The Filtery is Hiring a Junior Editor

Location: Remote

Type: Part-time/Contract

Position Overview:
We are in search of a detail-oriented Junior Editor to join our team. The ideal candidate will share our enthusiasm for educating others about environmental toxicants and will have a keen eye for producing and refining high-quality content.


  1. Review, edit, and proofread articles to ensure accuracy, clarity, consistency, and adherence to our editorial guidelines.
  2. Work closely with the Editor-in-Chief to improve content, prioritizing readability and SEO.
  3. Stay updated on the latest research and trends related to environmental toxicants.
  4. Stay updated on the latest trends in SEO and website publishing.
  5. Ensure all content aligns with our mission and vision.
  6. Handle miscellaneous editorial tasks as needed.


  1. Personal passion for the topic of environmental toxicants.
  2. A zest for writing, editing, and crafting content that is thorough and research-backed, while also understandable for the layperson.
  3. At least 1-2 years of blog writing and/or editorial experience is preferred, especially in the environmental or health sector.
  4. Excellent attention to detail and command of the English language, with impeccable grammar and editing skills.
  5. Familiarity with SEO principles and best practices.
  6. Ability to work independently and collaborate efficiently in a team.
  7. Strong research skills and a passion for accuracy.
  8. A proactive approach to identifying and solving editorial challenges.
  9. Willingness to use software tools (such as Grammarly).


  • Flexible working environment. (Fully remote; flexible hours)
  • Opportunity for paid continuing education and professional development.
  • Rate is negotiable based on experience.

To apply, please send your resume, a cover letter detailing your relevant experience, and at least two writing samples to hello[at]thefiltery[dot]com. Include the subject line “Junior Editor Application: [Your Full Name]”.

There is no application deadline. This listing will remain open until the position is filled.

We are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Thank you for your interest in joining The Filtery. We look forward to embarking on a journey towards a more informed and less toxic world with you!