POSITION: Northwest Alumni Magazine Editorial Assistant (2 positions available)
DUTIES: This position will allow a Northwest sophomore, junior or senior to become involved in many aspects of a four-color, 40- to 56-page magazine distributed twice a year to 70,000 Northwest Missouri State University alumni and friends. The successful candidate(s) will interview Northwest personnel and alumni, write articles for the magazine and its website, proofread, fact check, pick photos, write cutlines and perform other duties associated with the day-to-day creation of a magazine. The individual should have above-average writing skills, pay close attention to detail, feel comfortable conducting face-to-face and telephone interviews, be responsible and have a willingness to learn. Mass communication and communication majors are encouraged to apply.
DATE NEEDED: Spring 2013 (January-April)
HOURS: About 150 hours per trimester (8 to 10 hours per week)
SUBMIT: Cover letter, resume, names and telephone numbers of three references and three writing samples to:
Mitzi Lutz, Editor
Northwest Alumni Magazine
Northwest Missouri State University
214 Administration Building
Maryville, MO 64468
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, Nov. 2, 2012
For additional information, contact Mitzi Lutz at 660.562.1119 or firstname.lastname@example.org.