Employment

Managing Editor

Oklahoma Magazine is seeking an energetic, deadline oriented individual to join our editorial team in the full-time position of managing editor. This position reports directly to the publisher and the president of Oklahoma Magazine , and will be responsible for proactively managing the staff and operations of the monthly publication’s editorial department in an extremely fast-paced environment. LOCAL CANDIDATES ONLY.

Duties of the position include, but are not limited to:

  • Oversee the development of monthly editorial content for multiple publications
  • Insure that all editorial and photography assignments are made and returned on requested deadlines utilizing editorial management software
  • Daily communication with freelance writers and photographers
  • Fact check all editorial content
  • Shared responsibility with the editorial staff of writing, editing and formating content
  • Attend selected events as a representative of Oklahoma Magazine
  • Assist with the planning and execution of special events, office promotions and marketing
  • Assist advertising department writing and editing copy for marketing material and native advertising
  • Assist in preparation of ad layout
  • YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO WORK ONE FULL WEEKEND PER MONTH

Required skills:

  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent proofreading skills and an eye for detail
  • Must possess creative writing and editing skills – feature articles, sidebars, cutlines, pull quotes, headlines, etc.
  • Highly organized multi-tasker
  • Assertive, professional and detail-oriented
  • Requires a great deal of tact and perseverance.
  • Familiarity with Tulsa, Oklahoma City, surrounding communities and the state.
  • Comfortable with deadlines and hours associated with publishing.
  • Must keep all work and information confidential

Required education and experience:

  • BA in English, journalism or relevant field
  • Familiar with business social media platforms (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter)
  • A minimum of 3-5 years magazine, publishing, public relations or ad agency experience
  • Knowledgeable with Macintosh, MS Office, InDesign and DropBox
  • Must have the ability to work both independently and with team under minimal supervision

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Note: Please provide a resume with cover letter. All attachments should be in PDF format.

Oklahoma Magazine seeks Part-Time Journalist encompassing the following skills: 

• PHOTOGRAPHY

• VIDEO AND EDITING

• WRITING (AP STYLE)

• SOCIAL MEDIA

Position Overview:

Oklahoma Magazine is seeking a part-time assertive individual to join our editorial team with all of the above listed skills. The position requires 10- 15 hours per week working with our editorial, graphics and digital team deploying your skills shooting video, still images, writing and editing both video and written content for the magazine. Ability to deal with a variety of subjects and be able to handle assignments with tight deadlines and tackle an ambitious per week schedule.

Be able to assist our digital team posting content to major social media platforms.

Important to have enthusiasm, be driven, good conversationalist and highly organized to deal with the pace. A can do attitude and extremely creative.

Requirements:

2 plus years of experience executing social media strategies

Background in publishing preferably city and regional magazines

Excellent writing skills and knowledge of AP style.

Excellent photography and video skills

Video Editing and strong Adobe Suite skills.

To Apply: Please send your resume with a link to your portfolio to: digital@okmag.com

With Part-Time Journalist in subject line.

Only those candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. Please regard your resume as having been received unless your email is bounced back.

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Note: Please provide a resume with cover letter. All attachments should be in PDF format.


Freelance Photographer

Oklahoma Magazine seeks a creative and aspiring freelance photographer to shoot pictures in Tulsa and surrounding areas. Individual able to photograph a variety of subjects including but not limited to people, merchandise, interiors, street scenes and action. Comprehensive portfolio for review online.

  • Own digital camera and lighting equipment for shooting assignments
  • Good knowledge of creative lighting
  • Ability to take posed and candid shots
  • Personable and able to direct participants in shots
  • Knowledgeable with Photoshop, Drop Box and other related software.
  • Video skills a plus

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Note: Please provide a resume with cover letter. All attachments should be in PDF format. Please include a link to your online portfolio. 


Outside Advertising Sales

Oklahoma Magazine seeks a full-time energetic, motivated and personable individual to join the advertising sales team. Self-starter, determined and organized. Build and maintain client relationships with the ability to sell display advertising, and monthly themed advertising promotions.

Duties include but are not limited to

  • Direct selling of display and themed advertising.
  • Prospecting for new business utilizing telephone and email.
  • Event space selling.
  • Compose and write emails to clients and agencies.
  • Client follow-up emails and phone calls.
  • Assist with obtaining client advertisements and approval process.

Required Skills

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

Required Experience

  • A 4 year college degree.
  • Proficient with Mac.
  • Microsoft Office proficient (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Previous work experience in similar position.
  • Background in Sales, Advertising or Marketing preferred.

Job Type: Full-time

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Note: Please provide a resume with cover letter. All attachments should be in PDF format.