TechReader Is Hiring!

Article Writer

Description
TechReader is looking for a content writer/editor who is highly experienced and can write a minimum of 5 high-quality articles per week at minimum 2,500 quality words per article. Expectation is 20-30 hours per week.

Salary
Part-time salary starts at $30,000/year ($30/hr) and increases via regular pay raises after 90 days to $125,000/year ($125/hr) dependent on performance. Pay is based on article quantity and quality, not word count. Bonuses for high-performing articles.

Starting Benefits
Flexible schedule, 100% remote work from home; pay raises, opportunity for advancement; 6 weeks off per year, including 10 days holiday, 10 days paid time off, 10 days sick time off; bonuses & additional perks.

Additional Benefits
Company laptop after 6 months; 401k, medical, dental, vision, and life insurance after 6 months; continuing education & tuition reimbursement after 12 months.

Requirements
English as a first language, experienced writer, interest in technology; ability to work from home without distractions; Bachelor’s degree preferred.

Location
This is a 100% Remote position. Your location can be anywhere on planet Earth. Candidates from other planets or galaxies may considered under certain circumstances.

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TechReader is looking for a part-time writer/editor who is highly experienced and can write 5 high-quality articles per week at about 2,500 words per article. It will take approximately 4 hours each day to write, edit, and publish this article, dependent on your writing speed and computer skills. Pay is based on 20-30 hours per week.

TechReader is a website that focuses on new technology, up and coming technology, innovative technology, and other related topics including web security, tech trends, top 10 devices and gadgets, entrepreneur & business (especially tech-related), science, and some travel, such as the best places to live. You have the freedom to choose which topics that are relevant to the site to write on.

Your part-time salary will start at 30,000 ($30/hr). If your quality of writing is excellent, then you will receive pay raises up to a salary of 125,000 per year ($125/hr). You will start off as an independent contractor, but with the opportunity to be hired as a full employee within 6 months.

This position is somewhat performance-driven, as pay raises will be based on the metrics and performance of the articles you write. If you want a life-changing salary and the ability to work from home, then it is within your hands to do so, as it is contingent on the quality of your writing.

As the site continues to grow, we will hire more writers, so there is also the opportunity for advancement at this company, such as the ability take on roles such as an editor, or managing, or hiring new writers and employees, with pay to match any responsibilities. 

Requirements

It is essential to TechReader that only the most quality and ethical people will work for us. Honesty and integrity is key. Conservative-leaning people will fit the culture best. Politics should not be a part of the writing. We strive to create a culture of honesty, integrity, and true journalism.

A formal education or Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from a private university (but ideally not a public university) would be a plus, but is not required if you have the necessary skills and experience.

A background in working from home for a company is ideal. Working from home requires a great deal of discipline, and an environment free of distractions. If you cannot work without distractions, then this role is not for you.

Ideally, you have published articles on your own already, either for another company, or for your own personal blog or website. If you do not have any published articles, you will be expected to provide a sample of your work in order to gauge the quality of your writing.

Expectations

You will be expected to write and publish 1-2 new high-quality articles per day, for a total of 2,500 words per day (about 1,250 to 2,500 words per article). This includes the research, writing, editing, and finding images and formatting the post professionally.

We have a zero-tolerance policy on plagiarism and dishonesty. Copy and paste or verbatim quote from another author without credit will result in immediate termination and possible damages. Do not apply if you are not honest.

Benefits

This role is fully 100% remote, work from home. It does have flexible hours, as in you are not required to work standard hours. However, you cannot work on Friday nights (after dark) or Saturdays. You also must choose a consistent schedule. It must be consistent week over week, you will be expected to adhere to it. Changes to your work schedule must be approved by your manager.

You will never be expected to do unpaid work or work overtime.

You will get all national holidays as paid time off. Christmas Eve, Christmas, Thanksgiving Eve, Thanksgiving, Easter, 4th of July, etc. for a total of 10 paid holidays per year (2 weeks pay). If the holiday falls on a weekend, you still get a full day’s holiday pay.

  • New Year’s Day (January 1)
  • Memorial Day (Last Monday in May)
  • Independence Day (July 4)
  • Labor Day (First Monday in September)
  • Veterans Day (November 11)
  • Thanksgiving Eve (Fourth Wednesday in November)
  • Thanksgiving Day (Fourth Thursday in November)
  • Christmas Eve (December 24)
  • Christmas Day (December 25)
  • Orthodox Christmas Day (January 7)

In addition, you will get two more weeks (10 days) paid time off (PTO) per year, which will accrue on a daily basis. You will also have up to 2 weeks (10 days) unpaid sick days per year. With holidays, you have up to 6 weeks off per year, including 4 weeks of total paid time off.

Additional Benefits

You can receive bonuses, holiday bonuses, and additional perks for stellar performance, at the discretion of your manager.

If hired as a full time employee after 6 months, then you have the opportunity to receive benefits for medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. There is also a potential for a 401K plan at your discretion.

After 6 months of good performance, you will also receive a new company laptop valued around $2,000.

Additionally, you may be eligible to receive training and development, and continuing education benefits such as tuition reimbursement, after the first 12 months.

Summary & Application

This is a massive opportunity to be part of an up and coming tech website which will soon be on the levels of The Verve, Engadget, and other similar major tech sites.

The pay raises we have built in along with all the paid time off and benefits, can bring you a life-changing salary and career. 

If this position interests you and you want to be a part of TechReader, please apply with the following:

  1. A link to your top three articles you have written.
  2. A link to your resume containing your work history, education, and background.
  3. A quick summary of why we should choose you for the position.

Please provide links to 3 or more of your articles or posts that you'd like us to consider as examples of your work.


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