Were hiring a Contract Crypto Writer for a two-month-long contract.
About our team
This role will contribute to our mission of helping millennial women make smarter money decisions. The ideal candidate is well-versed in crypto & crypto concepts (think: NFTs, DAOs, Web3), comfortable with tight deadlines, & can commit to a two-month-long contract.
How youll contribute to our mission
- Translate crypto jargon & break down complex crypto topics using theSkimms unique voice & editorial approach
- Write crypto content from explainers on DeFi to interviews with industry-leading experts written in the format & tone of theSkimm
- Contribute to special projects and/or long-form content on a per project basis
Heres a bit more about what were looking for
- 3+ years of experience in financial writing
- Solid understanding of crypto & other crypto concepts, such as NFTs, DAOs, Web3
- Strong journalistic judgment with a specific eye for fact-checking standards
- Ability to create actionable content with a specific target audience in mind
- Excellent attention to detail & ability to work autonomously
- Experience in a fast-paced environment, with an ability to anticipate & respond quickly to change
- Passionate about theSkimm's mission & ability to write in theSkimm's voice
What would set you apart:
- Being an avid consumer of crypto news
- Experience with financial content targeting millennial women
- Experience working on newsletters
Our story, Skimmd
Were a mission-driven digital media company giving millennial women the information they need to live their smartest lives.
At our core, we are writers, editors, producers, designers, marketers, engineers, analysts, sellers, creatives, & strategists all working together to achieve this goal.
Since launching in 2012, we have become a trusted source for a community of millions of Skimmrs by seamlessly integrating into their existing routines, fundamentally changing the way our audience consumes news & makes decisions. Our flagship product, the Daily Skimm, remains the fastest-growing newsletter on the market, & we continue to innovate, find new ways to Skimm everything from finance & careers to voting, wellness and downtime. Our product suite has expanded to include three top-rated podcasts, Skimm This'', Pop Cultured, & 9 to 5ish, theSkimm mobile app, Skimm Money & Skimm Your Life newsletters, a new virtual course series called SkimmU, & Skimm Studios for innovative in-house video & audio content. Our first book, How to Skimm Your Life, was released in June 2019 & debuted at #1 on The New York Times Best Seller list.
And were not done! We continue to grow the breadth of our offerings in lifes necessary categories & by expanding our products across events, commerce, customized content, & audio, our ecosystem will become the go-to resource for this generation - & the ones that follow - in the most critical areas of their lives.
Learn more about us & our other opportunities here.