Content writer


Turkey Travel Planner is looking for part-time Content Writers to join our team. Writers will be responsible for covering several beats, from historical sites throughout the country to local foodie insights to just about any travel tip imaginable. You’ll leverage our partnership contacts on the ground for scoops and exclusive news; write trends features; and collaborate with others on special projects.

What You’ll Do

Write stories and helpful tip features that cover a wide range of Turkey travel topics
Research and gather information on local attractions, culture, and events
Leverage a network of industry contacts and executives for scoops and exclusives
Write engaging and informative articles that showcase the unique aspects of each destination which include widely-read guides and service features
Edit and polish existing content to improve readability and engagement
Conduct keyword research and use SEO best practices with your content to increase traffic to the company website.
Collaborate with editors who live in Turkey to produce high-quality and carefully edited content that meets quantity and quality expectations while adhering to content and style guidelines
Be featured and develop your expertise and reputation as a thought leader in the travel industry through widely-read guides and service features

What We’re Looking For

Writers based in Turkey who are available to go on-site to capture photos and videos
Excellent writing and grammar skills in English
Strong organization and planning skills
Track record traveling and writing about your experiences
Solid background in news-gathering, reporting, and feature writing
Ability to work remotely and independently
A flexible team player that can seamlessly switch from writing news coverage to develop in-depth features and special projects
Commitment to writing and producing content and meeting or exceeding expected deadlines
Experience using WordPress to publish website content is a plus
Experience with SEO optimization of digital content preferred