5280 Publishing, Inc.
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Assistant Editor

Post Date:Mar 01, 2018Type:Full time
Start Date:4/01/2018Salary:
Location: United States - Colorado - Denver Job Reference:
Job Description:

5280 Magazine is seeking an assistant editor to join its dynamic staff. The ideal candidate should be a creative, sophisticated, collaborative editor who has a passion for magazine making and a broad editorial skill set.

Responsibilities include:

* Concepting, assigning, editing, and writing for 5280’s front-of-the-book section

* Producing/writing approximately two to three service packages per year

* Writing for all sections of the magazine

* Writing for 5280.com

Additional Opportunities:

* Writing mid-length narrative articles

* Contributing to ancillary publications, like 5280 Health and 5280 Home

TO APPLY : editorialjobs@5280.com

Candidates should send a brief cover letter, resumé, and four PDF work samples to editorialjobs@5280.com.


5280, the largest local magazine in Colorado, was first published in 1993. Its commitment to high-quality journalism has made it one of the country’s most respected regional publications. Since 2005, 5280 has been a finalist for six National Magazine Awards, the industry’s highest honor, and it has been named one of America’s top five city magazines by the City and Regional Magazine Association on three separate occasions. With a total distribution of 90,000, 5280 outsells most national magazines on area newsstands. 5280 also publishes 5280 Home, 5280 Health, and 5280 Traveler magazines, and in 2016 acquired Colorado Parent and its family of six ancillary titles.

5280 Publishing is an equal opportunity employer.

No phone calls, please.






* Two years of magazine editing experience

* Robust reporting and writing skills

* Experience conceiving of and producing lively, multifaceted service packages

* Capacity to interact collaboratively with art and photo departments

* Strong creative, conceptual thinking

* Ability to hit deadlines

* Strong InDesign skills and familiarity with multiple content-management systems a plus

* Some media experience (TV and radio) preferred

* Indicate you saw this position on JournalismNext.com when applying.

Contact Information
5280 Publishing, Inc.
Derek Noyes
1515 Wazee St. #400
Denver, CO 80202
United States
Ph: 303-832-5280
Fax: 303-832-0470
Email: Derek@5280.com

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