Meetings + Events Media | Tiger Oak Media

 

Job Description

Tiger Oak Media’s Meetings + Events group seeks a full-time, creative, detail-oriented assistant editor to join the team of these targeted niche publications. The assistant editor will contribute in writing, editing and planning for eight quarterly (and one twice-annual) print magazines, as well as assisting with various digital responsibilities. The ideal candidate will embody Tiger Oak’s core values: Creativity, Initiative, Resilience, Cooperation and Pride. This is a full-time position with benefits.

 

Position Responsibilities

+ Assist managing editor with Minnesota Meetings + Events magazine (help with quarterly lineups, assign Meeting Note stories, strategize content for future issues)

+ Write M+E magazines (ranging from Meeting Notes to departments)

+ Write the Meeting Note Opener and Infograph print sections quarterly

+ Maintain a digital archive of M+E magazines

+ Record comp copy lists for all M+E publications

+ Assist with proofing process of all M+E publications

+ Assist digital content editor with managing the intern program

+ Assist digital content editor with web coverage

+ Help with special projects as needed

 

Necessary Skills

+ One to two years editorial experience at an established publication (could be a college publication or internship)

+ Bachelors degree in mass communications, journalism or English

+ Outstanding verbal and written communications skills including the aptitude for reporting, writing, editing and proofreading

+ Ability to think strategically and take initiative

+ Comfort and familiarity with digital tools like Adobe InDesign and Photoshop

+ Ability to work as part of a small team and juggle multiple projects at once

+ Superior organizational skills

+ A love (and knack) for sourcing interesting and ahead-of-the-curve information

+ Firm grasp on Associated Press style

 

To Apply

Please send a resume, cover letter and writing samples/portfolio to Morgan Halaska (morgan.halaska@tigeraok.com); no phone calls, please