Jobs

We're looking for talented and collaborative people to become a part of our team!

Graphic designer

Do you draw inspiration from colors and shapes? Does comic sans make you sad? Then we want you to join our staff as a graphic designer, helping produce our bimonthly, digital publication. The graphic designer can be located anywhere in the U.S., but needs to be in regular contact with our other graphic designers and editors via email.

Job duties:

Responsible for approximately 3-5 article layouts per issue
Work with three other graphic designers to ensure consistent style and brand
Bring innovative thinking to the team in terms of creative design ideas
Attend biweekly staff status meeting via Google+ Hangouts

Qualifications:

Experience creating newspaper and/or magazine layout
Adhere to Facets style guide and be innovative with design concepts
Access to Adobe Creative Suite 5
Creativity, dedication and a positive attitude
Experience designing for digital magazine apps (i.e. with Mag+ or Adobe Digital Publishing Suite) a plus

Although the position is currently unpaid, the holder of this position will have a photo, byline and link to their personal blog or website in each issue. If you are interested in joining the Facets team, please email a resume and two work samples to jobs@thefacetsmag.com. We look forward to hearing from you!

Advertising coordinators (5)

Calling all mad men and women...put down that cocktail for a second, we've got a job for you. We're looking to bring on five advertising coordinators to join our staff and help secure advertisers for our bimonthly publication. Each advertising coordinator WILL receive a percentage of the advertising revenue he/she generates. Advertising coordinators can be located anywhere in the U.S., but at least one is preferred to be based in Chicago.

Job duties:

Act as the voice/face of Facets, pitching our publication/mission to potential advertisers
Secure advertisements and develop partnerships with businesses to cross-promote products within the pages of the magazine (i.e. gift cards/promotional items to be raffled off, products promoted within articles, etc.)
Attend biweekly staff status meeting via Google+ Hangouts

Qualifications:

One or more years of experience bringing in ads for a newspaper, magazine or any kind of publication
Determined and outgoing personality (i.e. not afraid or intimidated to cold call a business on a whim)
Experience partnering with brands or businesses for affiliate programs a plus
Creativity, dedication and a positive attitude

Although the position is currently unpaid, each holder of this position will have a photo, byline and link to their personal blog or website in each issue. If you are interested in joining the Facets team, please email a resume and two work samples to jobs@thefacetsmag.com. We look forward to hearing from you!

PR/Marketing coordinator

Are you a people person? Do you love building relationships with your favorite businesses and brands? Then we want you to join our staff as a PR/Marketing coordinator, helping market Facets to increase visibility and readership. The PR/Marketing coordinator can be based anywhere in the U.S., but Chicago is preferred.

Job duties:

Act as the voice/face of Facets, answering inquiries about our publication and working with other PR professionals on potential story ideas or products to feature
Develop strategy to increase visibility and secure more readers
Pitch our magazine to relevant businesses and brands
Craft monthly email messages to subscribers with the magazine's latest updates
Attend biweekly staff status meetings via Google+ Hangouts

Qualifications:

One or more years of marketing/PR experience, or demonstrated passion
Determined and outgoing personality (i.e. not afraid to regularly call or be in contact with strangers
Deadline oriented, quick to respond to email
Strong writing skills
Creativity, dedication and a positive attitude

Although the position is currently unpaid, the holder of this position will have a photo, byline and link to their personal blog or website in each issue. If you are interested in joining the Facets team, please email a resume and two work samples to jobs@thefacetsmag.com. We look forward to hearing from you!