WNC magazine, the lifestyle publication for Western North Carolina, is looking for a full-time senior editor to lead our award-winning team. The senior editor will ensure that the quarterly magazine goes out on time and within budget, enforcing internal deadlines, maintaining the production schedule and overseeing freelance fees. She or he will be heavily involved in the creative process, contributing ideas, writing and editing skills, and problem-solving abilities to the production of the entire magazine in print and digital platforms.
Our ideal candidate will have a deep interest in and ongoing engagement with life in Western North Carolina, as well as the ability to translate this into appealing, insightful articles. Publishing experience and the ability to manage a team of contributors is a must.
Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org.
GulfStream Communications, the award-winning publishers of WNC magazine, is seeking a full time sales executive based in the Asheville, North Carolina, area to represent all GulfStream titles, including WNC magazine, Charleston magazine, Grand Strand, Charleston Weddings magazines, Asheville Wedding Guide and High Country Wedding Guide, as well as Ashvegas.com.
If you are a bright, energetic, motivated team player with a love for advertising sales and at least two years of media sales experience (preferred), please submit your resumé and cover letter to Mike Granger, Director of Advertising (email@example.com). Compensation includes monthly base plus performance based commission, with expected all-compensation of $30k+ first year.
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.
Requirements: Strong creative writing, grammatical, research, and communication skills. Social media skills a plus. Must submit writing samples.
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.
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.
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.
To apply for an internship, please e-mail a cover letter, résumé, and pertinent samples to: firstname.lastname@example.org, or mail materials to WNC Internships, P.O. Box 1330 Asheville, NC 28802.