Tex Appeal Magazine Editor

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Tex Appeal Magazine Editor
Tex Appeal, a premier lifestyles magazine in Central Texas, seeks an experienced journalist to lead the editorial planning and writing for the popular publication. This is a part-time position - perfect for an individual who wants a flexible schedule.
Tex Appeal is published by Frank Mayborn Enterprises, a respected, privately-owned media company that has served Central Texas for 90 years. The magazine is delivered to subscribers of the Temple Daily Telegram and the Killeen Daily Herald. It is also available at dozens of single-copy locations.
The successful candidate will be a motivated, experienced writer and editor with excellent planning skills. They will work collaboratively with the managers and sales teams from the two daily newspapers and the magazine's freelance contributors.
Duties• Plan content for each issue.• Write a majority of the stories for each issue.• Assign and direct the work of freelance writers and photographers.• Ensure editorial and production deadlines are met.• Build a network of content contributors.• Suggest content and promotional activities that enhance the magazine's image and long-term success.• Represent the magazine and company in the community.
Qualifications• Bachelor's degree in Journalism or related field.• Experience working for a newspaper, magazine, or trade publication as a reporter, writer or editor.• Excellent grammar, spelling, writing and editing skills.• Good computer skills.• Organized and detail-oriented.• Self-directed and able to work independently.• Ability to meet deadlines.• Positive attitude and professional appearance.
To be considered for this part-time opportunity please send cover letter, resume and three representative writing samples to:
Tex AppealP.O. Box 6114Temple, Texas Category: Media , Keywords: Editor