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Staff Writer


<p>Trueline is seeking an experienced writer to join its team in Portland, Maine, and contribute to its publishing business.</p><p>Interested? As a writer, you&rsquo;d be responsible for cranking out 1,000 word stories daily, which appear in the promotional publications www.vanguardlawmag.com, www.togglemag.com and www.bpcmag.com. As one writer puts it, &ldquo;every day is deadline day,&rdquo; so the pace is fast and the workload is heavy. To counter the stress, there&rsquo;s a ping pong table, donuts at least once a week; and Trueline has been voted a Best Place to Work in Maine by employees multiple years running, so there&rsquo;s a great work culture.</p><p><strong>Job Responsibilities</strong></p><ul><li>Conduct phone interviews and manage a queue in our workflow management system</li><li>Communicate and manage the back-and-forth with editors</li><li>Share written content with clients and solicit feedback</li><li>Work against rolling deadlines and providing a fast turnaround on stories and story summaries</li></ul><p><strong>Minimum Job Requirements</strong></p><ul><li>MUST HAVE 2+ years of experience writing stories for a newspaper, magazine or publication (Copywriting, blogging are not enough, though are a bonus.)</li><li>Professional communication skills</li><li>Ability to work in the office; remote work is not an option</li></ul><p>If you meet these qualifications, we would love to hear from you! The body of your email can serve as your cover letter&mdash;a separate one is not necessary.</p><p><strong>Benefits</strong></p><p>We offer medical and dental benefits, partially paid parking, the ability to work remotely one day a week after a grace period; competitive salary (for Maine).</p><p><strong>About Trueline</strong></p><p>Nestled in the downtown of Maine&rsquo;s largest city, we specialize in corporate executive branding, and have worked with attorneys, business leaders and entrepreneurs of the highest caliber. Most of our clients are out-of-state; however a growing aspect of our business is branding, marking and consulting for local businesses.</p><p> </p>