Freelance Lifestyle Writer

Website NowShenzhen.com

Solving problems of English speakers in The Greater Bay Area

NowShenzhen.com (formally ShenzhenParty.com) is in search of a freelance writer/editor to publish regular posts about the city and our clients. We help readers connect with local Shenzhen businesses. You would help to write and edit a few articles a month to be published on our site and all over our social media.

Responsibilities

  • Review some of the coolest places in Shenzhen
  • Interview the people that build the city
  • Pitch new content ideas
  • Write commissioned articles 
  • Edit and improve articles by other clients/writers

Requirements

  • Good photography skills especially food photography
  • Fluent in English Language with excellent understanding of grammar 
  • Basic understanding of writing in WordPress
  • Basic Search Engine Optimization (SEO) abilities
  • Short video skills a plus
  • Must be located in or very near Shenzhen
  • Journalism background preferred
  • Basic understanding of China and Chinese

Benefits

  • Byline in a 19 year old publication known throughout China
  • Exposure of writing to over 500 thousand people a year plus our social media
  • Chance to explore the newest places and hottest restaurants in the city
  • Opportunity to meet the movers and shakers of Shenzhen 

Examples of writing we are looking for

Please send links to published writing or writing samples along with your resume.

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@shenzhenparty.com