New York
Apply By: 24 July 2022

The position will be based in New York and is a part-time position (24 hours per week) for 6 months.

The Food Writer/Commissioning Editor will be editorially responsible
for BBC Travel’s ( new food section, World’s Table, in
conjunction with and supervised by the Travel Editor. They will be a key
player in producing an ongoing calendar of food-related content that
fits within the editorial vision of the site.

The candidate should have proven experience of writing and editing
about food at the intersection of culture, history and travel. The
candidate should also have an aptitude for innovation, experimentation
and organization, and must be a problem-solver, fast learner, efficient
worker, creative thinker and self-starter. They should also be eager to
work as part of a team.

Read more and apply on the company’s website.

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Video Script Writer

Company: Complexly
Location: Remote

Writers are responsible for helping Complexly achieve our mission of
creating trustworthy stuff that inspires curiosity and lowers barriers
to knowledge building by creating scripts that engage our audience. This
includes researching and writing assigned scripts, workshopping script
ideas, and submitting scripts on time.

We’re looking for a freelance writer to help shape the content for SciShow Space. This will be done by researching, writing, and revising scripts that are clear, compelling, accurate, and fascinating. These scripts are typically
full-length videos varying from 500-2000 words, and the goal is the
same: engage with people’s curiosity, tell an interesting story, and
make sure it’s factually accurate so we can inspire learning.

You should be able to juggle multiple ongoing projects at once, meet
deadlines, and research a variety of topics. Being a strong communicator
is essential to convey topics to a broad audience and work cohesively
with your team.

More details on the position:
Job Title: Writer
Status: Freelance
Rate of Pay: $175-850/script depending on word count
Term: On going
Apply by: June 24, 2022
Location: Remote, preferably US based

Apply here

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Contract Writer, Medicine and Health Care

Company: Texas Monthly
Location: Texas

Description: Texas Monthly is looking for a freelance writer who can report and write two articles a month on medical and health care issues across the Lone Star State. We seek stories both about groundbreaking innovations and the persistent problems plaguing these fields. Beyond merely reporting the latest news, this coverage will focus on narratives and characters to make often-complex medical issues relatable and compelling for readers. This is a contract position available to writers based anywhere in Texas and will report to the senior editor for business and innovation.

Contract responsibilities include:

  • Writing two articles per month for Texas Monthly, including one front-of-book print column every other month
  • Pitching story ideas regularly to the senior editor for business and innovation

Successful candidates will possess the following:

  • Previous experience reporting on medicine and health care
  • An ability to write compelling narrative- and character-focused stories
  • An ability to develop story ideas that appeal to a wide general audience
  • Knowledge of the health care and medical landscape in Texas

If you are a qualified candidate, please email a cover letter and résumé to with the job title in the subject line. Promising applicants will be selected for an initial screening interview; candidates who move forward in the hiring process from there will be given a paid freelance writing assignment for Texas Monthly; the senior editor will select a contract writer based on the success of the freelance assignment.

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Features writers – U.S.

Company: The Korea Times
Location: remote
Compensation: per article

Description: The Korea Times is South Korea’s oldest and most influential English daily newspaper founded and based in Seoul, Korea. We serve as the primary source for news, entertainment, culture, sports and opinion about the East Asian hub for our continuously expanding readership around the world.

We are looking for enthusiastic, self-driven and creative freelance features writers to join our growing U.S. bureau.

This is a freelance and remote position. Pay is per story.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have an eye for discovering story-worthy content from current events or latest trends, preferably related to South Korea
  • Pitch, research and write compelling, insightful and engaging content that are fun to read

Read more and apply on LinkedIn.

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Journalist (Interviewer)

Company: ResultStory
Location: Remote
Apply by:

Description: Do you love reporting on heartwarming stories of people who triumph over adversity?

If you do, then we might have the perfect role for you at our rapidly-growing startup, ResultStory.

We’re currently looking for a new hire who’s as passionate about storytelling, research, and personal development as we are.

Maybe you’re tired of covering stories that you don’t find particularly interesting.

Or the stiff competition with inconsistent pay frustrates you.

Perhaps you simply want a change of pace from your current position.

If any of the above sounds like you, then you could be the perfect fit for our newest position.

It’s a unique role for any reporter/journalist who’s motivated to help people share their inspiring stories with the world.

For more information and to apply check out our job advert at

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Health Reporter – remote

Company: UPI
Compensation: $2,500/month

Description: United Press International is seeking an experienced freelance health writer to cover breaking news and produce original reporting on new research and trends. The ideal candidate has at least two years of writing experience on a daily deadline, including some aspect of health coverage, with excellent web research skills and solid news judgment. This is news-oriented coverage, not lifestyle content. Must be able to juggle multiple assignments and meet urgent deadlines. The work is available weekdays and can be done remotely.

Job Type: Contract

Pay: $2,500.00 per month

Schedule: 8 hour shift

Experience: Journalism: 2 years (Required)

Work Location: Remote

Apply on Indeed

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Freelance Reporter – MENA region

Company: Defense News
Location: MENA region

Description: Defense News is seeking a freelance journalist based in the Middle East and North Africa region. We’re looking for someone with experience writing and reporting on the defense industry, regional military affairs, government defense agencies and technological advancements meant to support the warfighter. Our editors value accuracy, clarity and a good story. The freelancer would pitch story and interview ideas to editors, who would review them for a potential article. There are also opportunities to work with our video team.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please email Defense News’ managing editor, Chris Martin, at Include information about your professional background, the location from where you generally report and at least five examples of relevant writing published with a professional news organization.

Defense News is part of Sightline Media Group, the leading news organization covering military, defense, C4ISR and cyber defense. Our independent, award-winning journalism offers coverage from around the globe, from Sightline headquarters in the Washington, D.C., area to bureaus and correspondents in the U.S. and around the world. Other brands include Military Times, Army Times, Air Force Times, C4ISRNET, Federal Times, Marine Corps Times and Navy Times.

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Financial News Reporter – remote

Company: The Balance
Location: remote

Description: As a financial news reporter, you will help consumers make sense of the latest developments in the world of personal finance, explaining not just what’s happening but how it affects their lives. You should have a solid background in one or more of the following coverage areas: the economy, public policy, regulation, credit cards, mortgages, taxes, investing, retirement, insurance and financial planning. This is a contract role with potential for extension and can be considered for part-time or full-time.

Every day, hundreds of thousands of people rely on The Balance to make financial decisions. They are consumers, savers, entrepreneurs, investors, students, retirees, and professionals—anyone looking to improve their financial livelihood. You will help ensure we publish the most informative, accurate, and transparent information about financial products, legislation, regulatory changes, economic indicators, and trends in the financial markets, reinforcing The Balance brand as a pillar of service journalism.

The ideal candidate will have a thorough understanding of personal finance topics, and a strong editorial background, preferably in news.

To read more and apply, click here.