Careers at Outside

Careers at Outside

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Outside is independently owned by Mariah Media Network, LLC. The magazine and website cover adventure sports, travel, fitness, health, nutrition, gear, science, and the environment. Every month, through well-crafted writing, reporting, service journalism, photography, and design, we inspire these readers and provide them with the tools they need to fulfill their dreams. Our headquarters are located in beautiful downtown Santa Fe (pop. 70,000, elevation 7,000 feet), within walking distance of numerous cafés and shops, and in view of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, which offer numerous opportunities for running, road and mountain biking, skiing and snowboarding, climbing, and hiking. We enjoy 300-plus sunny days a year.


Copy Editor

Outside is accepting applications for a copy editor. The position is full-time in Santa Fe, New Mexico. 

Job Requirements: At least five years' experience copyediting for a national magazine or web site. Experience with InCopy, InDesign, and K4 preferred. Familiarity with web-based CMS environments and knowledge of the outdoor industry a plus. Copyedit all stories in the monthly magazine and semiannual Buyer's Guide for grammar, style, consistency, and flair. Some line and content editing required. Shepherd stories from copy edit stage through galleys, page proofs, prepress, and ship. Work with designers and editors to fit stories at each stage. Work with story editors and production department to process and approve blue lines. Manage the copy edit department. Maintain house style guide. Assist online team with web stories as needed. Writing and editing opportunities for the magazine and website also exist.

Further Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in journalism, English, or a related field
  • Working knowledge of Chicago style
  • Ability to multitask and work quickly and accurately
  • Must be able to work efficiently and independently in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment

Please send a resume to:
Mary Turner
[email protected]


Gear Editorial Assistant

We're accepting applications for a gear editorial assistant. This is a six-month, paid position at Outside headquarters in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Duties include calling in gear for our Winter Buyer's Guide and monthly magazine, fact-checking, reporting, research, proofreading, and assorted support work for the editorial department. EAs occasionally have the opportunity to write short pieces for the magazine and website, and they will attend editorial meetings, work closely with top editors, and gain hands-on experience at an award-winning magazine.

Please send a cover letter, resume, and three writing samples to:
Will Egensteiner
Buyer's Guide Editor
400 Market Street, Santa Fe, NM 87501
[email protected]
 


Fellowships

Outside is accepting applications for an editorial fellowship. The fellowship is a six-month, paid position in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Duties include fact-checking, reporting, research, proofreading, and assorted support chores for the editorial department. 

Fellows occasionally have the opportunity to write short pieces for the magazine and website, and they will attend editorial meetings, work closely with top editors, and gain hands-on experience at an award-winning magazine. 

Some journalism experience at a newspaper, magazine, or website, a graduate degree in journalism, or significant college writing experience is a plus. But we encourage all college graduates with a serious professional interest in journalism—and a desire to learn and work hard—to apply. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year.

Please send a cover letter, resume, and three writing samples to:
Reid Singer
Associate Editor, Outside
400 Market Street Santa Fe, NM 87501
[email protected]