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Today is a BIG DAY at Well Plated.

I’m hiring!

But not just any hiring—I’m hiring in a very serious way for a very serious position.

Over the past 4.5 years (WHAT?) I have loved, LOVED growing this blog and getting to know you, my readers. Whether you make a recipe, leave a comment, or just quietly check in every now and then, thank you for being here. Because of you, I get to do what I love—make recipes and share them—for a living. I am beyond blessed and grateful.

Over the past several months, I have come to the slow realization that if I am going to be able to a) keep this space a vibrant, yummy place, while b) maintaining my sanity, I need some help.

I am so confident that the right, oh-so-fabulous person is out there, reading this exact post at this exact moment, that before I look anywhere else, I am turning to YOU, my readers.

If you like what we have going here at Well Plated, if you are super-duper organized and unapologetically Type-A, if you are looking for meaningful, creative part-time work, you could be THE ONE. I can’t wait to meet you and for you to add your own awesomeness to this site! Please read on for a description of the position, and if you think it is the right fit for you, please apply.

I also have a huge favor to ask you: Will you please SHARE THIS POST with any organized, creative, and grammar-nerd friends you have? I’d be forever grateful, and the universe will surely reward your goodness with freshly baked cookies.


Position: Remote Communications Manager

Job Description: To help Well Plated run as efficiently as possible

Hours: Starting at 15-20 hours/week, primarily daytime business hours

Compensation: Dependent on the qualifications of the applicant

Starting Date: Mid-November 2016 (or as available)

Location: This a 100% remote position and candidates can be based anywhere in the United States. Though, I’d love to have someone based in Milwaukee so that we can meet up in person and talk about the merits of cream cheese frosting, that would simply be a side benefit. First and foremost, I am looking for the right person.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Email communication
  • Project management
  • Copyediting
  • Scheduling
  • Graphic design
  • Social media analysis and strategy development
  • Progress tracking
  • Customer support

Looking for a Person Who Is:

  • An incredibly strong communicator, particularly in writing. This is the first and the most important qualification.
  • Resourceful
  • Energetic
  • Organized
  • Tech savvy
  • Analytical
  • Proactive
  • A quick learner and go-getter

To Apply:

Click here to apply. There are 19 questions, about half of them being written response questions. The average time to complete is around 40-50 minutes, based on the first several responses. Please note that the application form is web-based and works best on a desktop computer.

The application will close on October 30th, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. CST. *Update* Please note that the position has been filled, and I am not longer accepting applications. Thanks so much for your interest!