Content Writer - Living Infrastructure

Content Writer - Living Infrastructure


Spherical is hiring a Content Writer to write articles and copy for a kit of tools supporting climate resilience in Los Angeles. This position is remote.

About Spherical

Spherical is a strategic design and integrative research studio supporting projects regenerating the health and integrity of Earth’s living systems. Learn more →

Current Project

What You'll Do

  • Write articles explaining key concepts related to living infrastructure, including infrastructure types, multi-benefits, and climate data sets
  • Write user interface copy for a collaborative mapping tool that helps communities share stories and sketch projects for living infrastructure in their neighborhoods
  • Communicate in a tone that is friendly and relatable for laypeople in Los Angeles County without sacrificing accuracy
  • Document patterns, including writing style and article templates, for alignment across content
  • Collaborate with subject matter experts to inform and vet the content developed
  • Collaborate with product management to ensure content is integrated appropriately into the broader open source kit of tools and videos

What You Need

  • 5+ years of experience in journalism or written content creation
  • Experience writing about ecological domains, such as climate, green infrastructure, or environmental justice
  • Ability to communicate complex concepts in friendly and relatable ways for laypeople
  • Experience developing style guides preferred
  • Experience writing microcopy preferred


Remote (UTC -8 to -4)




2-3 months, with option to continue for periodic assignments