Writers Wanted

Alchemical Records is a startup entertainment news outlet featuring creators in the greater metropolitan Washington DC area, including Maryland and Virginia, with some content to include international artists. We are looking for motivated self-starters to develop and write content about locally produced books, films, and music, as well as to highlight unique international media making an impact in the immediate region through concerts, book signings, etc.

Writers will have freedom to present their own story ideas to the editor for approval. Additionally, writers will be receiving writing assignments based on press releases sent to Alchemcal Records. Applicants should understand the objectives to be storytelling and audience building, and will be teachable and coachable to help meet these objectives while maintaining the spirit of fun and entertainment the publication is founded on.

Requirements

  • Previous writing experience is a must.
  • Previous experience working with an editor is preferred.
  • Formal writing education is preferred but not required.
  • Find and pitch relevant content.
  • Write and produce content as assigned.

Benefits

  • Competitive compensation with quarterly bonuses
  • Flexible hours and reasonable deadlines.

Please send cover letter, resume, writing samples and any links to works published online to jobs@alchemicalrecords.com

Social Media Manager Wanted

Alchemical Records is a startup entertainment news outlet featuring creators in the greater metropolitan Washington DC area, including Maryland and Virginia, with some content to include international artists. We are looking for motivated self-starters to develop and publish social media and mailing list content related to locally produced books, films, and music, as well as to highlight unique international media making an impact in the immediate region through concerts, book signings, etc.

Social Media Managers will be expected to find and share content meeting the appropriate qualifications, and in addition, need to be  in communication with the Editor and the website’s Radio Station Manager about promoting website and station content through social media and the mailing list.

Requirements

  • Previous social media management experience is a must.
  • Must have previous experience growing readers and writing content using social media aggregators such as Hootsuite and Buffer.
  • Must have previous experience growing readers and writing content using mailing list aggregators such as Mailchimp.
  • Formal education is preferred but not required.
  • Find and produce relevant content.
  • Write and produce content as assigned.

Benefits

  • Competitive compensation with quarterly bonuses.
  • Flexible hours and reasonable deadlines.

Please send cover letter, resume, as well as any writing samples and links to work published online to jobs@alchemicalrecords.com

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