The Roanoke Times is seeking a creative, energetic freelancer to review restaurants in the Roanoke Valley. If you are a foodie with a talent for writing, this may be just the opportunity for you.
Qualified candidates must have knowledge of food and of the Roanoke area. They should be up-to-date on new restaurant openings, and it is imperative that they be able to meet deadlines. Reviewers are required to visit each restaurant twice per review and must maintain their anonymity.
To apply, please send in:
* Your full name, address, email address and telephone number.
* A written statement (300 words or fewer) about why you believe you would be a good fit for the job. Include two restaurants you’d like to review.
* A review (500 to 600 words; published or not) of a Roanoke restaurant that includes information about the ambiance, food and service.
* If applicable, a link to any blog for which you write on a regular basis.
Submit application materials via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to The Roanoke Times, c/o Lindsey Nair, P.O. Box 2491, Roanoke, VA 24010.
The deadline to apply is 5 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 14, 2013.