JOBS AT theSkimm


CURRENT POSITIONS

"IT'S HANDLED" Skimm'r


US

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, plays hard, drinks the kool-aid, and knows we're drinking it. Come join us, we're changing things.

Our "It's Handled" Skimm'r (public relations) will be responsible for getting the company's message out to a broader audience. This does not mean someone to hound reporters or send mass emails. We hate mass emails. This does mean a mix of branding strategy, positioning and messaging, and media relations responsibilities. This role will oversee strategic visibility for all company updates -- from new product launches to editorial to partnerships and beyond.

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

Requirements: 3+ years at a public relations firm or communications role.

Pluses: Any past experience on the content side (production, reporting, etc.)

YOU

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

CONTENT PRODUCT MANAGER 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 product, design and editorial teams are a group of fast-moving, creative thinkers. We take a creative approach to creating and distributing content, and we’ll try anything.

What you'll be doing

You will own content distribution across platforms (think: social, Apple News, messaging, etc.). You will work closely with the editorial and design teams to understand content plans, owning the strategy for how they live on distributed platforms, testing new ideas as these platforms evolve, and measuring their success.

What you'll need

What would set you apart

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

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

TECH SYSTEMS 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.

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

We’re seeking an energetic, resourceful, systems engineer ready to build from the ground up in a high growth role.

theSkimm is for high performers who thrive off of seeing direct impact and response to their work

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 SYSTEMS Skimm'r".

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

TECH APPLICATIONS 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.

The tech team at theSkimm is a small 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.

theSkimm is seeking an engineer with extensive experience building web sites to work with a collaborative team to build from the ground up.

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

GROWTH Skimm'r


About the team and the role

theSkimm's growth team helps direct the company's short and long-term thinking by analyzing and understanding our subscribers and their behavior. At the highest level, growth at theSkimm can be broken down into two steps 1) collect high-quality, accurate data and 2) derive actionable insights from that data. Growth is also very focused on sourcing and retaining high-quality subscribers through both paid and organic channels.

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 "GROWTH Skimm'r".

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

SB INSIGHTS Skimm'r


About the team and the role

theSkimm's growth team helps direct the company's short and long-term thinking by analyzing and understanding our subscribers and their behavior. Skimm’bassadors play a vital role in this growth. As the Skimm’bassador audience grows, we need to take our higher level objectives and apply them more specifically to our growing Skimm’bassador community. The high level steps include 1) mapping out and collecting high-quality data and 2) deriving actionable insights from that data in order to continuously add value for that community.

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 "SB INSIGHTS Skimm'r".

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

MEDIA SPONSORSHIP 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 an energetic, rockstar seller who is ready to jump in, think outside of the box, and get creative with marketing campaigns. theSkimm is for high performers who thrive off of seeing direct impact and response to their work.

What you'll be doing

What you need

What would set you apart

If interested, please send resume/portfolio to [email protected] with the subject "MEDIA SPONSORSHIP 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.

What you'll be doing

What you need

What would set you apart

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

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

1-800 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 product development team is a group of fast-moving, creative thinkers. We are always listening to our users, and maintaining a strong relationship with Skimm'rs is important to us.

What you'll be doing

What you need

If interested, please send resume to [email protected] with the subject "1-800 Skimm'r".

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

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