Oyster.com (http://www.oyster.com), a hotel research website providing expert reviews and photos, is expanding and we are looking for a freelance writer in New York City to join our team.
Oyster.com, a TripAdvisor company, delivers unbiased, expert information about hotels. Oyster sends trained reviewers to visit, comprehensively photograph, and critique each hotel reviewed on Oyster. Oyster.com has been featured by numerous media outlets, including The Today Show, 20/20, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times.
Your responsibilities will include:
**Writing hotel reviews for Oyster.com
**Mastering the Oyster voice and style
** Being responsible and fast; able to aggressive deadlines
**Minimum 2 years of writing experience, for either print or web (web experience preferred)
**Review writing of any kind (hotels, music, restaurants, etc.) a plus; we want people who are critical thinkers and confident in their evaluations
**Demonstrated ability to maintain a publication's established voice and style
**Flexible schedule, and able to devote at least 20 hours a week to Oyster projects
**Good at working independently
**Able to work efficiently without sacrificing quality
**Able to adapt quickly to new CMS
**Clips! Please make sure to include a link to your personal website, links to your articles online, or a few PDFs.