Interested in working at The Mighty?
We’re looking for people who are driven to succeed and passionate about making a big impact. Even if these positions aren’t a perfect fit, we’d love to hear from you.
We currently have 2 full-time job openings:
Every week, The Mighty publishes hundreds of relatable, helpful and enlightening first-person essays that shine light on the human side of health. Our 12,000+ contributors live with a variety of chronic illnesses, mental illnesses, disabilities and more, and use our platform to tell their stories and connect with people who understand.
The Mighty is looking for a full-time associate editor to help nourish and grow this contributor network. This position is full-time with a competitive salary, preferably based in our Burbank, CA office, pending any necessary accommodations.
— Brainstorming story ideas
— Editing timely stories
— Writing creative and engaging headlines for social
— Giving feedback to and collaborating with Mighty contributors
— Reviewing submissions from Mighty contributors
Looking for candidates with:
— Copy editing and headline writing experience
— Familiarly with The Mighty’s community and the types of stories we publish
— Experience using analytics and data to make results-oriented decisions
— Experience managing editors and/or writers
— An eye for powerful storytelling
It’s also important to note we publish stories about topics like trauma and suicide, so being able to read about tough subjects while taking care of yourself is important.
To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to [email protected] with the subject line Associate Editor. People of color, people in the LGBTQ+ community, disabled and neurodivergent candidates encouraged to apply.
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