Careers

We are looking for creative and enthusiastic professionals who share our passion for health and helping people live longer, better lives

 

Passionate About Helping People?

Blue Zones offers a fun, fast-paced environment and the opportunity to improve lives and make a meaningful difference. We are always interested in meeting talented mission driven people. If that sounds like you but you don’t see a position that best describes your skill set, we’d love to hear from you. Contact: careers@bluezones.com

 

Freelance Digital Media Writer

Blue Zones employs evidence-based ways to help people live longer, better.   Our work is rooted in the New York Times best-selling books The Blue Zones, The Blue Zones Solution, and Thrive—published by National Geographic books. We are applying the tenets of The Blue Zones in 24 cities throughout the U.S., significantly improving health and lowering healthcare costs. We take a systematic, environmental approach to well-being that focuses on optimizing policy, building design, social networks, and the built environment. The Blue Zones Project is based on this innovative approach. Our work has been featured in media from Oprah to NPR. For more information, visit www.bluezones.com

Summary
We seek a smart, creative, enthusiastic and knowledgeable professional to join our team as our Freelance Digital Media Writer. This person must be an excellent writer and have experience creating content for Web and Social Media. The right candidate will be a highly organized thinker who can create on-brand content on deadline. This person must have a true passion for writing and a deep understanding and interest in the health and wellness space.

 

Responsibilities

  • Create original content on a variety of health and wellness topics, ranging from interviews and expert articles to recipes and success stories
  • Accelerate our following on all Social Media Platforms through shareable content
  • Work in tandem with our digital team to assess and evaluate content performance metrics
  • Work directly with our CEO and team to cultivate overall tone of voice and brand positioning as it relates to content and media

 

Required Qualifications

  • 3+ years experience in a digital media content creation role, preferably in the health and wellness space
  • Exceptional command of English grammar, spelling, and punctuation
  • Experience writing newsletter and social media copy
  • Excellent attention to detail, editing, and organizational skills
  • Bachelor’s degree (preferably Communication, Media Arts, English, and/or Journalism)

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Share our values in preferring plant-based eating, fitness, and social engagement
  • Experience working with WordPress

 

Contact: Please send resume, cover letter, and three writing samples (approximately 300-650 words per sample) with the job title in the subject line: careers@bluezones.com

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