Creative Executive

WHY join us?

Mothership is Singapore’s leading youth-focused digital news platform.  

As we mark our 9th year since our conception, we invite passionate, talented and dynamic individuals to join us as we embark on our next phase of growth.

You will have the opportunity to learn from and work alongside our key leaders and industry practitioners, and to witness the impact of your work on the millions of people whom we serve every day.

As an organisation, our colleagues and our audiences are at the heart of all that we do. We strive to build and preserve a people-centred culture with a focus on personal development and professional growth.

WHAT is this role about?

As a Creative Executive, you will work as part of Mothership’s sponsored content team to pitch interesting sponsored content angles and craft compelling sponsored articles. You will work with our editorial and business teams to produce content that achieves a client’s objectives and speaks to the Mothership audience.

A snippet of what you can expect to be doing on a day-to-day basis:

  • Conceptualise original, creative sponsored content that translate our clients' objectives into great content 
  • Work closely with both the business and editorial teams on content development
  • Assign writers, producers and any other necessary talents
  • Facilitate brainstorming sessions 
  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently and pitch new, exciting ideas on a consistent basis
  • Immerse yourself in each Mothership vertical to understand its voice, audience and the content that works best in that environment

WHO should consider?

If you are someone who:

  • Have a deep understanding of the editorial side of publishing and the ability to apply that knowledge to achieve a client's goals
  • Is familiar with the Mothership brand and audience
  • Have a history of executing sponsored content campaigns at an agency, publisher or brand
  • Have excellent problem solving, time management and project management skills
  • Is meticulous and have an eye for detail
  • Have a love for grammar and a passion for copyediting
  • Likes having a point of view and is willing to exchange ideas but also receptive to feedback.

... we’d love for you to be part of our team!

Crucially, you must possess the mental stamina, tenacity, and agility to work in an intensely dynamic, fast-paced, and competitive media environment.

HOW do you go about applying?

If you are interested in speaking with us, email your resume (in PDF form) to [email protected]. Please include "Career Application – Creative Executive" in the subject line. 

Bonus points if you can provide samples of past writing works along with your resume, or even a short self-recorded video on why we should hire you. 

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.