Senior Writer

Are you able to write about complex ideas in clear and concise ways? Do you thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment? Are you skilled in translating a variety of science topics into compelling content with proper grammar and syntax?

If yes, please read on!

As a Senior Writer, you will be writing provocative narratives that explain NLI’s world-class IP and thinking to our audiences, both on our own platforms and for outside publications.

Here’s a bit about what you’ll be doing:

  • Create high-quality content for NLI audiences that explains neuroscience in digestible ways.

  • Juggle several pieces of content at once, with the ability to pivot and re-prioritize based on needs and flexibility.

  • Research and write articles with a level of skill, detail, and expertise that requires little editing on short turnarounds.

  • Pitch new story ideas and follow workplace trends closely to understand what’s relevant.

  • Write in a variety of styles and formats including short articles, white papers, blogs, and interactives.

  • Effectively and professionally collaborate and interact with interdepartmental colleagues, and leaders for internal and external projects.

Here’s a bit about the experience you have and expertise you bring:

  • 10+ years of experience in journalism, editing, thought leadership, business writing or similar industries.

  • Background in science writing and/or an advanced degree is preferred.

  • A fast learner with the ability to tell inspiring narratives quickly and clearly by sticking to hard and fast deadlines.

  • Strong editorial judgement and the ability to distill complex ideas with a creative eye to a general audience.

  • A natural ability to collaborate well with others and thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced, and highly-fluid environment.

If the above describes you and who and where you want to be, we want to hear from you! Email your resume and work samples to

PS- Advance thanks for running the gauntlet we’ve designed to maximize the likelihood of our mutual success.

PPS- NLI is more than an equal opportunity employer. We’re actively focused on expanding and diversifying our applicant pool to ensure our team represents the diverse range of our communities and clients.