Careers

Careers

Online Sales Executive

GulfStream Communications, publishers of WNC magazine, is seeking an online sales executive for Ashvegas.com and AshevilleGrit.com. If you are a bright, energetic, motivated team player with a love for everything Asheville and have experience in the wonderful world of advertising sales, please submit your resumé and cover letter to Katie Hild, Director of Advertising, katie@wncmagazine.com.

WNC Internship Opportunities

Interested in getting hands-on experience publishing a magazine? GulfStream Communications, publisher of WNC (Western North Carolina magazine based in Asheville, North Carolina), Charleston, Charleston Weddings, and Grand Strand magazines in South Carolina, offers internships in graphic design, editorial, photography, marketing & sales, and multimedia. Unpaid spring, summer, and fall semester internships are open to qualified applicants.

Editorial Internship

  • Develop strong writing, editing, research, and proofreading skills
  • Get your writing published in a nationally distributed magazine
  • Complete 15+ hours per week

Requirements: Strong creative writing, grammatical, research, and communication skills. Social media skills a plus. Must submit writing samples.

Photography Internship

  • Get your images published in a nationally distributed magazine
  • Assist with studio and location shoots, and gain knowledge from professional photographers
  • Learn the production process from camera to layout by working with the art directors and editors
  • Complete 10+ hours per week

Requirements: Must have personal digital SLR equipment and a good understanding of digital photography and lighting. Experience with product shots and portraits are pluses. Must submit digital photography samples.

Marketing & Sales Internship

  • Learn what it takes to market a magazine through research, analysis, and strategy
  • Develop an understanding of advertising sales and how revenue is generated for magazine publishing
  • Help stage special events, write press releases, and assist in campaign launches
  • Complete 15+ hours per week

Requirements: Strong customer service skills, previous experience or coursework in public relations, social media proficiency, and knowledge of Microsoft Office are required. Design experience a plus. Position requires some regional travel.

Multimedia Internship

  • Gain experience with the basics of web design, development, and entry-level information technology
  • Develop strong writing, editing, and content management skills geared toward online readership
  • Promote the magazine through social media
  • Complete 15+ hours per week

Requirements: Proficiency with Dreamweaver, InDesign, and Adobe Flash are necessary. Creative writing skills and social media experience required. Basic understanding of HTML and video production experience are pluses. Must submit pertinent samples.

Click here for a printable PDF version of available internships 

To apply for an internship, please e-mail a cover letter, résumé, and pertinent samples to: employment@wncmagazine.com, or mail materials to WNC Internships, P.O. Box 1330 Asheville, NC 28802.

To learn about internships with Charleston or Grand Strand magazines, visit Charlestonmag.com or GrandStrandmag.com.