For Whom The Cowbell Tolls
US National – Telecommute
Title: Writer, For Whom the Cowbell Tolls (Mississippi State Bulldogs) – Contract
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Vox Media’s SB Nation is the fastest-growing online sports media brand and the largest network of more than 300 individual fan-centric sports communities, including SBNation.com, our national flagship property. Our network is powered by the most respected web-native sports journalists. One part of our network needs new voices, and that’s where you come in.
For Whom the Cowbell Tolls, the SB Nation blog covering the Mississippi State Bulldogs, is hiring a writer. The writer will be responsible for helping cover Mississippi State. Recruiting is one area where we would particularly like to expand our coverage.
Our best candidates will:
Have a passion for Mississippi State sports and will already be familiar with For Whom the Cowbell Tolls’voice and style.
Be able to produce and edit clean copy.
Be comfortable working in a remote environment.
Previous sportswriting experience is preferred.
This is a remote contractor position that pays a monthly stipend. Some daytime availability is preferred. To apply, submit a resume detailing any previous writing experience, a cover letter explaining why you want to join the team at For Whom the Cowbell Tolls, and a sports-related writing sample. You must submit all three items as specified to be considered for this opportunity.
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Editing , Sports & Fitness , Writing , Blogging , Online Content