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Date posted: 2/12/18

Staff Writer
Greensboro Lifestyle magazine
Greensboro, North Carolina

GREENSBORO LIFESTYLE STAFF WRITER RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. See to the completion of all writing assignments assigned to them by the editorial coordinator

2. Attend monthly webinar to review recipes for each issue's editorial in accordance with the planning schedule

3. Work with the editorial coordinator to incorporate contacts for each issue as provided by the publisher

4. Stay abreast of local happenings in the area so as to provide current and relevant contacts for stories that the publisher has no opinion on

5. See to the completion of all stories as assigned by the editorial coordinator (only) as specified in a timely, courteous and professional manner

6. Make revisions to stories if instructed to do so by the editorial coordinator or editorial manager only

7. Communicate on a monthly basis with publication team including, but not limited to, the local publisher, editorial coordinator and staff photographer

8. Attend a monthly call with publication team after each issue's planning deadline to review editorial plan and make any changes as deemed necessary

9. May require on-site work with staff photographer to stylize a photo shoot or interview a subject in person

10. Communicate regularly with the editorial coordinator regarding any obstacles preventing the completion of assignments

11. Alert the editorial coordinator of any major events, trends or developments in the local area that should be included in the publication

12. May be requested to assist the corporate office with creating web-only content in tandem with an article for use on social media or the local website

REQUIREMENTS

1. Journalism/English/Communications degree or currently enrolled in one of these majors

2. Submit resume and relevant magazine-style writing samples--or a link to your food, fashion, lifestyle blog (personal blogs will not be considered). Applicants not providing relevant samples will not be considered.

3. Local to the Greensboro area

PAYMENT STRUCTURE

The payment structure for staff writers will start at $400 a month, and be based on current total magazine page counts and will increase incrementally as the publication grows and the amount of writing needed increases.

To Apply:

Email a resume and relevant magazine-style writing samples to Lindsey.Howard@LifestylePubs.com.
Greensboro, North Carolina

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