Jobs at Mumsnet: we're hiring!

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Mumsnet is a family-friendly employer
, and we try as far as possible to offer flexibility. If you work here, you'll never have to miss the school assembly or sports day (unless you want to!), or feel bad about asking to work from home if your child is sick.

Plus, the office is generally well-stocked with biscuits and cakes (and, on Fridays, wine).

Fancy being part of the team? Currently, we have the following positions open:

Editorial/Production Assistant

Events internship

Recruitment Advertising Manager


Editorial/Production Assistant

We're on the hunt for a super-talented individual to join our content team. It's busy and fast-moving here, so you'll need to be the type who relishes a bit of a challenge, and doesn't faint at the idea of ripping up a plan and starting over.

This is the kind of thing we'd typically want you to do:

  • Use our content management system to make site pages
  • Photo edit, and create graphics
  • Produce email newsletters
  • Write, sub and generate content ideas to inspire and delight the Mumsnet audience

To do all this, we think you'll need to be:

  • fluent in English, both verbal and written
  • a great communicator with top-notch writing skills
  • a stickler when it comes to editorial standards, accuracy and consistency
  • good with Photoshop
  • comfortable with basic HTML
  • au fait with Mumsnet and its extraordinary community
  • familiar with all the big social media platforms and their analytics
  • a can-do type who's ready to take the initiative and grab responsibility

It would be excellent if you also had:

  • an understanding of SEO
  • working knowledge of Google Analytics

The role is five days a week, and based in our offices in Kentish Town.

If you think this sounds like you, please do apply by sending your CV and a brief covering letter to with 'Editorial/Production Assistant' in the subject line, by midnight on Sunday 26 April 2015. We promise to read it.

We're changing the contact email address for applications regarding this role. If you've already applied for this vacancy via you don't have to apply again.


Six-month paid internship with Events team

Mumsnet organises a series of high-profile events, including Blogfest, Mumstock and Workfest, and is looking for an enthusiastic Events intern to join the team for six months.

The events intern will gain experience in all aspects of event management, administration and marketing, with specific responsibilities including:

  • Managing registration lists, databases and RSVPs
  • Delegate enquiries and registration
  • Briefing and producing event collateral
  • Researching topics and speakers
  • Copywriting website, social media, marketing emails and event programmes
  • Liaising with sponsors for promotion and event activation
  • Implementing agreed promotional strategy for all events
  • Venue liaison
  • Speaker liaison
  • 'On the day' event management

Some previous events experience is desirable.

This is a full-time, paid-internship role for six months, based in our offices in Kentish Town, London.

Please send your CV and covering letter to, with 'Events Intern Application' in the subject line. The deadline for applications is 6pm, Friday 24 April 2015.


Recruitment Advertising Manager

We're rolling out a new family friendly jobs board to give our users the chance to find their perfect career - and now we're looking for the perfect person to run it.

We need an experienced recruitment professional seeking a new challenge. You'll have the opportunity to grow our new online job board from scratch, build a client base and strategically design packages for some of the UK's leading companies and recruitment houses.

You'll be as consultative as you are confident and committed. You’ll have a demonstrable background in meeting objectives and growing a client base of employers and recruiters.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing the administration of a busy recruitment platform
  • Building recruitment packages for a range of high profile companies
  • Growing and developing a new client base and taking advantage of Mumsnet's existing network 

Skills & Experience:

  • Experience of recruitment sales ideally within a media company with a recruitment platform
  • A strong network of commercial contacts
  • Ability to work autonomously and strategically
  • You need to be confident in managing data and producing measurable statistics
  • Passionate about pursuing opportunities to generate new business
  • Articulate communicator
  • Assertive with strong negotiating and influencing skills
  • A confident and engaging approach to selling
  • Enthusiastic about working towards sales targets and building long-term relationships

If this sounds like you, and you have a sense of humour and a love of biscuits, we'd like to hear from you. This is a flexible position which could be full-time or four days per week. We are committed to being a family friendly employer and the role is predominantly office-based in North London.

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter to by 24 April 2015 with the subject line 'Recruitment Advertising Manager'

We're changing the contact email address for applications regarding this role. If you've already applied for this vacancy via you don't have to apply again.  



Last updated: 14-Apr-2015 at 10:05 AM