Sr. Writer, BetterUp Care

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What Betterup is looking for in applicants

At BetterUp, we give people the coaching, support, and push they need to reach peak performance and unlock their limitless potential, in all they do, personally and professionally. We work with world-class experts and Coaches, pioneer innovative technology, and foster human touch at scale to fuel the BetterUp experience, and make growth and development achievable for all. We believe that practicing strong mental fitness is a never-ending practice of maintaining and building the strengths that precede health, happiness, and success. 

And we’re looking to build out a diverse and ambitious team of go-getters to join us as we grow. Exciting opportunities lie ahead, as well as work that makes a real difference — not only in the lives of others, but for your own personal and professional growth, too. Join us as we continue to bring BetterUp to more people everywhere, and create impactful change for our members and for you.

BetterUp is looking for a storyteller who is passionate about building awareness for mental fitness and preventative mental health care. BetterUp Care was launched in early 2021 to provide enterprise-wide support to employees so that they can develop healthy practices that build up their mind and lead to higher well-being. Care includes 1:1 well-being coaching, but also parenting, nutrition, sleep, and other specialist coaching as well as access to group coaching and specialized workshops. Care is a personalized solution that meets each person where they are and addresses their individual needs across the entire well-being spectrum, whether they are languishing or thriving. 

BetterUp’s product was developed by a team of leading behavioral scientists, researchers, and technologists to bring evidence-based learning to professionals everywhere. We’re already transforming the way companies approach talent development at high-performing organizations like Airbnb, Google, Mars, and Hilton.

As a senior writer, you’ll be responsible for driving awareness of BetterUp through storytelling, education, and inspiration, and you’ll play a key role in developing our voice and point of view. 

What you’ll do:

  • Develop an editorial calendar that aligns with our quarterly company objectives and highlights the unique POV of BetterUp Care
  • Find ways to tell our story using BetterUp Care member data as well as additional research sources
  • Support our executive leadership team in writing, editing, and storytelling, including op-eds, presentation decks, interviews, blog posts, and other content
  • Communicate and align with other teams in marketing, product, and sales to uncover the concerns and challenges facing benefits buyers and leaders looking to support the well-being of their employees
  • Write, edit, and manage the production of blog posts, webinars, long-form reports, and other content types
  • Partner with marketing team members on developing compelling content and storylines that support product launches and announcements
  • Report on the impact of results of content

If you have some or all of the following, please apply:

  • A clear and emotive writing style, with strong editing experience
  • A strong perspective on how to use content to build community and engagement
  • Experience in working with senior executives to uncover unique insights and build strategic communications plans
  • Well-versed in topics such as mental health, well-being, performance, psychology,  leadership and management, career development, etc.
  • Ability to identify trends and issues for executives to comment on and uses this to strengthen our position in the market
  • Ability to come up with creative ways for content to solve business challenges
  • Obsession over the details -- from editing to project management
  • Management of multiple projects at once and excel in a highly cross-functional role


At BetterUp, we are committed to living out our mission every day and that starts with providing benefits that allow our employees to care for themselves, support their families, and give back to their community. 

  • Access to BetterUp coaching; one for you and one for a friend or family member 
  • A competitive compensation plan with opportunity for advancement
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Flexible paid time off
  • Per year: 
    • All federal/statutory holidays observed
    • 4 BetterUp Inner Workdays (
    • 5 Volunteer Days to give back
    • Learning and Development stipend
  • Holiday charitable contribution of your choice on behalf of BetterUp
  • 401(k) self contribution

We are dedicated to building diverse teams that fuel an authentic workplace and sense of belonging for each and every employee. We know applying for a job can be intimidating, please don’t hesitate to reach out — we encourage everyone interested in joining us to apply.

BetterUp Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, genetics, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status. In addition to federal law requirements, BetterUp Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.


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