Contributing Writer

  • Temporary
  • Part time
  • $0
  • Remote
  • 961

About Us:

961 is the leading English news and media outlet catered to the Lebanese audience. We're an independently-owned and fastest-growing community media outlet in Lebanon.

Our articles were read nearly 10 million times by 3.6 million users directly on our site just this past year alone. Our social content has reached tens of millions of people.

We're the go-to source for all things guides, entertainment, and news about Lebanon and the Lebanese people.

You can learn more about us as well as our mission and values on our about page: the961.com/about/

About You:

  • Creative and innovative: Constantly create and improve your work with new approaches.
  • Finger on the pulse: You have a deep and expert knowledge of what is happening and trending in Lebanon. You're in the loop of the best, newest, hottest, and trendiest spots (restaurants, nightlife, etc) in Lebanon. You're often the one suggesting new places to check out to your group of friends. 
  • Social: Active user of Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Tiktok
  • Eye for content: You have the ability to spot catchy and unique angles and execute on them quickly
  • Passionate: You love Lebanon despite its chaos. You often find hidden gems in the rough, the beauty in places and people most can't see.
  • English: You have a strong command of the English language

Outcomes:

  • Submit timely and engaging articles
  • Creating engaging articles on guides (best spots, things to do, newest trendy spots) - as well as the latest trending stories across Lebanon. - examples can be found at the end of this post
  • Make sure all information is properly cited, factually accurate, and high-quality.

About the position:

This is a contributing unpaid role. You can submit articles based on your schedule and desired commitment.

If this resonates with who you are, go ahead and apply! We can't wait to talk with you!