Dec 31, 2007, 7:11 PM
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Any writers living near the Copper Canyon?
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I saw this job posting on Craigslist Mexico City and thought that somewhere here may want to apply for it. I hope I'm not breaking any MexConnect rules by sharing this!:
Seeking Copper Canyon guidebook author
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Date: 2007-12-31, 1:59PM CST
Avalon Travel Publishing is seeking a professional writer to author the Moon Copper Canyon guidebook. THIS IS A CONTRACT POSITION, NOT A FULL-TIME OFFICE JOB.
The writer should live near the Copper Canyon region or must have very close ties to the area and visit often. The writer must be very knowledgeable about the area's attractions, should be able to provide strategic planning advice for travelers, and should have previous experience writing about Copper Canyon. The author should also be passionate about the outdoors and knowledgeable about camping, biking, hiking, and other activities in Copper Canyon.
ATP writers are compensated with an advance and royalty. This guidebook will be in the Moon Handbooks format, and the writer selected to be the guidebook author will be responsible for updating the book every two to three years.
Interested applicants should send a resume, a cover letter, up to five relevant clips to email@example.com as attachments. In the cover letter, explain why you are the best person to write Moon Copper Canyon. Please include "Moon Copper Canyon" in the subject line of your message. Visit www.avalontravelbooks.com/acquisitions.php for more information about our expectations and the work involved.
No phone calls, please. Qualified applicants will be contacted and invited to submit a proposal for further consideration. (Note: There is no need to submit a full proposal at this point.) We apologize that we may not be able to respond personally to each applicant.
- Location: Mexico
- Compensation: Advance/Royalty