Freelance Business Journalists/Translators
Produce Report (www.producereport.com) is a leading online media platform for international fresh produce trade news and analysis. Through constant interaction with fresh produce professionals across the whole supply chain and in every continent, Produce Report is at the forefront of trends and developments in production, trade, logistics, wholesale, retail, policy, and marketing. Produce Report is owned and operated by MZMC, a full-service marketing, communications, and public relations firm specialized in China market development for imported agricultural products (www.mzmc.com.cn).
Produce Report is currently seeking freelance journalists with strong research, writing, and editing skills to make regular contributions to the website's content. Successful candidates will be part of a globally distributed team of writers, editors, and market development professionals. They will have the opportunity to develop expertise in international trade, agriculture, and related policy issues, as well as to establish contacts in these fields. This is a freelance position and candidates must be able to work from their own location and computer.
Write articles on assigned topics
Independently research and identify newsworthy issues to cover
Edit articles drafted by non-native speakers of English
Conduct interviews via telephone and email with business, government, and other industry professionals
Native speaker of English or native-level proficiency
Strong research and writing skills
Comfortable with numbers and able to analyze basic statistics such as growth rates
Proficient in Mandarin with ability to translate from Chinese to English
Background in fresh produce, international trade, economics, journalism, or related disciplines
Ability to perform basic edits to photos and web graphics, stronger photo/graphic/design skills a plus
Experience with social media platforms and marketing
Familiarity with common website platforms such as WordPress or Drupal
Compensation: Based on experience
How to Apply
Send your resume and a brief personal introduction to [email protected] Please be sure to mention your interest in this position and your availability.