Employment Opportunities at Moffly Media
 

 

Event Photographer | Marketing

Department: Marketing
Hours and Location: Vary

Seeking small venue event photographer with ablility to capture overall event venue shots, detailed shots of significant sponsors, people photos with ID’s. Photo’s to be used in any and all publications and Moffly website. Events range from 100 -950 attendees. Greenwich based preferred.

How to apply: Emily Klaeboe at emilyk@mofflymedia.com with Event Photographer in subject line.

Application should include:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Link to portfolio

Assistant Editor | Print

Department: Editorial

Hours: Full-time

Location: Westport, CT
Looking for an assistant editor. This is a high-growth opportunity for someone eager to develop his/her professional publishing skills and contribute to an award-winning regional lifestyle magazine.
Responsibilities:

  • Produce the People & Places section of the magazine. This includes reaching out to media contacts to source images and correct photo identifications, writing copy, fact-checking and working directly with the Art Department to layout pages
  • Manage the Don’t Miss This calendar pages, which includes writing about area events and working with the Art Department on page design
  • Manage freelance editors of the Vows wedding section, assist in photo selection if needed, edit text and work with the Art Department on page layout
  • Collaborate with the editor on the content of issues
  • Write copy for front of book lifestyle sections
  • Assist in trafficking editorial content
  • Collaborate with editorial team to secure timely copy and images
  • Gather high-quality contributed images with appropriate releases, credits and captions
  • Assist on photo shoots
  • Participate in regularly schedule team meetings
  • Attend occasional events to represent the company
  • Fact-check stories and contribute to editing process
  • Proofread all editorial material, following house style
  • Fact-check material with necessary sources

Qualifications:
    •    Bachelor's degree in journalism or similar
    •    Experience in content creation and management
    •    Exceptional attention to detail
    •    Thrive in fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment
    •    Excellent organizational skills and ability to manage multiple priorities
    •    Ability to work in team environment
    •    Knowledge and interest in city and regional lifestyle magazines
    •    Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite a plus.
 

How to apply: Diane Sembrot at dianes@mofflymedia.com with Freelance Editorial Assistant in subject line.
Application should include:
    •    Cover letter
    •    Resume


Editorial Assistant | Print

Department: Editorial

Hours: Full-time

Location: Westport, CT
Looking for an editorial assistant. This is a high-growth opportunity for someone eager to develop his/her professional publishing skills and contribute to an award-winning regional lifestyle magazine.
Responsibilities:
    •    Assist in trafficking editorial content
    •    Collaborate with editorial team to secure timely copy and images
    •    Gather high-quality contributed images with appropriate releases, credits and captions
    •    Assist on photo shoots
    •    Participate in regularly schedule team meetings
    •    Attend occasional events to represent the company
    •    Fact-check stories and contribute to editing process
    •    Write copy for front of book
    •    Contribute accurate material to social media in timely manner
    •    Proofread all editorial material, following house style
    •    Fact-check material with necessary sources
Qualifications:
    •    Bachelor's degree in journalism or similar
    •    Experience in content creation and management
    •    Exceptional attention to detail
    •    Thrive in fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment
    •    Excellent organizational skills and ability to manage multiple priorities
    •    Ability to work in team environment
    •    Knowledge and interest in city and regional lifestyle magazines
    •    Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite a plus.
How to apply: Diane Sembrot at dianes@mofflymedia.com with Editorial Assistant in subject line.
Application should include:
    •    Cover letter
    •    Resume

 


Freelance Proofreader | Print

Department: Editorial
Hours: Freelance, varies
Location: Westport, CT

Responsibilities:

  • Skilled, experienced proofreader
  • Excellent spelling and grammar
  • Fact-checking experience
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Ability to thrive in fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment

Qualifications:

  • 2 years professional proofreading experience
  • Knowledge and interest in city and regional lifestyle magazines
  • The proofer will read about one week every other month at our Westport office. The dates can be scheduled well in advance.
  • This job is for proofreading, not writing. Also, this is in-house reading, so prefer local candidates.

How to apply: Diane Sembrot at dianes@mofflymedia.com with Freelance Proofer in subject line.

Application should include:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Hourly rate

Sales and Marketing |  Intern

Department: Sales and Marketing

Hours: Part-time

Location: Westport, CT

Seeking a highly motivated individual to assist the sales and marketing department. The ideal candidate must have strong communication skills and work well in a team setting. This individual must also be very organized and able to work efficiently in a deadline-oriented environment. He/she will have the ability to assist with multiple projects and tasks for all six magazine titles and will finish the internship having gained broad experience in various aspects of sales and marketing.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide daily support to the sales and marketing staff by assisting with the creation of client-related projects, reports, presentations, and marketing pieces Work with the Marketing Director to research new third-party vendors (marketing printers, premium vendors, database marketing companies, etc).
  • Distribute sales and marketing materials internally, as well as to clients, potential advertisers, and customers  
  • Assist with execution of company events
  • Manage general sales phone-line and email account

*Please note that we are willing to offer course credit if needed.

Please send your resume to Wendy Horowitz at wendyh@mofflymedia.com


Media Sales Specialist | Business Development

Department: Business Development
Hours: Full Time
Location: Westport, CT

Responsibilities:

  • Be very familiar with the local and national markets
  • Possess impeccable presentation skills, an articulate telephone manner, and understanding why developing new business is essential for industry leaders.
  • Heavy warm and cold calling, setting up meetings and presenting the company's portfolio of media solutions.
  • Continuously working to build client relationships and manage pipelines and leads.
  • Candidates must be organized and computer literate to manage their work.

The opportunity is ideal for target driven individuals who wants to progress and build a sustainable career in advertising/media sales.

Qualifications
:

  • 3-5 years of print, online sales and event sponsorship experience.

  • Solutions based sales approach with ability to create programs that help clients grow their business.

  • Ability to sell value-based solutions.

  • Demonstrate an ability to develop new business and effectively manage and grow existing business.

  • Have an entrepreneurial spirit and desire to work in a fast moving, competitive and rewarding work environment.
  • Superior verbal and written skills required to communicate effectively with clients and senior management.

  • Highly organized and detail-oriented to manage and execute multiple ongoing projects.

  • Strong Excel skills and comfortable with new technologies.

  • Results-oriented, motivated contributor who brings passion and an intrinsic drive to succeed.

  • Flexible - remains cool under the pressure and demands of a sales cycle business.

  • First-class presentation and negotiating skills.
- Is a demonstrated leader on a team.

  • Knowledge of the local Fairfield County, Connecticut marketplace is a plus.

  • Knowledge of Home Design is a plus.


  • Total Work Experience: 5 years

How to apply: Pete Michalsky, petem@mofflymedia.com with Media Sales Specialist in the subject line.

Application should include:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume