Freelance HR Writer

SmartBug Media, a leading digital and content marketing agency, is seeking a freelance writer with experience in human resources/capital writing. Specifically with organizational departmental planning; organization development; performance management and improvement systems; employee onboarding, development, needs assessment, and training; and company employee and community communication.

We want someone who consistently delivers high-quality work in the form of blog posts, e-books, and more.

Only candidates in the U.S. and Canada will be considered.


  • Create high-quality, differentiated and compelling copy in the form of blogs, e-books, and case studies for one of our largest clients.
  • Attend or synthesize interviews with clients and subject matter experts
  • Write in Chicago, AP or MLA styles as needed


  • Experience in executing or writing about organization training & development
  • Excellent writing and storytelling skills
  • A meticulous approach to grammar, spelling, blog structure, and providing the highest-quality, cleanest, most concise copy possible
  • The ability to research topics and include references and citations
  • An uncompromising approach to hitting deadlines


About SmartBug Media

SmartBug Media is a fast-growing and nationally recognized inbound marketing agency. We’ve built our name and client base by delivering game-changing marketing campaigns that increase traffic, leads, customers, and brand value. That’s why we are recommended by some of the biggest names in inbound marketing and maintain a client roster that’s growing by the day.

We are a 25-person virtual company that believes you shouldn’t have to compromise work/life balance in order to deliver great work, and we believe that you can do this from anywhere.

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  • What type of content have you had published (You will need to show portfolio examples of published work)?
  • How many hours/week would you have available for freelance writing?
  • Have you done interviews for articles?
  • What specific experience makes you a good fit? Detailed responses will serve you better. Short ones are usually disqualified.
  • Please provide links to your published work