The Humane League

Remote, Work from home, United States

Date Posted May 21, 2021
Industry Nonprofit
Specialty Other
Job Status Full-time
Salary $45,000 to $50,000



The Humane League (THL) is a global nonprofit ending the abuse of animals raised for food. THL fosters a high-energy culture of teamwork and mission-driven problem solving, and we have earned recognition as Top Charity from Animal Charity Evaluators for all of their rating periods. Over the past few years, we’ve grown to a staff of 90+ talented individuals dispersed across the country and around the world. 


We are looking for a Copywriter & Editor who can create snackable copy and engaging, emotive stories that bring others along with us on this impactful journey. Your position is pivotal in ensuring The Humane League communicates with one unified, professional, and persuasive voice. This role is key to creating, and editing, world-class, inspiring, emotionally provoking, engaging, persuasive, behavior-changing, and action-invoking communications. Within this role, you are responsible for generating the powerful words that accompany our visual assets.

You are ideal for this position because you have professional experience in copywriting and copy editing, with a proven track record in crafting compelling, high-impact, and grammatically sound short-form, conversion-driving copy, and long-form editorial content for a range of audiences and mediums.

This is a full-time, remote position. This position requires limited travel, equivalent to approximately 2-3 trips per year. We are only able to consider applicants who possess United States work authorization. To start, this position reports to the Content Manager. This is subject to change as our team grows. 





Starting salary $47,350 or salary to commensurate with experience.

Employees enjoy full medical coverage, optional dental and vision packages, a 401(k) retirement plan, optional pet insurance, working from home, up to 12 weeks of paid parental leave for eligible employees, paid holidays, flexible vacation time, professional development, and the supportive environment at The Humane League!

At The Humane League (THL), animal welfare is at the forefront of our everyday work. As such, many of our staff are vegan by personal choice, and all of our THL-hosted events offer fully vegan menus. We welcome all mission-aligned candidates to apply, no matter where you are in your journey to end the abuse of animals raised for food.

The Humane League is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Women, people of color, people with disabilities, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. In compliance with laws and in furtherance of our commitment to fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces diversity, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status.

The Humane League is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process, please email People Operations ( and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.