Yoga Journal is looking for a full time staff writer to join a cross-platform editorial team. This role skillfully writes content for the website and magazine related to asana, yoga philosophy, health & wellness, and fitness trends that intersect yoga.
The ideal candidate is a yoga or meditation teacher (or has a strong yoga, meditation, or mindfulness practice) with experience writing for a digital platform who will feel at home on a small team. You’ll have an eye for identifying newcomers in the yoga community and jump on opportunities to spotlight them. Ideally, this person will have an intimate understanding of the community and the nuanced conversations happening within it. You will seek out and seize opportunities to cover underserved parts of the community.
Your day-to-day will include pitching and writing multiple engaging stories a day, working with the membership, video and social media team to create wide-ranging content; conducting interviews over the phone, Zoom or in person; additional other duties and responsibilities, as assigned.
This position requires organization, an attention to detail, and the ability to multitask in a demanding environment under tight deadlines. The ideal candidate has a passion for analytics and SEO and is comfortable using WordPress and analytics tools including Google Analytics and Parse.ly.
Before you apply, please check if any restrictions apply in terms of time zone or country.
This job has a geo-restriction in place: USA Only.