Dallas Senior Writer
PaperCity is looking for an experienced, full-time Dallas Senior Writer. The right candidate will be adept at digital storytelling, juggling multiple quick turnaround assignments and comfortable writing longer print pieces. We’re looking for someone with some editing experience — or the ability to quickly grow into a role that involves some story editing as well. You’ll be joining the fastest growing online media outlet in Texas and a legacy print publication that’s been a force in the Dallas market for 21 years.
The right candidate is someone who’s a wordsmith, someone with excellent story judgment who makes good decisions on the fly, someone who is comfortable in an ultra fast-paced environment, someone who is willing to learn, embrace and implement our SEO best practices. We’re looking for new ideas and we’ll expect you to bring plenty to the table.
To apply, send a resume, at least five writing clips and three story ideas perfect for PaperCity that we have not covered before to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have a package of stories or projects you’ve edited, send that as well.
Houston Digital Writer
PaperCity is looking for a full-time Houston Digital Writer. You’ll be reporting to PaperCityMag.com’s robust digital team and working for the fastest growing online media outlet in Texas. Top-notch writing and reporting skills are an absolute must. You’ll be writing multiple stories per day in a fast-paced environment. Candidates with food writing or real estate coverage experience will have an edge.
The ideal candidate will be comfortable under deadline pressure, self-motivated, adept at juggling multiple assignments, eager to learn and curious. You’ll be joining an experienced digital group in a team-geared environment and we’ll want to hear your ideas.
Send a resume, at least five writing clips and three story ideas perfect for PaperCityMag.com to digital director Chris Baldwin, email@example.com.
Fort Worth, Dallas and Houston
PaperCity is always looking for experienced reporters and writers to freelance for us — and bolster our editorial team. Interested? Send a few links of your work and a story idea or two to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please specify which market or markets interest you the most.
Interested in gaining hands-on experience at Texas’ most stylish publication?
PaperCity offers internship opportunities throughout the year (fall, spring and summer semesters) in our Houston and Dallas offices. Internships in our sales and editorial departments will give you vital professional know-how and insight into the fast-paced world of modern media.
Our editorial and sales teams are seeking driven individuals with strong writing and proofreading skills, a self-starter attitude and the ability to work effectively and independently. Editorial interns work closely on both the print and web sides of the magazine. Opportunities include pitching and possibly writing stories for the print and web publications, fact-checking articles, attending and reporting on local events, and more.
If applying for an editorial internship, please include at least two writing samples that are no more than 500 words.
As a photography intern, you will assist our editorial staff by capturing, sourcing, and gathering images for print and digital stories. One day you might be assigned to pull product from a store to photograph; another day, you might be asked to photograph a social event.
Photography candidates must submit a resume and link to his or her portfolio.
Sales/Marketing and Event Interns
PaperCity’s publishers and account executives rely on detail-oriented, self-motivated interns to help with various tasks on a regular basis. General responsibilities for sales/marking interns include assisting with competitor analysis, maintaining sales/marketing databases, supporting sales team with event coordination as needed (coordinating mailing lists, communicating with vendors, facilitating set-up), assisting with book signings co-hosted with interior design authors, supporting sales team on special section projects, and general office management duties.
Sales/marketing candidates must submit a resume.