Lifestyles Magazine is seeking a full-time Editorial Assistant to join its team. As a key platform for high philanthropy, Lifestyles Magazine, which was established in 1972, provides an assortment of in-depth and unconventional interviews with some of the most creative, influential, and philanthropic personalities of our time. The magazine is published bi-monthly, and has a theme associated with each issue.
Duties may include but are not limited to:
-developing story ideas, scheduling interviews, assigning stories to freelancers
-researching content and writing copy for news items, event pages, and lists
-editorial decision-making and scheduling
-sourcing photos from photo agencies/photographers
-liaising with the advertising department
-coordinating with printers and subscriptions department; budgeting editorial costs; and other administrative duties relating to editorial operations
-recent graduate of a journalism, English literature, or publishing program
-strong language, organizational, and multitasking skills a must; strong attention to detail; ability to work both independently and within a team; ability to deliver fresh, creative story ideas and copy each issue
-previous writing or editorial experience a must
Those interested in applying should submit a letter of intent and resume. Please mention where you saw this job posting.
Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.