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Indulge Magazine is seeking talented and enthusiastic individuals to join our team! We have a wide variety of freelance and part-time positions to fill before our formal launch in December 2012. If you are looking for a fun, challenging creative position, then Indulge Magazine is the place to be!

CURRENT JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Interested candidates are requested to forward their resume and cover letter by Friday, November 16, 2012 to Paul Mitchell, Editor, Indulge Magazine at editor@indulgemag.com. Please reference the job title of interest in the subject line.

Indulge Magazine is currently looking to hire for the following positions. Job descriptions and other information is provided below.

  • Freelance Writers
  • Photographers
  • Account Representatives
  • Subscription Manager
  • Distribution Manager

 

FREELANCE WRITERS & PHOTOGRAPHERS

Who are we?
Indulge Magazine
is a new subscription-based print magazine in London covering the beverage trade and nightlife. We are seeking creative and experienced entertainment journalists with exceptional writing skills to join our editorial team. We cover local drinks culture and the people, places and products Londoners need to know about. For more information, please visit us at: www.indulgemag.com.

About This Position:
THE OPPORTUNITY

Indulge Magazine
is providing a terrific opportunity for journalists who enjoy detailed reporting and storytelling, but know how to condense all that research into short, packed, lively pieces. Reporting to the Publisher and Editor, our contributors and columnists cover a specific beat (eg. clubs, music, fashion, beer, wine, and spirits) and possess a solid knowledge of what’s happening in the London area.

Indulge Magazine is not your traditional magazine – the monthly is aimed at emerging leaders and young professionals in the 19- to 35-year-old crowd, and we are looking for writers to provide in-depth perspective with an overwhelming desire to have fun. If you are a sharp, smart storyteller, then show us. Send us a copy of your resume with two writing samples that best demonstrate your writing style.

WHAT WE NEED YOU TO DO

  • Attend monthly assignment meeting with your story pitches and content ideas
  • Choose a beat or topic that you want to cover with expert insight
  • Be accurate with strict fact-checking
  • Have strict adherence to ethical journalism practices
  • Possess a proven ability to meet deadlines
  • Exercise your strong work ethic and willingness to focus on team goals
  • Post short bi-weekly pieces to the website to supplement assignments

ABOUT YOU
Successful candidates will have the following qualifications:

  • Creative writing skills, able to write in both narrative and feature style, understanding the inverted pyramid
  • A strong work ethic and willingness to focus on team goals
  • Currently living in the city of London
  • A current student or graduate of journalism school or communications program or have three years of experience writing in print media
  • Own or able to use a high quality digital camera with skills in photography and composition
  • Have access to own transportation of some sort
  • Are familiar with The Canadian Press style of writing
  • Can meet deadlines and work under pressure
  • Willing to work weekends or evenings to get interviews or cover events
  • Web skills are an asset

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?

  • The opportunity to be part of an exciting new company with good part-time earning potential in a fun industry
  • Articles are compensated on a per-piece schedule according to Professional Writers Association of Canada rates
  • The opportunity to develop your writing experience with other talented and experienced people

 

PART-TIME ADVERTISING SALES REPRESENTATIVES

About This Position
WHO ARE WE?

Indulge Magazine
is a new subscription-based print magazine in London covering the beverage trade and nightlife. We are seeking two (2) entrepreneurial individuals on a part-time basis (10 hours per week) to build relationships with advertising partners. We cover local drinks culture and the people, places and products Londoners need to know about. For more information, please visit us at: www.indulgemag.com.

THE OPPORTUNITY
Indulge Magazine
is looking for high-energy, self-starters to join our advertising sales team to help build and support our retail client base. Reporting to the Publisher and Editor, you will be responsible for managing and expanding relationships with existing clients and prospecting for new business opportunities within your own book of business. Remuneration consists of an hourly base plus generous commission on sales.

WHAT WE NEED YOU TO DO

  • Consult with clients regularly to maintain and grow existing relationships
  • Use your sales skills to actively prospect and develop new business, and to follow up on qualified leads
  • Be competitive and driven to consistently achieve and exceed weekly and monthly sales targets
  • Create proposals, written and verbal for potential advertisers to illustrate how the sales program will meet their business needs
  • Assist clients in ad design and coordinate with Production on content and appearance of ads
  • Develop and recommend special features and advertising promotions
  • Proof clients’ ads when necessary to ensure completeness and accuracy

ABOUT YOU

  • Previous sales experience
  • Strong sales and customer service skills
  • Strong communication and interaction skills (verbal and written)
  • You have the ability to persuade with conviction and close business
  • Ability to work in a deadline-oriented environment
  • Adaptable to new ideas and strategies
  • Well organized
  • Can work independently, but also integrate well in a team environment
  • Basic understanding of print and digital media
  • Working and functional knowledge of the MS Windows and Office suites, Excel, and PowerPoint

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?

