WDWNT is Looking for Full-Time and Part-Time Writers
As WDWNT continues to grow, we are looking for full-time and part-time content writers for our website. This position is a consistent, scheduled position with set, paid hours each week. While there is no requirement to visit the parks, you must have extensive familiarity with Walt Disney World and basic knowledge of other facets of the Walt Disney Company. Excellent writing skills, ability to adhere to tight deadlines, and good communication skills are also required.
As a WDWNT writer, you will work a set schedule and be paid hourly for the duration of your scheduled time. When you are scheduled, you will be expected to:
Monitor news from internal and external sources.
Write any stories that are released to the public during your scheduled time slot.
Complete all related aspects of article production, including SEO, use of images, appropriate categorization, etc.
Produce accurate and grammatically correct content, sometimes in very short timeframes. Again, an extensive knowledge of Disney parks and resorts is required.
Take on other writing projects as assigned during your scheduled time.
Understand basic journalistic standards including citation of sources, image usage guidelines, etc.
Extensive knowledge of and passion for Disney parks and resorts
Strong command of the English language
Previous professional writing experience
Experience with WordPress
Video and photo editing experience
Social media skills: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram
Some knowledge of Universal theme parks and resorts
Candidates accepted for the position will be brought on for a brief probationary period and paid at a rate of $12 per article. After successful completion of the probationary period, pay for scheduled hours will be $15 per hour.
If you are interested in this position, please fill out our application below. Applicants should provide full and complete information, and link to any relevant writing samples, social sites, etc. We also recommend emailing a copy of your resume and relevant writing samples to [email protected]. If you meet initial qualifications, we will contact you for additional information.