Assistant Editor

Location
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Posted
Mar 03, 2017
Closes
Apr 02, 2017
Employment Status
Full Time

Greenspring Media is the award-winning publisher of Minnesota Monthly, Midwest Home, Where, and other national and local publications.

Minnesota Monthly magazine is seeking an Assistant Editor with strong research and magazine-style writing skills. The Assistant Editor should have experience working for a general-interest magazine or newspaper in the Twin Cities and be familiar with the entirety of the publication process, from conceiving story ideas to proofreading. This position supports Minnesota Monthly‘s editorial staff with research and fact-checking of all magazine content, as well as responding to inquiries and managing various administrative duties. The Assistant Editor will also be responsible for writing, editing, and managing daily online content, from blogs to social media. The role requires excellent communication and problem-solving skills, the ability to prioritize and juggle multiple tasks while meeting deadlines, as well as the capacity to think both logically and creatively. We’re looking for someone who is both conscientious about detail and possesses an insatiable curiosity about the broad range of subjects we cover.

Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience, a minimum of 3 months internship experience at a general-interest magazine or newspaper in the Twin Cities, as well as a strong knowledge of Minnesota and its culture. The interview process will include a writing assignment.

Greenspring Media offers a competitive compensation package with industry-leading benefits.

Please send your resume, cover letter, and three magazine-style clips to jobs@greenspring.com.

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