JOBS AT theSkimm


CURRENT POSITIONS

EDITORIAL Skimm'r


About the team and role

theSkimm is looking to hire an Editorial Skimm'r to join our editorial team. The current editorial team is a collaborative group who come from traditional media backgrounds. They understand how to write high quality journalism, while putting it in theSkimm’s distinct voice. This Skimm'r would be working closely with the Managing Editors (the Founders) and other editorial staff members. This role is not for someone interested in their personal byline.

What you'll be doing

What will set you up for success

What would set you apart

If interested, please send resume/portfolio to [email protected] with "EDITORIAL Skimm'r" in the subject.

This is a full-time role based in New York, NY

FINANCE Skimm'r


About the team and role

theSkimm makes it easier to be smarter. We started as two friends on a couch and have since purchased more couches and gotten new friends, er... employees. Skimm HQ works hard but knows when to take breaks and when it's time to update the Spotify playlist. We drink the kool-aid but know we're drinking it. Through our suite of products, we are disrupting routines and information consumption one Skimm'r at a time. Come join us, we're changing things.

What you'll be doing

What will set you up for success

What would set you apart

If interested, please send resume to [email protected] with the subject "FINANCE Skimm'r".

This is a full-time role based in New York, NY

SENIOR TECH Skimm'r


About the team

The tech team at theSkimm is a group of experienced, resourceful programmers who build tools throughout the tech stack, often connecting components together in innovative ways to maximize scalability and maintainability.

At theSkimm, software engineers work in lockstep with product managers, growth analysts, and designers to devise project plans that prioritize improving our audience’s experience while balancing frequent iterations and thoughtful source code changes.

What you'll be doing

What you'll need

What would set you apart

If interested, please send resume to [email protected] with the subject "TECH APPLICATIONS Skimm'r".

This is a full-time role based in New York, NY

IOS Skimm'r


About the team

theSkimm makes it easier to be smarter. We started as two friends on a couch and have since purchased more couches and gotten new friends, er... employees. Skimm HQ works hard but knows when to take breaks and when it's time to update the Spotify playlist. We drink the kool-aid but know we're drinking it. We are disrupting morning routines and information consumption one Skimm'r at a time. Come join us, we're changing things.

theSkimm is seeking an iOS engineer with 1-3 years experience to join a collaborative team and build future iterations of theSkimm for iPhone, one of the highest grossing apps in the News Category of the App Store.

What you'll be doing

What you'll need

What would set you apart

If interested, please send resume to [email protected] with the subject "IOS Skimm'r".

This is a full-time role based in New York, NY

INSIGHTS Skimm'r


About the team

theSkimm's growth team is focused on analyzing and understanding audience behavior to arm the organization with data and insights to help drive decisions and better inform strategic planning. This role reports directly to the growth lead and is highly cross functional.

What you'll be doing

What will set you up for success

What would set you apart

If interested, please send your resume AND two paragraphs on why you would be a fit to [email protected] with the subject "INSIGHTS Skimm'r".

This is a full-time role based in New York, NY

GET SHIT DONE Skimm’r (Executive Assistant Skimm’r)


About the team

theSkimm makes it easier to be smarter. We started as two friends on a couch and have since purchased more couches and gotten new friends, er... employees. Skimm HQ works hard but knows when to take breaks and when it's time to update the Spotify playlist. We drink the kool-aid but know we're drinking it. We are disrupting morning routines and information consumption one Skimm'r at a time. Come join us, we're changing things.

What you'll be doing

What will set you up for success

What would set you apart

If interested, please send resume to [email protected] with the subject "GET SHIT DONE Skimm’r".

This is a full-time role based in New York, NY

MEDIA SALES OPS Skimm'r


About the team

The sales team at theSkimm is a small group of experienced, resourceful, scrappy hustlers. We pull out all of the stops to get sh*t done. We’re seeking someone who is energetic, collaborative and organized to provide overall support to the sales team. It’s a client facing role, so you must be confident and ready to take things head-on with a positive approach. It also requires getting internal buy in so you have to be a detail oriented team player.

What you'll be doing

What you need

What would set you apart

If interested, please send resume to [email protected] with the subject "MEDIA SALES OPS Skimm’r".

This is a full-time role based in New York, NY

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