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INSIDER PICKS: Buying Guides Freelance Writer

Editorial | New York, NY | Temporary

Job Description

Business Insider is looking for a talented freelance writer to research and write comprehensive buying guides for a variety of products (tech, home, outdoors, kitchen, DIY, fitness, gardening). You'll be part of the growing Insider Picks commerce team in the new buying guides section.

As more and more people shop online, it’s Insider Picks' job to sift through the millions of products out there to highlight the few that will add value to our readers’ lives. Our buying guides pull together the very best products in each category to make figuring out what to buy easier.

You can see our current guides here: 


Your job will be to find the very best products and put them into well-researched buying guides. The guides must be based on extensive research, expert reviews, and user reviews. Ideally, you'll also have tested and reviewed these products yourself. If your knowledge of a particular shopping category (ie home, tech, DIY, etc.) is expert level, we want to hear from you.

You must be confident and careful when reviewing products and be able to describe the pros and cons of any item with conviction, while keeping Business Insider's voice, style, and audience in mind.

These are just some of the guides you could write for Insider Picks:
•    The 5 best shower curtains you can buy
•    The 5 best shoe racks you can buy
•    The 5 best coffee grinders you can buy
•    The 5 best alarm clocks you can buy
•    The 5 best wine glasses you can buy

How to apply:

To apply for the freelance buying guide writer position at Business Insider, please submit the following information:
•    Your resume
•    A cover letter
•    Links to five published pieces
•    A list of the 5 best products you can buy in your expert category
This is a freelance position that pays on a per post basis. Pay is negotiable based on experience, but ranges from $250-$350 per guide.