Job Responsibilities : Assistant Script Writer (NYC, US remote)
Salary : 45,000 – $65,000 per year
Company : Bloom
Assistant Script Writer (NYC, US remote)
NYC OR US REMOTE /
In a nutshell: Full-time position based in New York or US based. You’ll be part of the script writing team and working alongside the Director of Content Development & Head of Content and will focus on creating the best user experience by writing scripts that become our CBT lessons. You’ll specialize in short-form storytelling. We’re a mission-driven team rethinking the therapy experience.
🚀 We are Bloom
Bloom is the world’s first self-therapy platform. We empower everyone to be their own therapist through video-guided interactive therapy sessions based on cognitive-behavioral therapy.
We’re on a mission to empower everyone to do therapy themselves and help 1 billion people improve their mental health. Bloom was started out of a need to democratize access to mental health resources and make them more affordable, accessible, and scalable to reach everyone.
We’re loved by millions of users around the globe. Bloom has over ****2.5M downloads, is loved by users with over 20,000 5-Start reviews on the AppStore and we’ve been featured by Apple, Vogue, CNN, Washington Post, Business Insider, and 100+ media outlets.
We’re backed by some of the best founders & investors. We’re backed by the founders of leading companies like Github, HelloFresh, Blinkist, Codecademy, and Freeletics, as well as AngelPad, Sequoia Scout & Target Global, Elysian Park Ventures & the owners of some of the best NBA & MLB teams.
💻 The role
You’ll be part of the writing & content development team and help create scripts to create an immersive user experience and deliver magic on a daily basis.
You’ll also be working with different stakeholders to help expand the content distribution strategy and adopt content and scripts for social media platforms.
You’ll help refine new content formats and grow into a copywriter or junior writer over the next 12 months.
🌟 About you
→We love people with a growth mindset, that like throwing themselves into the cold water and start creating magic. So even if not all of this applies to you, we’d love to learn more about you. 🦄
You’ve written scripts or editorial pieces. You have 1-2 years of experience writing. We care about good storytelling and user-centric writing. You know how to deliver quality content at tight deadlines.
You have a sense of copywriting and short-form content. You can be distinct and clear to the point. You know how to pack big ideas into a few sentences.
You care about users and mental health. You are careful about the language you use. Your writing has an impact on people around the world. Psychology, theatre, and health & fitness are interests of yours.
You have a user-centric mind. You know how to write with a protagonist in mind. You understand what the audience feels in a moment. You are empathic & care about the experience you create.
You’re creative and collaborative. We see content as a product, and we’re constantly trying to improve. You’re open to constructive feedback and collaborative workshopping. You love designing and testing new concepts and are always learning.
You’re a native English speaker. You also like to take initiative and take over projects.
You have a passion for helping people. ****You care about people. You love talking about mental health. Maybe, you have been to therapy before and understand the power of it.
🌱 Our offer
$45-65k Annual Salary
Office & Laptop
Future opportunity for stock options.
🌈 Our stance
As a mental health company, we value inclusivity. We support all genders, races, and backgrounds. We talk openly about our mental health and aim to create a culture where everyone feels safe and supported.
We look for talents that want to have an impact. That is driven by a mission. Who want to impact and help 1 billion improve their mental health. And who are genuinely loving people who care.
We constantly challenge our thinking and assumptions and create the culture we want to work in. Driven by openness, support, and respect.
🎁 Our benefits
25 paid vacation days per year (PTO)
Flexible working hours: We like workshops and try to be as productive as possible. Everyone works differently – so whatever works best for you works for us.
Get your ideal work setup: We believe a lot in creating the right environment makes everyone more productive. We are flexible and cover whatever you need to do the best work of your life.
We like to take care of our team: Weekly team lunches, exquisite coffee, team off-sites, workations.
Easy remote work policy: We believe in co-located teams. We have an international team. So if you want to work from home for some time, we are easy. No need to take a vacation.
Make an impact: We like ownership and self-starters. You run your show. Bring up new ideas. Let’s discuss them. And let’s aim for building the best product for our users.
Bright and beautiful Dumbo office: Our current office is located in Dumbo, Brooklyn — right next to the Brooklyn Bridge.
Unique working culture.
Company Health benefits
🎬 Our process
We’re looking for someone to join us as soon as possible. But finding the right candidate can take time, so we’ll do everything to accommodate your needs.
We have a 4-Step process:
1. Get to know each other: We use this to tell you all about Bloom and share more about our vision. We also would love to hear your story and see if our expectations and ideas for the future align.
2. Writing Case Study: We’d love to see your skills and how you approach writing. You’ll get a small writing project which we’ll discuss more in our next meeting.
3. Meet the team: You’ll have a call with another founder and our Director of Content Development. We value team fit and cultural values over everything else. This also lets you see if you’d enjoy working with us.
4. Final conversation: You’ll have a final call with the founders to discuss the position again, and the future. and anything else. You’ll also be meeting our Head Therapist at this point and the other team members.