Careers

 

ABOUT 435 MAGAZINE

   435 Magazine, the largest local magazine in Kansas City, was first published in 2006. Its commitment to high-quality journalism has made it one of the Midwest’s most respected regional publications. Since 2009, 435 has been nominated and awarded the Best Print Publication in Kansas City by the Media Mix Professionals of Greater Kansas City. With an audience of 135,000 readers, 435 outsells all other local and some national titles on the newsstand.

 

Account Manager

   435 Magazine is seeking an account manager to manage and grow an active-account portfolio with unlimited new business potential. The company publishes the premier Kansas City-based lifestyle magazine, 435.

   This energetic and self-driven person will work with business owners, marketing directors and advertising agencies, both locally and nationally. The ideal candidate will have at least two years of proven media sales experience — across print, digital and event sponsorship platforms. Candidate should be motivated, organized, goal-oriented and possess an outgoing personality and professional demeanor. A 435 account manager must be able to prospect, make cold calls and develop new business while maintaining existing accounts. Basic computer skills are required. Detail-oriented and excellent verbal and written communication skills are also required. You must be able to thrive in an informal, collaborative and deadline-driven environment.

Salary and benefits are competitive.

TO APPLY: Send your resume and salary history to kboos@435mag.com.

No phone calls, please.


Marketing Internship Program

   435 Magazine offers three-month, part-time internships in our Overland Park office for those seeking to gain magazine experience. The ideal candidate will be a well-organized, creative person with strong writing skills, an outgoing personality and an eagerness to learn.

   This person will work closely with the sales and marketing team assisting with marketing initiatives, promotions, events, sponsorships and communications for the magazine. This person will also help draft sponsorship proposals, attend staff, editorial and sales meetings and learn the ins and outs of sales and marketing.

   This internship provides a professional environment that allows interns to work side-by-side with an award-winning editorial and sales staff and witness the behind-the-scenes processes of the magazine publishing business while providing assistance to the sales staff.

   Please note that we can only accept applicants who are enrolled in an educational institution where they will receive school credit for completing an internship.

   We offer an honorarium of $250/per month.

   Applications are accepted on an on-going basis. 

TO APPLY: Please email a cover letter and résumé to editor@435mag.com.


Editorial Internship Program

   435 offers editorial internship positions all year in three-month programs of 20 hours per week. Internships are hands-on and involve a variety of responsibilities as well as the opportunity to regularly interact with the editorial staff. 

   Primary duties include fact-checking stories, contributing research to larger stories and feature packages, and writing shorter stories for the front of the book and dining sections. Interns also enter descriptions for the calendar and dining listings sections and write web exclusives for 435mag.com.

   We offer an honorarium of $250/per month.

   Please note: We can only accept applicants who are enrolled in an educational institution where they will receive school credit for completing an internship.

TO APPLY: Please email a cover letter and resumé to editor@435mag.com.


Graphic Design Internship Program

   435 Magazine offers a three-month (20 hours per week) internship program working closely with the advertising, design, production and digital departments.

   This internship includes work for both 435 Magazine and 435mag.com.

   We are looking for highly motivated, detail-oriented people with post-secondary experience in the design field. (We train, but expect the candidate to have strong typographic/creative skills). Duties include basic page layout assignments for front and back of book, image research, basic office tasks, website/marketing materials and other duties that may come up. Interns work closely with art directors and attend editorial meetings where they are encouraged to share creative ideas.    

   Please note: We can only accept applicants who are enrolled in an educational institution where they will receive school credit for completing an internship.

   We offer an honorarium of $250/per month.

TO APPLY: Please email a cover letter and resumé to editor@435mag.com.

ALL INTERNSHIPS INCLUDE:

  • Option to participate in 435 Magazine events.
  • Ability to network with the magazine’s entire staff.
  • Inclusion in the magazine’s printed masthead.
  • Opportunity to add work to your portfolio.