Tiger Oak Media is the publisher of Seattle magazine, Seattle Business, Seattle Bride and several other regional titles, websites and custom publications in the city and across the country.
Advertising Account Executive
Seattle magazine is hiring for an Advertising Account Executive, to manage and build an existing sales territory. Your initial and primary responsibility will be to develop new advertising revenues and build upon existing business for Seattle magazine, along with its digital properties all produced and published by Tiger Oak Media.
As Account Executive you are responsible for cultivating and managing long term relationships with advertisers to maximize their return on investment and Tiger Oak revenue. We are looking for an organized, enthusiastic and resourceful salesperson with at least 2-3 years of print and/or digital media sales experience. A college degree in marketing, business or advertising is preferred, you must have reliable transportation to drive to client meetings. The ideal candidate will have a great track record in sales/account management achievement, great references and a strong sense of customer service, and be able to work cooperatively in a team environment.
Please email your resume, cover letter and 3 professional references to Kristin Gladfelter, Associate Publisher at email@example.com.
Seattle Magazine Editorial Internship
Seattle magazine is accepting applications now for internships to begin in early February and in early summer. We review applications on a rolling basis, so applicants can apply at any time: Download the application and email it, along with resume and samples of published work, to executive editor Virginia Smyth at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Download the application.
Our interns gain hands-on experience working closely with top editors in an environment that is creative and collaborative. As an intern, you will be an integral part of the team responsible for producing this premier monthly publication and its website. Enduring enthusiasm, curiosity and a love of the written word are essential prerequisites for the position. You will be called upon regularly to use your excellent verbal communication and research skills. Attention to detail—even an obsession with it—will come in handy. Interns help us bring up-and-coming trends home to the readers. Observing life in the city, interns are the eyes, ears and feet of the magazine. You will work on a wide range of projects, from the glamorous to the granular. You will become familiar with the varied pace of a magazine's production schedule. Projects might include (but are not limited to) the following: fact-checking stories, helping with research on major projects, writing short pieces, conducting interviews, attending events, researching story leads, uploading web content, contributing to website blogs and writing online articles. Unpaid internships require a commitment of four hours a day, five days a week for six months. Morning and afternoon shifts are available. All editorial interns also provide invaluable support to our online editor, including uploading magazine content to the online archives, maintaining directories, assisting with social media coverage, and researching and pitching blog ideas. This portion of your internship is a great opportunity to broaden your understanding of SEO, online content strategy and basic tools for the web.
Seattle Magazine Digital Internship
Seattle magazine is seeking a digital intern for a three-month term to work closely with the senior digitaleditor and other staff editors to gain hands-on experience in maintaining the web presence of Seattle’s premier city magazine. This is a fast-paced, fun internship that requires organization, good verbal communication skills, love of the written word and a sincere interest in learning the basic tools of the web, including content management systems, working and researching on the Internet, blogging, SEO and social media.
The Seattlemag.com intern will:
- Assist in updating our site with fresh content from the print edition, including calendar events, charitable events, restaurant and shopping listings, party pictures and select articles
- Pitch ideas and write weekly for the blog on Seattlemag.com
- Write headlines to SEO standards under guidance of online editor
- Assist with Seattle magazine’s Pinterest page in accordance with our social media guidelines
- Look through our social media pages for the best comments, tweets and posts to appear in the Seattle magazine’s monthly letters to the editor column
- Write and compile the weekly Restaurant Insider newsletter
- Attend events or photo shoots as necessary for blogging or behind-the-scenes video purposes
The Seattlemag.com intern should have the following skills:
- A sincere interest in the Internet, blogs and social networking
- Serious attention to detail
- Blogging, CMS and social media experience
- An interest in Seattle and what’s going on around the city
- Basic knowledge of SEO and keyword search
- Basic Photoshop skills
- Ability to follow formatting standards
- Willingness to be a part of a team
We review applications on a rolling basis, so applicants can apply at any time: Download the application and email it, along with resume and samples of published work, to senior digital editor Gwendolyn Elliott at email@example.com.
Download the application.
As an intern, you will be an integral part of the team responsible for producing this premier monthly publication and its website. You will be called upon regularly to use your excellent verbal communication and research skills. Observing life in the city, interns are the eyes, ears and feet of the magazine. You will work on a wide range of projects, from the glamorous to the granular. This is a teaching internship and is unpaid except for a small stipend upon completion. It requires a commitment of four hours a day, five days a week for three months. Flexible morning and afternoon shifts.