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Staff Writer, Deals – Tom’s Guide

Future Publishing

$65,000 - $70,000
Apply before: May 9, 2024
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  • Date posted
    March 10, 2024
  • Location
  • Salary
    $65,000 - $70,000
  • Apply before
    May 9, 2024
  • Career Level

Job Description


One of the world’s fastest-growing websites, Tom’s Guide upgrades your life by helping you decide what products to buy, showing you how to get the most out of them and solving problems as they arise. Tom’s Guide is here to help you accomplish your goals, find great products without the hassle and make purchases with confidence. From our strong foundation in consumer technology coverage, Tom’s Guide’s primary ambition is to help you leverage tech to achieve your ultimate goal, whether it’s getting in shape, protecting your kids, being more productive, managing your money more effectively or just having fun.

What you’ll be doing…

Tom’s Guide is among the fastest-growing websites focused on consumer products, and we’re looking for a full-time deals writer to help us cover the latest new products and highlight the best bargains on the web. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone who wants to break into e-commerce writing. You’ll learn how to create punchy, concise articles across a broad range of topics including tech, fitness, lifestyle, and more. Plus, you’ll learn the ins and outs of SEO while bringing your content to a global audience.

This writer’s North Star is helping consumers to get the best gadgets at the best prices. This position requires a keen attention to detail. The ideal candidate will be intimately familiar with a variety of consumer product categories, from smartphones to kitchen appliances. 

  • Help people find the best products for the money through engaging articles.
  • Independently find, research, and identify the best deals on today’s top products.
  • Create and update articles that cover all aspects of the shopping process, from saving money to avoiding scams.
  • Work with editors to update various product roundups that center on value, identifying best sellers we should be reviewing.
  • Write first-person experiential reviews of products with a focus on the best bargains
  • Extreme attention to detail with ability to produce copy that is clean and accurate.
  • Stay up to date on the latest deal news from companies like Amazon, Walmart, and Best Buy.
  • Collaborate with social and e-commerce teams daily to continue to grow this category for Tom’s Guide.
  • Ability to write snappy, engaging headlines and content.

Experience that will put you ahead of the curve…

  • Professional writing or editing experience
  • Familiarity with the technology and consumer products industry
  • Experience researching SEO trends and analyzing traffic is a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, but not required

What’s in it for you…

We have a number of awesome perks available to our staff.  We offer huge opportunities to learn and develop, whether through professional qualifications, exposure to incredible business projects or informal lunch & learns, hosted by your colleagues. We have a fantastic culture where we really do care about our people and want everyone to succeed. Varied roles mean you’re not pigeonholed into one finite area but get the opportunity to develop a wide range of skills and experience.

Additional benefits include health Insurance; ranging from medical to dental and even vision care,

401k match and monthly munchies, bagel Fridays, fresh fruit & snacks and coffee and tea on tap. 

And to top it all off, not only do we offer unlimited holiday because we trust you to manage your workload and time but we also offer a share in our success whereby every colleague is eligible to join our profit pool bonus scheme – if Future hits their performance targets all colleagues may receive a bonus.

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Please note, the salary range for this position is $65,000-$70,000

This is a position covered under a collective bargaining agreement between Future US, Inc. and the Writers Guild of America East.

Our Future, Our Responsibility – Inclusion and Diversity at Future

We have a voice and we’re going to use it. We promote diversity and inclusion not just in our recruitment processes, but everything we do. We’re an equal opportunity employer and we will continue to ensure our recruitment process is free of bias and our workplaces are inclusive, positive, free of discrimination and respecting of all backgrounds and beliefs. Our culture is underpinned by our values and employees – current and future – are treated with respect and fairness.

Please let us know if you need any reasonable adjustments made so we can give you the best experience!

Find out more about Our Future, Our Responsibility on our website.