View Our Website View All Jobs

Junior Writer

 

About Us 

Headquartered in New York City, LittleThings is the #1 digital lifestyle destination that publishes engaging, meaningful content for women across generations. LittleThings employs a growing team of 100+ media professionals, creatives, and digital experts that help scale and distribute impactful stories across the social web. With an unparalleled audience of 57 million monthly uniques, LittleThings achieves the highest engagement per article and garners 275 million monthly cross-platform video views.

 

About You

We’re looking for creative, quick-learning writers to join our growing editorial team. The ideal candidate is an expert at finding viral, uplifting video content on the internet, as well as a natural storyteller who thrives in high-speed work environments. He/she is a highly productive team player with a sense of urgency: they get more done than anyone else they know, and their work is spotless.

This position will report to the Curation Editor and will focus on generating viral video content with unmistakable “share” appeal for our audience.

 

Responsibilities

  • Scour the internet every day for videos with massive viral potential and pitch them to an editor
  • Be able to write 7 or more articles per day, including writing LittleThings-style headlines
  • Craft shareable thumbnails with eye-catching images for every article
  • Work as an integral part of a high-speed, high-output team
  • Develop awareness of strategies and techniques used by competitors

 

Requirements

  • Familiarity with WordPress and basic photo-editing software
  • B.A. in English or journalism, or comparable experience
  • Obsessive attention to grammar and formatting
  • Ability to adapt to the LittleThings voice, style, and format
  • Demonstrate an ability to learn quickly through constructive criticism while adjusting to a frequently changing creative environment
  • The desire to tell a good story. From the the headline to the conclusion message, your mission is to keep readers invested, entertained, and inspired
  • A desire to better know and connect with your audience. You keep up with your readers’ comments and keep a sharp eye out for social engagement
  • A love for positive, shareable content. The idea of curating/creating and circulating a piece of content that makes it around the country in record time gives you goose bumps

Company Perks

  • Healthcare, dental, and vision plans
  • 401K plan
  • Generous 24 month anniversary gift 
  • Video games & Ping-Pong table
  • Thursday evening happy hours
  • Friday catered lunches
  • Walking distance to Penn Station, Grand Central Station, & Herald Square subway
  • Flexible vacation days
  • Window-lined office
  • Unlimited snacks, fruit, beverages, & organic coffee
  • In-office Massages
Read More

Apply for this position

Required*
Apply with Indeed
Attach resume as .pdf, .doc, or .docx (limit 2MB) or Paste resume

Paste your resume here or Attach resume file

150