Do you love games? Do you enjoy writing? Want to be first to know all the juicy details about games and upcoming releases? If so, come join the fast-growing Themis Media team - Team Humidor. Themis Media produces WarCry, one of the longest-standing online media sources for massively multiplayer online games, and the critically acclaimed online magazine, The Escapist, which has been called a Vanity Fair and New York Times Magazine for games.
We are currently looking for an Editorial Assistant to help us maintain our level of editorial standards as we grow. As Editorial Assistant, your responsibilities may include:
" Feature article proofing
" Magazine post-production tasks
" Newsletter writing and proofing
" News posting and editing
" Forum Posting and Moderating
" Editorial writing
" Daily editorial layout
" Contributing to editorial brainstorming sessions
" Occasional herding of cats
Editorial Assistant can be an entry-level position for the right person. This is a great opportunity to be involved in a fast-paced, fun and exciting company. A solid candidate will have:
" Excellent writing, spelling and grammar skills (Please send samples)
" Knowledge and excitement for the games industry
" Basic HTML skills
" Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and wear many hats
" Proficiency with AP style and Nerf guns a plus!
If this opportunity sounds exciting, please send your cover letter, resume and two writing samples to [email protected]. We look forward to hearing from you!
This position is for our Durham, NC, USA office - must be willing to relocate.