- All applications must include:
- Thoughtful cover letter
- Three writing samples (attached in PDF format):
- One informal, such as a blog post or email alert
- One that is marketing-oriented in tone and style, such as an editorial or press release
- One that is a longer-form narrative piece on a specific subject
- E-mail Applications to: jobs@XXXXXXXXXX.org
- Subject Line: Communications Manager /YOUR NAME
- Final applicants will be asked to complete a series of writing assignments, as directed.
March 18, 2012
I wrote a killer application letter that ended with an application killer:
If I am a final applicant and asked to complete a series of writing assignments, I expect to be paid freelance market rate for my work.
MY WORDS AIN’T FREE!!!!