HIRING: Social Media Manager & Article Writer (Remote Position)

Are you passionate about death positivity, green and alternative death practice, educational outreach and writing? TalkDeath.com is looking to hire you! TalkDeath is looking to add a part-time writer, researcher, and social media manager to our team! Candidates must be familiar with the death positive community, deathcare in general, and the various online publishing tools utilized by TalkDeath. Most articles on TalkDeath require background research and sources, and so successful candidates will be proficient at both research and writing. Candidates will also have excellent English written and verbal communication skills to communicate with sources and the TalkDeath community.


  • Writing 1-2 quality articles a week
  • Daily Social Media Posting – curating content and creating original content
  • Working closely with our editor to brainstorm content ideas
  • Managing the TalkDeath website (update content, manage ads)
  • Create and manage Social Media contests
  • Design featured images and banners for website and social media
  • Answering guest post requests and social media messages and comments

Necessary Skills 

  • Minimum 1 year experience as a social media manager
  • English writing proficiency
  • Research proficiency
  • Good WordPress knowledge
  • Adobe Photoshop / Illustrator experience
  • Passionate about the death positive community, green and alternative death care practices
  • General familiarity with the death profession

Application Process

Only candidates that apply with all of the below criteria will be considered

  • A cover letter stating your intent to apply for the position, and why you are the ideal candidate for the position at TalkDeath
  • CV (resume) listing your qualifications and relevant employment experience
  • Two writing samples (they do not need to be relevant to the topic of death)

Hours:15-20 hours a week
Job Type: Freelance/Remote position


Posted by TalkDeath

  1. Jessica Smiler-Johnson June 26, 2019 at 2:18 pm

    Hello! I would love to write articles about death positivity, but do not have the social media management criteria, though I am a daily user. If you don’t find one candidate with all of the qualifications, please keep me in mind for writing articles for you!
    Many thanks,


  2. Just sent an e-mail!


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