Work with Third Wave

Open Positions

Graphic/Web Designer – Job Description

About Third Wave

Third Wave educates the public on the importance of responsible and intentional psychedelic use. Our vision is to help co-create a global movement that embraces psychedelic use as a way to heal ourselves and our world. We do that by sharing trusted, research-based content that helps people feel safe, supported, and empowered as they follow their paths towards personal transformation.

Currently, we reach over 300K people per month and have been featured in the BBC, Forbes, and The New York Times. With the rapid growth of interest in psychedelics, we intend to expand our reach ten fold within twelve to eighteen months.

To support our mission, we’re currently looking for a part-time graphic designer with web design experience.

In this role, you will be responsible for creating engaging graphics that Third Wave will share with our customers and partners. In addition to possessing the skill to create arresting imagery, eye-catching graphics, and visual communication, we’re hoping you also have experience in both graphic design and psychedelic artwork.

(You can see examples of ‘psychedelic artwork’ that aligns with our brand here.)

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Use digital illustration, photo editing software, and layout software to create designs and psychedelic artwork.
  • Design responsive layouts for the web and create style guides and specifications for implementation.
  • Create visual elements such as media kits, proposal decks, giveaway collateral, social media templates, original images, and illustrations that are on-brand.
  • Design layouts, including selection of colors, images, and typefaces.
  • Present design concepts to the team lead.
  • Incorporate changes recommended by team members into final designs.
  • Create production/print-ready files, as well as web-ready files.

Requirements:

  • Creative flair, strong visual sense, and attention to detail.
  • Experience with and understanding of modern Web Design principles and the use of HTML, and CSS for responsive web design.
  • Ability to take initiative, identify and resolve problems, and handle multiple projects with tight deadlines.
  • Ability to work remotely and adjust to North American time zones.
  • Availability to work two to six hours per week to start, with the opportunity to increase hours.

Ideally, You Also Have:

  • At least three to five years of experience in graphic design in digital and print, preferably in the wellness industry.
  • Complete proficiency in programs such as Adobe Suite, including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere, and AfterEffects.
  • One to two years’ experience of creating digital psychedelic art.
  • A passion for the safe use of psychedelics and holistic lifestyles.

Next Steps:

If you’re interested, please send an email with the subject line “GRAPHIC/WEB DESIGNER” to [email protected] with your resume, cover letter, and a link to your portfolio.

If this isn’t for you but you know someone who might be interested, we encourage you to send this along!

APPLY NOW!

Third Wave Freelance Writer – Job Description

As contributors to the psychedelic educational process, Third Wave’s mission is to share trusted, research-based content that helps our community feel safe, supported, and empowered as they follow their paths towards personal transformation.

We’re looking for freelance writers who support our vision to help co-create a global movement that embraces psychedelic use as a way to heal ourselves and our world.

Qualified candidates should have experience writing engaging, properly referenced blog posts or articles. You should be comfortable gearing your writing to a general audience, structuring your articles in a logical way, and backing up all claims with reference sources. You should also be prepared to share suggestions, not answers. Our community is broad and it’s important to understand that one size does not fit all.

Applicants with SEO writing experience are preferred. We’re especially seeking writers who have formal education or training in mycology, neuroscience, medicine facilitation, or integration coaching.

While this is not a full-time job, writers will receive an honorarium for their work and will be bylined—giving you the opportunity to reach our audience of over 300,000 unique visitors each month. To apply, simply complete the application form.

APPLY NOW!

Job Description – Head of Content

About Third Wave

Since 2015, Third Wave has been committed to co-creating a global movement that embraces psychedelic use as a way to heal ourselves and our world. We are currently on a quest to help drive cultural awakening by providing trusted and reputable resources, training, and support around the intentional use of psychedelics. A core tenet of this strategy is the development of well-researched and powerfully branded online content.

Currently, we reach over 250K people per month, and have been featured in the BBC, Forbes, and the New York Times. With the rapid growth of interest in psychedelics, we are looking for a Head of Content capable of tripling our reach within the next 12 months.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Use data and analytics to develop a content strategy designed to measurably increase our reach, engagement, and loyalty across all platforms, including web, social, video, podcasts, newsletter, and more.
  • Create a content plan that measurably contributes to the financial growth of Third Wave at all steps of the marketing funnel.
  • Work with our Head of Growth and Head of Community to grow our audience through compelling digital and social media content.
  • Advise on the continuous refinement of our content strategy to meet and exceed our OKRs.
  • Oversee logistics and budget for both in-house and external content production.
  • Create a content growth plan to expand our production growth capabilities.
  • Manage our editorial, video, social media, and podcast content calendars.
  • Increasing volume of overall content production across blogs, guides videos, and newsletters.
  • Revisit editorial strategy, and weave in long-form content specific to Third Wave and our philosophy in psychedelics, consciousness, and performance.

Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of leadership experience in communications, media, content, and social media at a consumer-facing business or organization.
  • Prior experience successfully managing teams and leading others in the development and execution of creative projects.
  • Advanced knowledge of audience reach and engagement methods and technologies.
  • Proven experience using and acting on data collected from a wide range of communications, content, and social media measurement and analytics tools, including Google Analytics and SEO tools like Clearscope and AhRefs.
  • A passion for, and belief in, effectuating cultural change through the responsible and intentional use of psychedelics.
  • Superior verbal/written communication, interpersonal, organizational, and presentation skills.
  • Ability to work remotely and adjust to North American time zones.

Next Steps:

If this sounds like you, please send an email with the subject line “HEAD OF CONTENT” to [email protected] with your resume and cover letter. Please note, this is a full-time job and we ask for your full energetic commitment if applying for this role.

If this isn’t for you but you know someone who might be interested, we encourage you to send this along!

APPLY NOW!