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Skirt. Magazine Careers and Freelance Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

For quarter century, Skirt. magazine has been the center of influence when lowcountry women are making quality of life decisions. We have several lifestyle brands that are at the centers of influence in our city through print content, digital stories, social media and events. Our staff has their finger on the pulse of the lowcountry when it comes to  food, health, events and culture.

Skirt. Magazine is Committed to Diversity

We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Our goal is to have a staff that is representative of the communities we serve. We encourage applications from people of color, persons with disabilities, LGBT individuals and other groups historically underrepresented in the publishing and media industry. We do not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy status, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or genetic information.


Current Openings

The Account Executive will generate new and service existing local accounts, ensuring all financial goals of publication are being exceeded, while developing and maintaining relationships with agencies and clients.

Must have the ability to manage and enhance direct relationships with agencies and clients to promote Skirt’s image and perception. The ability to identify the needs of advertisers and prepare custom sales presentations with solutions to those needs is necessary.

Responsibilities include:

  • Developing and creating new programs to maximize revenue from existing clients, continual development of new business revenue streams
  • Maintaining a customer friendly attitude and dedication to customer needs, being prepared with all information needed (including historical budget, this year’s budget, or any other historical or present information) that sales management requires to make sound and informed business decisions All other duties as assigned

A Bachelor’s degree in advertising, marketing or equivalent related experience is required. Requires analytical and technical skills to analyze specific sales situations.

Experience with  “CMR”, and “Office” software applications a plus. Must demonstrate the effective recognition, oral and written communication skills to influence external contacts. Requires one to three years of sales experience with a prior print, radio or television background preferred.

Qualified applicants please submit resume and cover letter to careers@skirt.com. Applicants without cover letter will not be considered. Skirt Magazine is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Other Employment Opportunities

For more information about current  opportunities or to send a resume, please contact careers@skirt.com Skirt. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Freelance Opportunities and Pitching

Skirt. magazine accepts freelance pitches for both print and digital products. Send ideas to info@skirt.com


 Skirt. magazine Internships

General Information

Skirt. magazine offers internship opportunities for the fall, spring, and summer semesters. During their time at the magazine, our interns gain real-world experience in the industry by working on timely projects in various departments. Skirt. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Universal Internship Requirements

Is this the internship for you?

Our goal is to provide our interns with the most hands-on, practical training and experience in town. Whether you’re on-site at an event, or contributing content to our website or magazine, we expect you to bring new ideas and roll up your sleeves to complete them; your work will be diverse and impactful. This is a great opportunity for students who love to learn by doing, who are passionate about their work, and aren’t shy about trying something new.

All interns must be current college/university students and must receive academic credit for their internship. Internships are unpaid.

Internship Requirements

We generally request 10-20 hours per week and can work with selected candidates to match your availability to our current projects. The internship description may specify cases in which other hours are expected. Internships are unpaid. Eligible interns must be currently enrolled in a postsecondary academic institution. High school students and rising college freshman are not eligible to apply.

Application Deadlines:
Spring session: Apply by November 15
Summer session: Apply by March 15
Fall session: Apply by July 15

Internship Descriptions

Editorial Intern

JOB TITLE: Editorial Intern

DESCRIPTION

Objective: The goal of the editorial internship program at Skirt. magazine is to fully immerse students in the process of producing our monthly print magazine and/or website. Interns can expect hands-on, practical experience in a busy editorial environment.

REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must be college students studying journalism, publishing, digital media, or a related field. Proficiency in MS Office is expected. Basic knowledge of WordPress, Photoshop, InDesign, and HTML a plus.

On your application, please include three to five published writing samples (no school assignments), and other work samples (photography, blog, etc.)

APPLY HERE!

careers@skirt.com