Jobs

D Magazine

Managing Editor, D Home and D Weddings

We are looking for a delightful managing editor for our award-winning home and wedding magazines. D Home and D Weddings aren’t just pretty. They’re smart. The managing editor is at the center of the process, requiring both writing, editing, and keep-the-trains moving skills, such as:

  • Manage team workflow to ensure production deadlines are met
  • Facilitate cooperation and communication between departments, acting as liaison between editorial, art, and production staffs
  • Write content ranging from features and front-of-book stories to headlines, cover lines, captions
  • Edit stories for content, grammar, voice, and length
  • Fact-check stories to ensure accuracy
  • Plan and concept editorial content with staff
  • Set editorial deadlines and manage issue run lists and production schedules

If you are both creative and process-oriented, and have a passion for shelter and wedding editorial, this is your dream job. Oh, and good taste is a must. You report directly to the Editor.

Please send your resume and any work samples to Chelsey Plumlee at chelsey.plumlee@dmagazine.com

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D Custom

Graphic Designer – D Custom

Do you mock poorly kerned type or bad user experiences? Are you willing to push yourself beyond your creative limits. D Custom, an award-winning Dallas-based content marketing agency, is hiring a graphic designer to grow its design team. As a member of the D Custom design team, you’ll be working in a fast-turn environment where collaboration is essential to your success. It is very much a people-oriented job, involving the development of concepts for multiple design projects and an extremely diverse B2B and B2C client list.

Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic arts or related field.
  • 1-2 agency experience.
  • Strong print and digital design skills reflected in portfolio or website.
  • Keen eye for typography, layout, color, and photography.
  • Ability to think on your feet in a deadline-driven environment.
  • Ability to multi-task and manage time well.
  • Positive attitude and proactive, strategic thinker.
  • Willingness to learn new technologies and skills.
  • Basic knowledge of HTML/CSS.
  • Proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator, and Indesign.
Responsibilities
  • Be self-motivated, accountable and detail-oriented
  • Support the Creative Director with development of custom publications, websites, marketing collateral, photoshoots, and video direction.
  • Manage digital production of websites.
  • Collaborate with editorial and strategy team to ensure creative is on target.
  • Be able to effectively communicate ideas to team and present them to the client.

Send a cover letter and résumé to Kyle Phelps at kyle.phelps@dcustom.com . No phone calls, please.

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People Newspapers

Advertising Account Executive

People Newspapers a D Magazine affiliate is looking for a smart, creative advertising sales person to join our team. Candidates must be self-starters, resourceful and able to thrive in high pressure, but fun, environments.

SALES ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Create new business opportunities through personal selling activities and effective networking
  • Thoroughly qualify new opportunities to determine whether prospects are good potential clients.
  • Manage relationships throughout the entire sales cycle, from initial contact through execution of the client campaign
  • Develop creative campaigns / proposals that help clients achieve their business objectives
  • Consistently win new business and achieve personal revenue goals
  • Expand and maintain existing client relationships
REQUIREMENTS, EXPERIENCE, AND SALES ATTRIBUTES OF IDEAL CANDIDATES
  • Bachelor’s degree + 1-3 years sales experience
  • Very strong prospecting skills. Committed to consistent daily selling behaviors
  • Well-networked in the Dallas marketplace. Should be involved with industry associations and have a strong personal network
  • Ability to get in front of high-level decision makers
  • Consultative selling experience a must
  • Consultative selling experience a must
  • Ability to work both independently and as a team player
  • Experience with and comfort entertaining clients in social setting
  • Exceptional organizational, written and verbal communication skills
  • Loyal, honest, high-energy, driven, strong work ethic, good sense of humor
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS
  • Competitive comp plan and uncapped incentive program
  • Company benefits include medical, dental insurance, disability, retirement savings, holidays, and personal days.

To apply for this position, email a cover letter and your resume to pat.martin@peoplenewspapers.com.

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