San Antonio Current, one of San Antonio’s preeminent creative forces culturally, socially, and provocatively is looking for an Editor to lead our award-winning team of staff/freelance writers in the ever-evolving print and digital world of journalism. We just don’t report on or about San Antonio, we ARE San Antonio. While other publications focus on the city’s tourists, snowbirds and suburbs, San Antonio sheds light on the people, places and things that shape the City! APPLY HERE
PART-TIME NEWS REPORTER
We're looking to add a sharp, part-time news reporter to join the Current's news team — known for its smart, in-depth and accessible journalism. Could that be you? We'd like to hire someone who can quickly find, pitch, and write news stories for our daily online coverage and weekly print edition, and doesn't need too much direction to get it done right.
The job may send you to city hall meetings, protests, or press conferences — but most of your work will take place in the office. You should be familiar with local and state political/social issues and confident with general news-writing. Past reporting experience required (internships count!).
This person will report directly to our news editor and should be able to work 20 hours a week. We'll hash out your specific schedule later on.
To apply, please send a PDF of your resume, a brief cover letter, and up to five of your best writing samples to email@example.com
SENIOR ART DIRECTOR
Euclid Media is seeking its first-ever corporate art director -- a skilled creative director ready to improve the design of our five publications and also provide graphics, logos and other marketing materials for our thriving events business. The ideal candidate will have 4-5 years of editorial experience, a strong portfolio of work, and good management skills. Proficiency in InDesign is essential. APPLY HERE.
SENIOR MULTIMEDIA ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE
The San Antonio Current is searching for an experienced media sales professional who will thrive in our fast-paced, forward-thinking culture! With our vibrant, culture-forward, active audience and our progressive business culture, your portfolio will have all of the integrated media solutions and sponsorship opportunities to drive client results. APPLY HERE.
MULTIMEDIA ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE
The San Antonio Current is searching for qualified candidates who will thrive in our fast-paced, forward-thinking culture! With our culture-forward, vibrant, active audience and our progressive business culture, you'll have plenty of print, digital and event solutions to drive results for clients of all types. APPLY HERE.
DIGITAL SALES EXECUTIVE
Love sales but want to break free of stale, corporate environments with limited growth opportunity, and instead join a team of multimedia account executives in the epicenter of all things cultural in San Antonio?The San Antonio Current is searching for qualified candidates who will thrive in our fast-paced, forward-thinking culture! With our culture-forward, vibrant, active audience and our progressive business culture, you'll have plenty of print, digital and event solutions to drive results for clients of all types. Bring your energy, sales savvy, media aptitude and high activity level — let's talk! No shortage of clients, no shortage of inventory. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with your resume, your LinkedIn link and your thoughts.
The San Antonio Current is looking for an editorial intern to join our editorial team to assist with blogging, digital content and social media. As an intern at Current there's no getting coffee, filing or making copies.
Our interns spend their time doing meaningful work: researching, writing and most impertinently, pitching content ideas. You will be expected to churn out relevant, witty, breaking San Antonio news and commentary on a regular basis, as well as pitch and produce web content. This position is oriented toward local news and arts coverage, with the opportunity to develop a specialty if desired.
When it comes to qualifications, a journalism background and experience writing for a news site always helps, as do copy-editing and multimedia skills.Students must have a strong grasp on pitching ideas regularly as interns are expected to contribute their own thoughts and ideas.
Submit a brief introduction, a resume, and two published clips to Alejandra Lopez with the subject Editorial Intern. Interviews will be held on a rolling basis. Applicants who are enrolled in school and are able to receive academic credit are preferred. This is an unpaid internship; however, we offer flexible schedules. Interns may start immediately.
San Antonio Current is looking for motivated and creative graphic design interns to join our production team. This is the perfect place for new designers to learn, develop their portfolio, network with industry professionals, and develop new skills that they will carry with them throughout their career. Passionate voices are welcomed and essential here. You must demonstrate strong attention to detail and critical thinking skills. We accept applications year-round, but our positions fill quickly. This is an unpaid internship.
Proficiency in Adobe software, especially Photoshop, Indesign, and Illustrator
Excellent writing & verbal communication skills
Great work ethic and time management skills
To apply, please send a resume, and portfolio pieces to email@example.com & firstname.lastname@example.org
MARKETING & EVENTS INTERN (Summer 2017)
The Marketing & Events Intern will work with the Marketing & Events Department to develop and implement unique marketing campaigns, events, and overall promotion of the San Antonio Current. This internship is designed to provide exposure to the event planning process with a focus on on-site activations. You will organize and implement marketing tactics with a focus on social media. Creative content development plays a key role in this position, leaving room for new ideas and methods. Must be available during the following event weeks (in addition to the 15 - 20 hour a week internship requirement):
- July 24 - 28
- August 21 - 25
Requirements: • Proficiency with social media platforms Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Additional expertise welcomed • Outgoing and comfortable with crowds/speaking to others about the San Antonio Current (training provided) • Must love engaging with the San Antonio community • Must have reliable transportation • Must provide own smartphone • Available to attend and assist with events on weekends and evenings from time-to-time
Daily/Weekly Duties: • Schedule and organize social media posts (mix of assigned posts and original posts of your creation) • Monitor engagement with followers and favorite, re-tweet/reply when appropriate • Research event participant and advertising prospects
Those who are interested should email their resume and a brief letter of intent to email@example.com
San Antonio Beer Festival Interns (2017)
Calling All Beer Nerds! The San Antonio Beer Festival is looking for summer interns. Must love (good) beer, be in the know of and attend local beer events and breweries, be 21+ and have reliable transportation. Interested in this for-credit internship? Email firstname.lastname@example.org with your resume and your three favorite brews.