Content Writer / Curator
New York, NY
Full-time or part-time
What We Need
The Block is seeking content writers and curators who can help bring our main feed to life through their knowledge of cryptocurrency and blockchain. Our content writer/curators will turn around short posts on tight deadlines as news breaks and also find the best information around the web to include in our feed. You’ll be one of the first employees of a startup dedicated to become one of the premier media destinations covering emerging technologies impacting investing, commerce, real estate and much more.
Successful candidates will likely have:
- Prior writing and reporting experience
- An ability to juggle multiple stories and deadlines
- An ability to write 300-600 words on a news topic quickly and 50-100 words to summarize linked content even more quickly
- Passion for cryptocurrency and blockchain, with a dash of skepticism where warranted
- Social-media savvy
- English-language writing experience
Send us a cover e-mail and links to at least three (3) things you’ve written at firstname.lastname@example.org
Working at The Block
The Block operates at high speed and significant rates of change. You’ll have a chance to help shape the company through your work and you’re joining us at the beginning. Our needs will grow and change over time as will opportunities to work with us. If you’re not a perfect fit for our job listings, contact us and explain why you want to join The Block.
The Block provide comprehensive benefits to employees, including health insurance and equity; is an equal-opportunity employer; seeks applicants from all backgrounds; and does not discriminate on the basis of ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, race, disability, or any other protected status under applicable local, state, and federal laws.