Jobs at Mumsnet: we're hiring!

Woman peering at typewriter 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).

Current vacancies



Six-month paid editorial internship

Mumsnet is on the look-out for a bright, hardworking intern to join our brilliant editorial team.

This is a unique opportunity to work with an energetic and innovative group of people, and to gain skills and experience that will look fantastic on any CV. We're always in the market for talented people, so there may be an opportunity for the right candidate to join us full-time at the end of the internship.

During your time with us, you'll learn how to
  • turn our users' contributions into brilliantly readable pages
  • write cogent, arresting headlines
  • create witty shareable graphics
  • produce email newsletters using a dedicated CMS
  • write, sub and generate content ideas to inspire, inform and entertain the Mumsnet audience
  • use SEO and analytics

You'll need
  • excellent grammar and syntax
  • the ability to sub a page accurately and at speed
  • some Photoshop skills
  • a serious passion for social media
  • to be ready to take the initiative and grab responsibility
  • to love Mumsnet and its extraordinary community
  • a degree awarded by a UK university or international equivalent

The role is five days a week, and based in our offices in Kentish Town. The salary will be at the new London Living Wage £18,330 pa.

If you think this sounds like you, please apply with the following criteria:
  • your covering letter
  • your CV
  • a web link to a piece of your writing (this can be on any subject, it doesn't need to be parenting).
It is essential that your application speaks to this job description, has been proof-read and is free of any grammatical and spelling errors. Please send your application to mnhqjobs@mumsnet.com with 'Editorial internship' in the subject line - or apply through the Mumsnet Jobs website

We'll be calling the best candidates in for interview as we spot them, so don't delay!


Editorial Assistant, Mumsnet

We're on the hunt for a super-talented individual to join our content team: someone who writes smart, stylish copy, prides themselves on their speed and accuracy, and gets the Mumsnet voice.

The role is a varied and dynamic one, but in the course of a typical day you'd be expected to
  • turn our users' contributions into brilliantly readable pages
  • write cogent, arresting headlines 
  • keep our homepage looking lively, topical and brimming with stuff our users want to read
  • create witty shareable graphics 
  • produce email newsletters using a dedicated CMS
  • write, sub and generate content ideas to inspire and delight the Mumsnet audience

To do all this, you'll need
  • to take genuine pleasure in crafting the perfect sentence
  • an innate sense of written style, and impeccable grammar
  • to be able to sub a page accurately and at speed
  • great Photoshop skills
  • basic HTML
  • intimate knowledge and understanding of social media 
  • previous experience working for a digital publication
  • to be ready to take the initiative and grab responsibility
  • to love Mumsnet and its extraordinary community

It would be excellent if you also had:
  • an understanding of SEO
  • analytics experience
  • a penchant for table football/actual football/choir/lunchtime yoga sessions
 
The role is five days a week, and based in our offices in Kentish Town. 
 
If you think this sounds like you, please email your CV, a brief covering letter and a link to two pieces of writing that you believe showcase your skills (on any subject) to mnhqjobs@mumsnet.com, with 'Editorial assistant application' in the subject line. You can also apply via the Mumsnet Jobs website.

We'll be calling the best candidates in for interview as soon as we spot them, so don't delay!


Editorial Assistant, Gransnet (maternity cover)

Gransnet is on the hunt for a super-talented individual to join our editorial team.

The role is a varied and dynamic one, but will include:

  • Sourcing and managing competitions for the site
  • Working on commercial opportunities
  • Creating and optimising content
  • Social media
  • Community management
  • Producing email newsletters using a dedicated CMS

To do all this, you'll need:

  • Commercial nous
  • An innate sense of written style, and impeccable grammar
  • To be able to sub a page accurately and at speed
  • Basic HTML
  • Intimate knowledge and understanding of social media
  • Previous experience working for a digital publication
  • To be ready to take the initiative and grab responsibility

It would be excellent if you also had:

  • An understanding of SEO
  • Analytics experience
  • Great Photoshop skills
  • A penchant for table football/actual football/choir/lunchtime yoga sessions

The role is five days a week, and based in our offices in Kentish Town. It's a fixed-term, maternity cover contract - initially for six months with the possibility of extension for up to 12 months.

If you think this sounds like you, please apply via our Mumsnet Jobs website. The closing date for applications is Sunday 31 July, but we'll be calling the best candidates in for interview as soon as we spot them, so don't delay!


Fancy being part of the team? Do check back regularly as we're always on the hunt for super-talented inpiduals.


Last updated: 2 days ago