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Company: Firebrand Media LLC
Magazine associate/managing editor
Job Status:  Full-time
Ad Expires: 
August 1, 2013
Job ID: 1505744


Firebrand Media LLC is fast-growing, award-winning Orange County publisher looking for a motivated associate editor or managing editor (depending on your experience) to join our magazine team. The magazines we produce include Laguna Beach Magazine, Newport Beach Magazine and a number of hotel/resort magazines, including magazines for Loews, Sea Island and Montage.

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

• BA in journalism (or related)

• Minimum two years editing experience (on a magazine, newspaper or website)

• To be considered for the managing editor level: at least two years experience managing a publication 

• Familiarity with InDesign 

• Good working knowledge of AP style

• Strong writing, interviewing and communication skills 

• Great attention to detail, strong organizational skills and the ability to multitask and work well under deadlines

This is a full-time position that will be based at our coastal Orange County office. 

Interested candidates should email the following to
• A brief cover letter within the body copy of the e-mail. The subject line of the email should read "Editor application" and then your first name and last initial (i.e. "Editor application - Jane D.").
• Current resume 
• Two to three writing samples of assigned, published work -- no blog links. At least one sample should show your ability to interview people (i.e. have direct quotes in it) and write in third person. 
• A one-page review of one of our magazines (i.e. you tell us what you think of the magazine) written using AP style. All magazines are available in a digital version via their websites. You can find links at our company website:

Incomplete applications that do not follow the above guidelines will not be considered. 

Please do not call or come by in person. We will contact you if we need additional information or would like to set up an interview.

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