Join The Fem!

Below are descriptions for positions we are looking to fill. All positions are 100% volunteer.

Applications are due December 30, 2016.

 

Art Editor

  • Review and accept art submissions that promote inclusive, intersectional feminism
  • Comfortable communicating with artists
  • Seeks artwork and artists that can be featured on The Fem
  • Must be a team player and participate in regular meetings
  • Must adhere to The Fem’s overall mission in protecting and publishing inclusive feminist work

Assistant Editor 

  • Assist the EIC in daily operations
  • Maintains an up-to-date posting schedule for entire staff
  • Initial screening of new applications when The Fem is hiring staff
  • Practices effective communication with the EIC and the rest of The Fem team
  • Take notes during regular team meetings
  • Lead or assist meetings, workshops, or other projects where the EIC is unavailable
  • Must be flexible and able to wear different hats. Experience with multiple genres is not required but is a plus.
  • Very organized and able to stay on top of multiple projects at once
  • Must adhere to The Fem’s overall mission in protecting and publishing inclusive feminist work

Blog Editor

  • Manage a group of regular and consistent bloggers/columnists
  • Listen to pitches and assigns article topics
  • Communicate which ideas are moving forward with Assistant Editor and EIC
  • Reviews and edits content before sending to EIC for publication
  • Must be a team player and participate in regular meetings
  • Must adhere to The Fem’s overall mission in protecting and publishing inclusive feminist work

Book Reviewer

  • Finds feminist, inclusive lit to read and review
  • Able to adopt a specific tone and format for publication
  • Able to meet monthly deadlines
  • Must be a team player and participate in regular meetings
  • Must adhere to The Fem’s overall mission in protecting and publishing inclusive feminist work

Nonfiction Editor

  • Review and accept essays that promote inclusive, intersectional feminism
  • Comfortable communicating with authors
  • Must be a team player and participate in regular meetings
  • Must adhere to The Fem’s overall mission in protecting and publishing inclusive feminist work

Regular Bloggers/Columnists

  • Pitch blog ideas weekly to Blog Editor
  • Able to demonstrate quick turnaround
  • Write and develop well researched content to be featured on the site
  • Must meet deadlines set by Blog Editor
  • Must be a team player and participate in regular meetings
  • Must adhere to The Fem’s overall mission in protecting and publishing inclusive feminist work

Social Media Manager

  • Work with Social Media Team to garner a relationship with the public
  • Manage our Facebook and Twitter
  • Promote any upcoming events and content
  • Stay up to date with feminist campaigns and the work of our partners
  • Must be a team player and participate in regular meetings
  • Must be an effective and timely communicator
  • Must adhere to The Fem’s overall mission in protecting and publishing inclusive feminist work

 

Send your resume and a brief description of why you’re interested in working with an inclusive, diverse, and feminist literary magazine to thefemlitmag@gmail.com. You may also include an explanation of previous experiences or writing samples that you feel are relevant.

Be sure to include which position you  are applying for in the subject line.

Tweet us @thefemlitmag with any questions!

*Please no follow up emails*

 

 

 

 

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