Updated June 4th: This position has been filled.
Riverfront Times is seeking applications for an Editorial Assistant to keep our Editorial Department running smoothly.
Candidates should: - Be detail-minded. - Possess excellent communications and writing skills. - Possess a knack for organizing and following through on complex projects. - Be gifted with a preternatural knack to maintain a Zen-like calm under pressure.
This position requires extensive knowledge of office systems (phone, fax, computer network), including familiarity with Microsoft Word and Excel. And, you know, blogging and stuff. The ideal candidate will contribute occasional content to our print and online platforms. That's right, get your own RFT byline!
The ability to work independently in a deadline-oriented environment is a must, database management experience is nice. The position is 28 hours per week, with competitive salary. Copy-editing test required.
Interested candidates should e-mail (please put "Editorial Assistant" in the subject line) or send a cover letter and resume ASAP to:
Chad Garrison, Managing Editor Riverfront Times 6358 Delmar Boulevard, Suite 200 St. Louis, MO 63130 firstname.lastname@example.org