Freelance Writer - Politics

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Academic Knowledge


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Are you looking for a job in Politics? If you have qualifications in politics or international relations, then you the potential to be a professional writer for Academic Knowledge. Being a freelance writer will give you the chance to earn a living in your chosen field of study, using your qualifications and expert knowledge to engage with manifold and rewarding research challenges.

Being a student of politics can often be an overwhelming experience. In the current job climate and with heightened tuition fees, students are under more pressure than ever to excel in their studies. Academic Knowledge are a student support service company that can connect students to the help they seek by providing model answers, reports and coursework for students to reflect on and improve the standard of their own work. We have a network of over 500 writers and are looking for ambitious and high calibre professionals with suitable qualifications and experience to complete the politics briefs which we have available.

Freelance writing is the ideal way to put your skills to good use, help likeminded people, expand your knowledge, and earn some extra money while doing so.. This is a great opportunity for you to put your specialist skills and knowledge forward in order to help us and our customers.


We expect a degree of 2:1 or higher and a genuine interest in the subject. You should have an excellent command of written English and be comfortable working to deadlines. On our part, we will provide interesting and challenging academic writing tasks for you to complete, helping you to develop your skills within a creative environment. We expect our writers to constantly strive for quality and in return we will do everything we can to support and develop their talent.

To be eligible to apply for this vacancy you must have:

  1. A minimum of a 2:1 undergraduate degree or equivalent (60%+)
  2. Excellent written English skills


As this role is freelance, the earnings are based upon the hours worked, the standard of work completed and the number of words written each day. You can use the calculator to gain an idea of the rates of pay we are able to obtain for you.

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