Full-Time

Branded Content Writer

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theSkimm

theSkimm

51-200 employees

Digital media platform for succinct news

Consumer Goods
Data & Analytics

Compensation Overview

$70,000 - $78,000Annually

+ Unlimited vacation + Paid parental leave + Fitness membership reimbursement

Mid

New York, NY, USA

Required Skills
Marketing
Asana
Requirements
  • 3-5 years of experience working in digital media, marketing, or advertising
  • Experience writing articles of varying length and creating for social media
  • Excellent (copy)writing skills
  • Ability to adapt to an editorial voice
  • A strong pulse on web, social, video, and audio trends
  • Knowledge of theSkimm and appreciation of its mission
  • A self-starter and a team player
  • Attention to detail
  • Passion for theSkimm brand and products
  • Interest in, knowledge of, and experience within the branded content industry
  • A healthy appetite for news and pop culture
  • The perfect blend of creativity and journalistic instinct
  • Curiosity and a hand-raising attitude
  • Strong organizational skills and comfort working in project management software like Asana, Monday.com, or Jira
  • A portfolio that includes audio and video scripting
  • Experience creating content for various client categories including finance, food & bev, entertainment, tech, retail, health & wellness, auto, and beauty
  • A track record of coming up with solutions when faced with challenges
Responsibilities
  • Craft copy for newsletter, web, audio, social, video, SMS, and experiential experiences
  • Iterate based on feedback from internal stakeholders and clients
  • Partner with various teams to pitch and create effective content based on client KPIs and expectations
  • Stay updated on industry trends and innovations
  • Bring fresh ideas to brainstorms

At theSkimm, employees thrive in an environment that champions seamless integration of media with daily routines and emphasizes non-partisan, succinct information delivery. This digital media platform stands out by dedicating itself to empowering women, both in content and through internal policies, making it an ideal workplace for those passionate about impactful, informed journalism. With innovative outlets like newsletters, podcasts, mobile apps, and multimedia content, the company fosters a dynamic and inclusive culture, ideal for professionals seeking to lead in the digital media industry.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$31.1M

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2012

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-4%

1 year growth

-15%

2 year growth

-30%