Writer

Main duties and responsibilities:

• Develop, outline, research, and write chapters for future books — consulting with our editors throughout the process

• Adhere to AP style

• Craft engaging headlines and story leads

• Conduct occasional interviews with medical researchers and leading health and finance experts

• Learn and use our Content Management System for all assignments, following guidelines for citing sources and documenting your work

• Propose graphics and illustrations to accompany stories, as needed

• Meet project deadlines and production goals


Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field; professional writing experience is preferred

• Match FC&A’s friendly, conversational writing style (8th-grade reading level)

• Strong research and analytical skills

• Ability to quickly comprehend the finer points of complex topics

Candidates will be asked to take our standard pre-employment tests and a 4-hour writing test. If you don’t live in the south-Atlanta area, please indicate in your cover letter if you are planning on relocating.

 

How to contact us:

Send your resume and writing samples to FC&A Publishing. Please select a sample that demonstrates your ability to write a story similar to the content and style of a popular magazine’s feature story. You may submit an unpublished story or article. Please do not send a thesis, presentation, poem, play, or academic assignment. These samples are unrelated to our writing needs and are not helpful.

Email: writer@fca.com

Fax: Attn. Barbara at 770-631-4357

Mail: FC&A Publishing, 103 Clover Green, Peachtree City, GA 30269.