Plant Based News is a mission led, multi-award-winning resource creating awareness about ethical consumerism, sustainability and the plant-based lifestyle. Not a false narrative – but information that empowers people to make better choices.

With millions of readers and viewers, PBN delivers exclusive stories and content every day. Whether you’re interested in nutrition, health, the environment, or vegan news, you will definitely find something to entertain or inspire you.

  1. Health / features freelance writer.
  • Background experience required in writing / journalism.
  • Enthusiastic and knowledgeable about health / lifestyle related topics, including whole food plant-based nutrition.
  • Understanding of how digital media works and what is required to do well
  • Adaptable so as to be able to help script videos and fit in with the social / video team

We are also looking for general news / features writers, so please send cover letter and CV if interested. 3 years minimum experience required.

  1. Health education lead
  • Experience in digital publishing
  • Experience and passionate in whole food plant-based nutrition 
  • Understanding of SEO 
  • Being responsible for health education content across platform
  • Working with social media and editorial team to ensure accuracy of content
  • Undersanding of ‘health entertainment’ genre on youtube
  • Networking skills and contacts in the lifestyle medicine field
  • Optimising health content 
  • Working with other team members on campaigns
  • Exploring content gaps and researching opportunities for new content
  • Managing and scheduling content
  • Developing writers, junior editors and senior editors skillset
  • Helping to hire staff when needed including freelance writers 
  • Representing PBN’s editorial team at social functions and on news / media
  • Making decisions about which stories, articles and photographs to publish
  • Contribute to assist script editing on film / video projects if required
  • Develop awareness of social media trends including an understanding of the different styles of writing needed on different platforms eg captions
  • 3 years minimum experience required
  1. Sales / partnership manager
  • Must have proven track record experience in similar affiliate and partnership position either in a client side or agency role
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Understanding and reporting KPI’s
  • Good personal skills, able to develop positive internal and external relationships
  • Well-developed commercial acumen and a proven track record in commercial negotiations
  • 3 years minimum experience required
  1. Affiliate / marketing manager 
  • Role involves managing the company’s external and internal affiliate programs through all phases, including brainstorming, launch, maintaining, trafficking, marketing, reporting, optimization and analysis. 
  • Responsible for identifying, evaluating and recruiting new affiliates to increase program distribution and interfacing with internal marketing and other team to develop and implement marketing strategies and support affiliate programs.
  • Familiarity with affiliate marketing networks and search engine marketing; proven record in negotiation and management of online media campaigns; knowledge in ad-serving technologies, experience in campaign management; excellent time management and project management skills; strong organizational, planning, problem solving, and decision-making skills, and the ability to multi-task, work under pressure and work well independently and in a team setting.
  • Maintaining and developing affiliate marketing programs, recruiting new affiliate partners; monitoring affiliate practices; negotiating and evaluating affiliate advertising agreements; maintaining relationships with affiliates and partners; regularly monitoring campaign performance; compiling and submitting campaign performance reports; providing monthly invoices to affiliate partners; and handling the buying, renegotiation of rates, renewing or canceling media placements and other adverting programs.
  • 3 years minimum experience required
  1. Influencer marketing manager
  • Develop and execute influencer marketing strategies and creative campaigns
  • Identify and build relationships with prominent influencers and thought leaders in the vegan niche
  • Attend relevant events for networking and business purposes
  • Develop content ideas and write and curate content
  • Research relevant industry experts, competitors, target audience and users
  • Brainstorm new, creative approaches to influencer campaigns
  • Keep abreast of emerging trends, technologies and influencers
  • Liaising with the marketing team to create and coordinate marketing strategies that work across different channels
  • 3+ years experience in digital marketing / monetisation required
  1. Head of website content
  • Experience managing staff in the field of journalism
  • Experience in digital publishing
  • Understanding of backlinks SHref and SEO
  • Interest in the vegan news area
  • Being responsible for written content on website
  • Ensuring that there is daily news on website through either writing articles or 
  • +working with Deputy Editor to manage team of writers to cover 7 days a week
  • Flagging / updating any written content on website that needs to be changed (this includes non editorial pages)
  • Developing / updating editorial, SEO and style guidelines
  • Providing suggestions for edits on pieces of written content on the website including from other writers and advertorial pieces
  • Optimising written content for SEO
  • Exploring content gaps and researching opportunities for new content
  • Managing and scheduling content
  • Developing writers, junior editors and senior editors skillset
  • Helping to hire staff when needed including freelance writers 
  • Staying on top of written advertorial content
  • Representing PBN’s editorial team at social functions and on news / media
  • Making decisions about which stories, articles and photographs to publish
  • Selecting appropriate imagery for website articles
  • Help managing budgets for editorial written team
  • Contribute to assist script editing on film / video projects if required
  • Develop awareness of social media trends including an understanding of the different styles of writing needed on different platforms eg captions
  • 3 years minimum experience required

7. Graphic Designer

We are also looking for experienced and talented graphic designers.

8. Chief Financial Officer

We are also looking for a long-term and experienced CFO. We understand finding the right person for this role will take time.

9. Account Manager

  • Creating a portfolio of paid advertising client accounts and monitoring the ongoing activities related to them.
  • Understanding of digital media from marketing / website / social media as well as creative agency perspective
  • Managing, reviewing progress and delivering the client’s advertisement projects.
  • Conducting meetings with the clients as well as informing them about the current work status of their projects.
  • Establishing relationships with new clients and maintaining and nurturing business relationships with existing clients.
  • Monitoring performance of paid clients’ posts on social media with data driven approach
  • Developing case studies using Pandadoc and other apps
  • Identifying accounts whose revenue may be shrinking so as to address any ‘at risk’ customers and reach out to these accounts to ensure they are retained.
  • Monitoring work performance of colleagues and setting sales targets.
  • Ensuring all paperwork (budgets, timing plans, briefs, creative statuses etc.) is maintained accurately and kept up to date
  • Accountability for ensuring that creative work presented to the clients is to quality, time and cost
  • Ensuring the appropriate trafficking of all projects through the production process
  • Maintaining up to date knowledge of all aspects of marketing – including new media, techniques and research tools

PLEASE EMAIL JOBS@PLANTBASEDNEWS.ORG WITH CV & COVER LETTER IF YOU’RE INTERESTED.