Freelance Writer - Remote

Green Matters  United States of America

Posted: February 17, 2017 | Job Type: Freelance

Full-time, Contract


Green Matters, launching in March 2017, is a media company dedicated to making news and topics across sustainability and innovation accessible. We seek to develop awareness, conversations, and communities to inspire real-world change. The company is led by experienced media executives, backed by distinguished venture partners, and built using start-of-the-art technologies.


We’re looking for experienced writers passionate about covering newsworthy “green” topics across innovation, business, parenting, living, health, and food. The role is initially remote and freelance, with the possibility of full time after several months. Each writer will report to our managing editor, contribute approximately two to three stories per day, and compensation will be on a per-story-basis.


  • Create high quality, sharable, and accessible articles for Green Matters.
  • Follow content guidelines to ensure consistent point of view.
  • Participate in daily pitches and regular brainstorms.


  • 3+ years writing, reporting, and/or editing for a digital publisher.
  • Demonstrated passion for the sustainability and innovation.
  • Experience working with editors, pitching stories, writing headlines, and formatting images.


Please include where you learned about the job, and send your resume, a short cover letter, and 3-5 writing samples. If you have interest in a specific vertical, please let us know!

Job Type: Contract

Required experience:

  • Writing: 3 years

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