Remote | Freelance

Title: Writer, Big Ten Powerhouse (Big Ten basketball) – Contract

Location: Remote

Vox Media contributors thrive on innovation and change while ambitiously seeking to master their subject areas, hone their craft, and improve their communities. We help smart, talented, creative professionals make a meaningful impact in media, technology and the world around them. The Vox Media house of brands includes industry-leading media forces like SB Nation, Eater, The Verge, Vox, Curbed, Recode, Racked and Polygon, and reaches an audience of hundreds of millions, generating over a billion content views each month.

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, our national flagship property. Our network is powered by the most respected web-native sports journalists. One part of our network needs a new steady hand, and that’s where you come in.

Big Ten Powerhouse, the SB Nation blog covering Big Ten basketball, is hiring a writer. The writer will be responsible for writing about Big Ten basketball on an agreed-upon schedule.

Our best candidates will:

  • Have a passion for Big Ten basketball and news and is already familiar with Big Ten Powerhouse.
  • Be able to produce and edit clean copy.
  • Be comfortable working in a remote environment.
  • Previous experience writing about college basketball is preferred.

This is a remote contractor position that pays a monthly stipend. Some daytime availability is preferred. To apply, submit a resume, cover letter, and a college basketball-related writing sample. Your application will not be considered if you do not include these three items.

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.