We need you.

Gumbo is a community driven by passion. And as a growing company, we're still filling some important gaps. We’re looking for people who really care about what they do, and are damn good at it!

If you're interested in joining our core team or our expanding collective of creatives, check out the available positions.

To apply, please send an email with your résumé and expressed interest to:


Gumbo Media
Attn: Matthew Manning
Co-Founder, Creative Director

Passion is energy. Feel the power that comes from focusing on what excites you.
— Oprah Winfrey | Media Proprietor


We're always seeking photographers interested in contributing to Gumbo’s visual presence and looking for paid contract work.

This is a minimal part-time and per contract commitment.


  • Strong photographer.

  • Strong collaborator.

  • Strong communicator.

  • Strong time managemen


IT Manager

Our platform and content are constantly changing. We need the support of a savvy tech wizard who can help up keep our information and processes up to date.

Part-time commitment, 2-3 hours per week.


  • Experience with Squarespace + Wordpress.

  • An aesthetic + creative eye.

  • Good writing and editing skills.

  • Efficient communicator.



Seeking talented writers passionate about Black life and culture to support with the ideation, curation, and execution of storytelling concepts via social media.

Part-time commitment, 4-6 hours a week.


  • Strong writing + editing skills.

  • Previous editorial experience a plus.

  • Detail oriented.

  • An aesthetic and creative eye.

  • Strong time and project management.

  • Efficient communicator.