[ANNOUNCEMENT] Funny-ish is seeking a Managing Editor!

Funny-ish, the humor and satire blog, is seeking a Managing Editor to oversee the daily operations of the site.

The ideal candidate is a lover of humor and satire who is looking to grow their skill set as an editor. They are a supporter of other writers, sensitive and thoughtful about how humor is used, and above all else, kind.

Your duties would include:

  • Selecting and publishing a minimum of 10 pieces per month
  • Sourcing royalty-free stock images for pieces
  • Managing the Funny-ish Twitter account
  • Managing the Funny-ish email inbox

This is a fully remote, very part-time role with a stipend of $100 per month.

The expected time commitment is approximately three to five hours per week.

Desirable skills:

  • Basic HTML
  • Basic photo editing skills (Photoshop a plus)
  • Familiarity with CMSes, especially WordPress
  • Familiarity with Google Drive, Docs, and Sheets
  • Social media management literacy (knowledge of Buffer a plus)
  • Knowledge of and practice in applying AP, Chicago, or other styles
  • Impeccable grammar and taste in humor
  • Sensitivity reading skills

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume detailing your humor/comedy writing AND EDITING experience to info@funny-ish.com and include the word APPLICATION in your subject line. Your resume can include paid and unpaid experiences. In your cover letter, please include answers to the following questions:

  1. What piece on Funny-ish best exemplifies the direction you’d like to go with the site, and why?
  2. How does this role fit into your future career goals?
  3. What time zone are you based in?

Applicants from diverse backgrounds and marginalized voices in the comedy and humor communities are highly encouraged to apply.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 31st, 2021 @ 11:59pm Pacific Time