  • The opportunity to be part of an exciting new company with good part-time earning potential in a fun industry
  • The opportunity to develop your advertising experience with other talented and experienced people
  • Generous commission structure with car allowance

 

SUBSCRIPTION & PROMOTION MANAGER

About This Position
WHO ARE WE?

Indulge Magazine
is a new subscription-based print magazine in London covering the beverage trade and nightlife.  We are seeking an outgoing and creative individual on a part-time basis (20 – 30 hours per month) to build relationships with readers and increase our audited subscriber base. We cover local drinks culture and the people, places and products Londoners need to know about. For more information, please visit us at: www.indulgemag.com.

THE OPPORTUNITY
Indulge Magazine
is looking for a high-energy, self-starter to join our marketing team to help build public awareness and increase readership. Reporting to the Publisher and Editor, you will be responsible for managing and expanding relationships with subscribers and prospecting for new promotional opportunities. Remuneration consists of an hourly rate of $12.50.

WHAT WE NEED YOU TO DO

  • Introduce potential readers and partners to maintain and grow existing subscriber base
  • Use your promotional skills to actively prospect and develop brand awareness
  • Be driven to consistently achieve and exceed monthly subscriber targets
  • Design and stage creative on-site promotions at local venues to drive registrations
  • Create proposals, written and verbal for potential business partners to illustrate how our brands can collaborate and cross-promote
  • Assist clients in promotional design and coordinate implementation

ABOUT YOU

  • Previous sales, marketing or public relations experience
  • Strong customer service skills with an outgoing personality
  • Creative communication and interaction skills (verbal and written)
  • You have the ability to persuade with conviction and build enthusiasm
  • Ability to work in a deadline-oriented environment
  • Adaptable to new ideas and strategies
  • Creative, well organized and able to manage a budget
  • Can work independently, but also integrate well in a team environment
  • Able to integrate cross-media materials and live events
  • Basic understanding of print and digital media
  • Working and functional knowledge of the MS Windows and Office suites, Excel, and PowerPoint

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?

  • The opportunity to be part of an exciting new company with good part-time earning potential in a fun industry
  • The opportunity to develop your marketing experience with other talented and experienced people; creativity opportunity to try new ideas

 

DISTRIBUTION MANAGER

About This Position
WHO ARE WE?

Indulge Magazine
is a new subscription-based print magazine in London covering the beverage trade and nightlife.  We cover local drinks culture and the people, places and products Londoners need to know about. For more information, please visit us at: www.indulgemag.com.

THE OPPORTUNITY
Indulge Magazine
is looking for a dedicated, self-starter to join our circulation team to lead the delivery of print copies to select postal codes, venues and businesses in the London area. Reporting to the Publisher and Editor, you will be responsible for managing distribution on a part-time basis (25 – 35 hours per month) and will assist with increasing circulation. Remuneration consists of an hourly rate of $12.50.

WHAT WE NEED YOU TO DO

  • Plan routes for delivery of print magazines monthly to select postal code areas in downtown and Old North areas of London.
  • Bundle copies with subscription insert and deliver door-to-door to select retailers
  • Use your promotional skills to actively prospect and develop brand awareness
  • Be driven to consistently achieve and exceed monthly team-based subscriber targets
  • Assist with circulation planning and organization of mailing lists to fulfillment house for delivery

ABOUT YOU

  • Able to work quickly and lift heavy objects (50 pounds)
  • Detail-oriented and able to coordinate delivery
  • Enthusiasm for interacting with public to build brand awareness and increase subscriptions
  • Previous sales, marketing or public relations experience
  • Strong customer service skills with an outgoing personality
  • Ability to work in a deadline-oriented environment
  • Adaptable to new ideas and strategies
  • Creative, well organized and able to manage a budget
  • Can work independently, but also integrate well in a team environment
  • Working and functional knowledge of the MS Windows and Office suites, Excel, and PowerPoint

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?

  • The opportunity to be part of an exciting new company with good part-time earning potential in a fun industry
  • The opportunity to develop your operations experience with other talented and experienced people
  • Car allowance where applicable