Want to Be a Heavy Contributor? Here’s How to Apply

Heavy contributor


Heavy is seeking to partner with independent professional journalists in news, sports, entertainment, gaming and e-sports, technology and other topics.

Specific qualifications vary by vertical, but successful candidates should be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Ability and desire to react rapidly to breaking news
  • Ability to write with authority on a given subject matter
  • Ability to produce clean and polished copy
  • Exceptional planning, organizational and communication skills
  • A deep understanding of the digital media landscape

How Do I Apply?

Send a resume, cover letter and three (3) writing samples/links to Managing Editor Ben Doody at ben@heavy.com, with “Heavy contributor” in the subject line.

If you’re interested in a role as a contributor in a specific vertical, you can also check out the listings for contributors in:

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