Bitcoin.com’s mission is to create more economic freedom in the world. To that end, we are building products that make cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin more accessible. Individuals can buy, use, and store them securely with our digital wallet and financial services. Businesses get access to the tools they need to accept cryptocurrency payments. Developers get support building technologies that promote financial inclusivity. Everyone who visits Bitcoin.com can learn about the future of money from a trusted source.
Bitcoin.com News is looking for a News Writer to join the News Lead and team of current authors. News Writers are expected to write daily articles for Bitcoin.com News that cover the cryptocurrency industry, crypto-assets like bitcoin, ethereum, and bitcoin cash, blockchain technology, digital currency regulation, crypto mining, markets and prices, and decentralized applications. Writers must adhere to the News Team’s style, uphold a quota of articles, submit articles in a timely fashion, and continuously uphold the highest level of quality for our News desk.Requirements
Pitches cryptocurrency and blockchain-related stories that are interesting and well-sourced to the News Lead.
A quota of articles per month arranged with the News Lead.
Working alongside a global team of writers.
Discussing articles and highlighting trends with other writers.
A proficient understanding of adding articles to WordPress and editing/formatting with WordPress.
A well-versed understanding of the English language and the skilled ability to write articles in British/American English.
A strong understanding of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology.
A commitment to using well-researched and factual sources by providing articles of the highest level of quality.
Experience & Qualifications:
Several years of experience as a news journalist or cryptocurrency reporter.
Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, English, related major, or related working experience.
A background in online content creation, preferably in financial tech or cryptocurrencies.
Experience in creating content style guides.
Experience working with multiple individuals, teams, and stakeholders in creating content guidelines.
Impeccable editing skills.
Exceptional command of the English language.
Strong SEO knowledge.
Strong time management skills.
We are serious about what we do, but more importantly, we have a lot of fun doing it. Our work culture is modern, meaning we strive for work experiences based on transparency, productivity, trust, and passion. For all employees, benefits include:
Flexible work hours
Health insurance reimbursement
Wellness program (gym, etc.)
Japanese classes for Japan residents
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