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Freelance Writer - The Next Move (Charlotte) 

Position Freelance Writer - The Next Move (Charlotte)  
Category Editorial  
Location New York  
About the Organization UrbanDaddy, based in New York City, is a rapidly growing digital media brand, delivering consumers unique and local lifestyle recommendations via the web, email and mobile platforms. The Company publishes content that is entertaining, on point, and actionable. In an online environment diluted by unvetted reviews and biased promotions, UrbanDaddy distinguishes itself as a trusted source of highly curated content, uncovering the best in nightlife, dining, gear, travel, style and leisure.

UrbanDaddy has emerged as one of digital media's leading taste-makers, having been recognized for excellence by the New York Times, AdAge, AdWeek and MediaPost. It has also been prominently featured by Apple in its national iPhone marketing campaigns. UrbanDaddy's success has attracted world-class advisors, management and employees.
For this project, you will be responsible for writing descriptions for bars, restaurants, and nightlife venues in Charlotte. You’ll work closely with our Creative and Editorial teams to ensure copy is in line with the UD voice, and will be heavily involved with the brainstorming and testing phases of the app’s launch.
The project will last approximately 8 weeks and is a fantastic opportunity to work with the UD team on a growing product that will be new to the Charlotte market.
  • Write short, snappy venue descriptions that are in line with the UD voice and tone
  • Brainstorm with The Next Move team, finding appropriate bars and restaurants for listing
  • Be involved in the testing phase before it launches to the public
Position Requirements
  • Ability to start ASAP
  • Bachelor’s degree – Journalism or English preferred, but not required
  • Strong knowledge of the restaurant and nightlife scene in Charlotte required
  • Solid writing experience, preferably in nightlife/lifestyle
  • A strong understanding of the UD voice and brand
  • A sharp and witty sense of humor that shines through in writing
  • A desire to be involved with an entrepreneurial company
  • Talent, plain and simple
To be considered, please submit resume, a cover letter explaining why you’re the best candidate for the job, and samples of your work.

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