WNC magazine Seeking Assistant Editor
Based in Asheville, North Carolina, WNC magazine is seeking an energetic, detail-oriented Assistant Editor who can offer original ideas, a strong work ethic, and solid time-management skills. Good writing and proofreading skills a must. The ideal candidate has ample published bylines, experience with social media platforms, and knowledge of the Western North Carolina region. English, Journalism, or Communications degrees preferred, but not a must.
Day-to-day tasks will include sourcing, writing, and helping supervise the creation of editorial content as well as managing social media accounts. Familiarity with Chicago style and Adobe InDesign a plus, as is video editing experience. Candidate should feel confident working with a small team. Some occasional travel is required. Position is full-time and salary is up to $34K based on experience.
• Degree from a 4-year college
• 2-4 years of experience in publishing
• Impeccable writing and editing skills
• Organizational and time-management skills
• Mastery of social media platforms
• Attention to detail and ability to hit deadlines
• Adaptiveness and ability to work in a team-driven environment
Deadline to apply is January 15. To apply: Please send a cover letter, résumé, and 2-5 relevant writing clips to Editor-in-Chief Melissa Reardon at Melissa@wncmagazine.com.
WNC magazine is a nationally distributed bimonthly lifestyle publication that showcases mountain living in Western North Carolina and is a product of GulfStream Communications, publishers of Charleston, Charleston Weddings, and Grand Strand magazines, High Country and Asheville wedding guides, and various digital platforms including Ashvegas, Asheville Grit, Charleston Grit and The Wedding Row.