Writer, Hockey Wilderness (Minnesota Wild) - Contract



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Vox Media's SB Nation is the fastest-growing online sports media brand and the largest network of more than 300 individual fan-centric sports communities, including SBNation.com, our national flagship property. Our network is powered by the most respected web-native sports journalists. One part of our network needs some new voices, and that's where you come in. 

Hockey Wilderness, the SB Nation blog covering the Minnesota Wild, is hiring a writer. The writer will be responsible for writing posts about the Wild on agreed-upon topics and schedules. 

**Our best candidates will: **

  • Have a passion for the Wild and will already be familiar with Hockey Wilderness.

  • Strong hockey knowledge. 

  • Ability to write game previews/recaps.

  • Willingness to write breaking news content.

  • Desire to write Iowa Wild content a plus.

  • Be able to produce and edit clean copy. 

  • Be comfortable working in a remote environment. 

  • Previous hockey writing experience is preferred. 

This is a remote, part-time, contract position compensated with a monthly stipend. Some daytime availability is preferred. To apply, submit a resume detailing any relevant sportswriting experience, a cover letter explaining why you want to join the team and cover the Wild with us, and a hockey-related writing sample that showcases your strengths. You must submit all three items to be considered for this role. 

**Vox Media is committed to building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds. If your experience and qualifications do not exactly align with what we're looking for, but you believe you can thrive in this role, we encourage you to apply. **Vox Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law.

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