Career Opportunity: Girls Life Magazine!

Posted on April 26, 2016

GIRLS’ LIFE magazine, the #1 magazine for tween and teen girls, is seeking an Assistant (Print, Digital, Social, Events, Branded Content) to join the GL team at our headquarters in Baltimore, MD.

About GIRLS’ LIFE
Girls’ Life is the ultimate source of inspiration, information and entertainment for teen girls age 12 to 17. GL delivers award-winning content through a robust editorial lens: fashion, beauty, health, body, crushes, decor, family, friends, fun, celebs current events and more.

About the position
We’re seeking the next talented member to join our squad for a full-time position at our editorial headquarters in Baltimore beginning immediately. Here’s a general rundown of what the position may involve…

• EDITORIAL (PRINT): Contribute to editorial planning; pitch, assign and/or write for the magazine; proof-read pages in AP style

• EDITORIAL (DIGITAL): Plan, assign, edit and post content on girlslife.com

• SOCIAL: Contribute content/ideas/strategy across all social media platforms; assist with operations and performance analytics

• EVENTS: Assist with planning and execution of signature GL events (such as GL’s annual Back-to-School Fashion Bash, Rock Your Life conference and Fitness Fest)

• MARKETING: Manage branded content campaigns; includes generating ideas, executing plans, reporting

The ideal candidate…
+ is obsessed with consuming and creating great content
+ understands how to create content that drives traffic and engagement
+ has a strong understanding of the teen/women’s lifestyle space
+ understands the GIRLS’ LIFE voice and brand
+ has exceptional writing and communication skills
+ has experience with CMS and publishing platforms
+ is able to multi-task in fast-paced environment
+ has strong editing skills (AP style), knowledge of SEO and social best practices
+ has experience using analytics platforms like Google Analytics
+ is interested in fashion, beauty, fitness, entertainment, books, decor and lifestyle
+ is a creative and conceptual thinker
+ has at least one year of relevant work or internship experience (journalism, marketing, social media, or related area)

How to apply
We see lots of resumes—but we want to see *you*. Do you  have a fierce feed, sick sense of style, rad blog or awesome ideas? A cover letter and resume are required; but feel free to present your strengths in creative ways as well. Email Kelsey Haywood at kelsey@girlslife.com.