Associate Editor

Job summary:
Charlotte magazine, the award-winning city magazine for North Carolina’s largest metro, seeks an ambitious, curious associate editor (full-time) for its monthly print magazine and related products. The ideal applicant is an adventurous writer and editor with an interest in varying lifestyle topics. He or she will represent the magazine at evening events; contribute to our growing social media platforms, and work within a small team and on rigid deadlines.

Essential functions:
• Assist with the development of creative features and story ideas for each issue
• Writes stories for each issue of Charlotte magazine and contributes to its website, charlottemagazine.com
• Assists in editing content submitted by freelance writers
• Assists in all phases of magazine production
• Help serve as one of the social media voices for Charlotte magazine and use social media and other digital channels to promote magazine’s content
• Serves as the magazine’s representative in the community and at events

Benefits:
• 401(k) matching
• Dental insurance
• Disability insurance
• Flexible spending account
• Health insurance
• Life insurance
• Paid time off

Education:
Bachelor’s degree

Experience:
• Digital and Print Publication: 1 year (Preferred)
• Knowledge of AP style: 1 year (Preferred)
• WordPress: 1 year (Preferred)

To apply:
Email a cover letter, and resume to greg.lacour@charlottemagazine.com to be considered. Be sure to attach 3-5 clips of varying lengths that demonstrate the range in subject matter and storytelling approach.