Employment

Managing Editor

Oklahoma Magazine seeks an experienced and seasoned journalism professional to manage the editorial department and process. The position reports directly to the Publishers. Responsibilities include and are not limited to writing and editing content for the magazine. Making and following up with assignments to freelance writers and photographers. Individual must be creative, able to monitor, contribute and research story ideas towards development of monthly editorial content. Ability to lead the editorial staff for developing sufficient lead time for future issues. Possess creative writing and editing skills for feature and general articles, sidebars, cut lines, pull quotes, headlines, etc. Requires strong communication skills, a great deal of tact and perseverance. Excellent proofreading skills, eye for detail and highly organized. Comfortable with deadlines and hours associated with publishing. Only qualified individuals will be considered with 3-5 years editorial management experience, publishing, editing, marketing, public relations or ad agency experience. Knowledgeable with Mac and PC platforms, MS Office, writing, proofreading and copy editing. Have the ability to work both independently and with team under minimal supervision. BA in Journalism, English or relevant field. Send resume, samples of work and references produced in MS Word via email to: mail@okmag.com Subject line to include Managing Editor. Resumes without cover letters will not be considered.


Editorial Position

Oklahoma Magazine seeks individual to join our editorial team.  The position reports directly to the Publishers and will have shared responsibility with the editorial staff for writing and editing content.  Making and following up with assignments to freelance writers.  Individual must be creative and able to contribute story ideas towards development of monthly editorial content.  Possess creative writing and editing skills for feature and general articles, sidebars, cut lines, pull quotes, headlines, etc.  Requires strong communication skills, a great deal of tact and perseverance.  Excellent proofreading skills, eye for detail and highly organized.  Comfortable with deadlines and hours associated with publishing.  3-5 years magazine, publishing, editing, marketing, public relations or ad agency experience.  Knowledgeable with Mac and PC platforms, MS Office, writing, proofreading and copy editing.  Have the ability to work both independently and with team under minimal supervision.  BA in English, journalism or relevant field.

Send resume to: mail@okmag.com  Subject line to include Editorial Position.   Resumes without cover letters will not be considered.


Advertising Sales Executive

Oklahoma Magazine, an established and respected monthly magazine seeks a full-time motivated, personable and engaging individual to join the advertising sales team.  Self-starter, determined and organized.  Have the ability to prospect for new business, be results oriented, and build/maintain client relationships as well as have the desire to succeed with commission and base driven compensation. Requirements: college degree, strong written, verbal, communication and internet skills. 3-5 years sales experience.

If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity email: mail@okmag.com (subject line must include: AE Sales)


Office/Advertising Assistant

Oklahoma Magazine seeks an energetic and outgoing individual to assist the Publisher in a fast paced environment. Duties and skills include but are not limited to:

  • Compose and write emails to clients and agencies
  • Client follow-up emails
  • Direct selling of display advertising
  • Event space selling and planning
  • Assist with promotions and marketing
  • Collections
  • Help maintain publishers and advertising email inbox
  • Assist with Publishers daily calendar
  • Help fulfill client requests
  • Assist with client advertisements and trafficking.
  • Help prepare ads for layout book
  • Assist with subscriber requests and back issue requests.

Required Skills

  • Excellent writing skills
  • Highly organized and mulit- tasker
  • Assertive and professional
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to keep all work and information confidential

Required Experience

  • A 4 year college degree
  • Proficient with both Mac and PC
  • Microsoft Office proficient (Excel, Word, Powerpoint)
  • Previous work experience in similar position
  • Background in Journalism, Public Relations or Marketing preferred
  • Familiar with social media (Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter)

Please send cover letter and resume to mail@okmag.com.


Proofreader

Oklahoma Magazine seeks a proofreader to work on a contract basis. Eligible candidates will demonstrate proficient knowledge of the English language and grammar usage in addition to AP style. A background in journalism, communications, English or related field preferred.

Please send cover letter and resume to editor@okmag.com.