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Title: Freelance Trending Content Writer
Date Posted: 2017-07-29
Location: Not mentioned
Odyssey is a social media platform with a unique technology that allows for thousands of users to create, engage and amplify their content every week. We are looking for a social media enthusiast and trending news expert to help generate conversations across Odyssey's audience on current, debated events and issues.

The Freelance Trending Content Writer is responsible for writing breaking and trending news stories while proactively building content for upcoming events. This role is based remotely and is open to interested candidates regardless of location.

This is an independent contractor position and is not eligible for benefits. A Form W-9 is required.


- A firm grasp on the best practices of sharing content on popular social platforms.
- Socially aware and expertly in tune with current events and trends.
- A strong knowledge of Millennial opinion within the context of current events, news, and trends.
- Strong written and verbal communication skills.
- Ability to compose high-quality content in a fast-paced environment as trends develop in real time.
- Basic, applied knowledge of SEO properties.
- Demonstrated experience in trending content, digital content marketing, and social media marketing.
- Strong independent work skills and the ability to meet deadlines.


- Monitor current events and trends for their viability for coverage in a piece of trending content.
- Work independently to compose up to 20 pieces of trending content per week, optimized for SEO and reach on social media.
- Work closely with the editorial and audience development teams to curate content.
- Manage an editorial calendar to deliver content in line with future events in politics, pop culture, social issues, etc.


Odyssey is a platform that empowers you to create and engage with content, connect through communities, and amplify your voice to reach the audience your story deserves. Create, Engage, Connect and Learn.

Interested parties should email resume and link to LinkedIn profile to the address below.

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Company: Odyssey
Contact person: Not mentioned
Contact information: careers@theodysseyonline.com