Closing on: Jun 30, 2024
Job Category: Professional
Job Type: Freelance
Job Location: Remote Silver Spring

Overview

Since our founding, Laisar has contributed to the revitalization and development of communities by using data to help organizations understand the social, economic and environmental benefits of actively engaging with the surrounding communities in which they operate. We help clients tell data-driven compelling stories about their socio-economic impact, gain new insights into their organization, update their business diversity strategy, and actively comply with government and corporate requirements for supplier diversity.

Job Summary

We are looking for a talented Freelance Writer and Interviewer with a passion for crafting compelling copy that captivates audiences and drives results, and help us create impactful content that resonates with our target market.

Responsibilities

  • Conduct interviews with corporations and suppliers about their businesses, interactions with a prominent supplier diversity organization, and the benefits they have experienced.
  • Develop detailed and engaging profiles and stories based on interview insights for an economic impact report.
  • Collaborate closely with the project team to ensure accurate and compelling narrative development.
  • Adhere to strict deadlines and manage multiple tasks efficiently to complete the project within the specified timeframe.
  • Maintain confidentiality and professionalism in all interactions and written content.

Experience

  • Proven experience in conducting professional interviews and writing feature stories or reports.
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Ability to distill complex information into clear, compelling narratives.
  • Attention to detail and commitment to accuracy.
  • Familiarity with economic impact studies or supplier diversity is a plus.

Skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to write compelling content in a variety of styles for different audiences
  • Knowledge of marketing principles and ability to apply them in communication strategies
  • Comfortable with public speaking engagements and presenting information to diverse audiences
  • Familiarity with journalism practices and ability to work with reporters on news stories
  • Understanding of public relations principles and practices

This position requires a strong Writer and Interviewer who can effectively convey messages through various channels.

Job Type: Short Term Contract

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