ARE YOU TOUGH ENOUGH?!

Full-time and part-time openings available.

Are you interested in working for a creative fresh company with a fun team of all-stars doing something BIG in the world of social advertising?! Our success has been driven by a strong team and a unique response to a segment of consumers who are passionate about their fitness, health and lifestyle. As a result, local advertisers have enjoyed exceptional response from their investments by targeting their best consumers.

ADVERTISING ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE

The Advertising Account Executive plays a critical role by providing advertising solutions that drive results for our customers. The Advertising Account Executive’s primary responsibility will be to grow Fit Nation’s market share thru the combination of acquiring new and up-selling existing business. The Account Executive plays an integral role with the Fit Nation brand as a community liaison and social connector.

Our ideal candidate is eager to consistently hit revenue goals by fostering long term relationships with clients; they increase their chances for success by securing quality time with key decision makers and they develop and maintain a plan for success that includes prospecting, in depth account knowledge, face-to-face meetings, innovative problem solving and execution. They are skilled at develop and maintain an aggressive pipeline and with the support of an experienced sales management team, they sell multi-media products to include online, direct mail, and magazine and develop advertising solutions to meet their customer’s unique advertising needs.

If you are experienced in selling advertising, have a proven track record of building brand equity among key decision makers using a consultative sales approach, we want you on our team.

Candidate must have a minimum of 1-3 years of proven sales experience, advertising sales preferred. They must be able to demonstrate their ability to identify, qualify and generate new business and are experienced and professional communication skills both oral and written. They must also be able to work in a fast paced, team environment with revenue deadlines. A track record of success and is required as is a professional knowledge of computer applications such as Microsoft office and PowerPoint.

Email resumes to hr@fitnationmag.com. Please add “Jobs” in the subject line.

Intern at Fit Nation Magazine

Fit Nation magazine offers internships for qualified candidates looking to gain magazine experience in the areas of editorial, design, online, photography, and marketing.

Please note that to be eligible for this opportunity, candidates must be currently enrolled in a recognized academic program requiring completion of an internship for credit towards their degree or diploma.

Editorial Internship

Editorial internships are offered for four-month periods and include a paid stipend. Duties including fact-checking articles, story and/or photo research, responding to reader queries, and providing general administrative support as needed. Interns attend editorial meetings and are encouraged to pitch story ideas. Interns may also be asked to write sidebars or short articles for the magazine.

These internships are full-time Monday to Friday. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis. Please send a cover letter (noting your period of availability), résumé, and any appropriate writing samples or tear sheets to:

Editor in Chief
Fit Nation Magazine
PO BOX 115 Estero, FL 33929

Applications can also be submitted by email to hr@fitnationmag.com. Address your email to Stan Douge.

Online Editorial Internship

Online internships are offered for three-month periods and include paid stipend. Duties including posting stories and images on the website, updating the magazine’s social networking sites (Twitter, Facebook, etc.), story and/or photo research, and providing general administrative support as needed. Online interns attend editorial meetings and are encouraged to pitch story ideas. Online interns should have an understanding of Photoshop, and InDesign and familiar with SEO practices and content management systems.

Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis. Please send a cover letter (noting your period of availability), résumé, and any appropriate writing samples to:

Editor in Chief
Fit Nation Magazine
PO BOX 115 Estero, FL 33929

Applications can also be submitted by email to hr@fitnationmag.com.

Design Internship

Design internships are offered for three-month periods for and include a paid stipend. The internship will include work for both Fit Nation magazine and sister publication Fit Nation. We are looking for highly motivated, detail-oriented people with postsecondary 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 creative director and attend editorial meetings where they are encouraged to share their creative ideas. The internship commitment is full-time.

Applications can also be submitted by email to hr@fitnationmag.com.

No phone calls please. Due to limited staff, only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Photography Internship

Our ideal photography intern is highly motivated, creative, and interested in getting a foot into the editorial photography world. The intern will help compile photos for our publications (Fit Nation magazine, and Fit Nation) as well as our website. The intern will work closely with the creative director and editors to start to compile an image database of our exciting city and events.

We are looking for a candidate who has flexible hours, but the time commitment is negotiable. Generally our internships span 3 months with a paid stipend.

If you are interested, please send a link to your work online and a brief outline of your photographic history. Be creative! Surprise us! Tell us why you would be the right fit. We want to see your unique voice and passion.

Applications can also be submitted by email to hr@fitnationmag.com.

No phone calls please. Due to limited staff, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

UPDATE: When applying, please indicate the timeframe of interest. Preferred internship working schedules: Jan – March, April – June, July – Sept, Sept – Dec.

Marketing Internship

Marketing internships are offered for three- or four-month periods and are unpaid. Duties include assisting with marketing initiatives, promotions, events, sponsorships, and communications for Fit Nation magazine and its sister publication, Fit Nation. Experience and/or education in marketing/communications/event planning or a related field is required. Applicants must be able to work full time.

Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis. Please send a cover letter and résumé to:

Editor in Chief
Fit Nation Magazine
PO BOX 115 Estero, FL 33929

Applications can also be submitted by email to hr@fitnationmag.com.

Please note: Due to limited staff and the volume of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in Fit Nation magazine.