Jobs for Writers

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University of Washington Press

Marketing Manager

Seattle
WA
posted 
6.1.20

The University of Washington Press is seeking to hire a Marketing Manager to oversee the press's exhibits, course adoption, direct marketing, advertising, and awards programs. A key member of the press's marketing and sales team, this position works collaboratively with press colleagues to plan and implement promotional plans and campaigns for all press and distributed titles.

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University of Chicago Press

Editor, Anthropology and History

Chicago
IL
posted 
5.29.20

 The University of Chicago Press seeks an editor to acquire books in anthropology and history. The editor will sponsor the Press’s distinguished anthropology list, which is known for books ranging from cutting-edge theory and ethnography to classroom classics.

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Mass Poetry

AmeriCorps VISTA Community Engagement Coordinator

Boston
MA
posted 
5.22.20

Mass Poetry—a Boston-based nonprofit that promotes poetry and offers poetry programming across Massachusetts—seeks a strong project manager with a background in event management. This stipended service position will run from August 2, 2020 to August 2, 2021.

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Fledgling Writing Workshops

Generative Writing Workshop Leader

Brooklyn
NY
posted 
5.18.20

Fledgling Writing Workshops is looking for a writer and educator to run one 7-week Fledgling Course a season (three a year) as well as a 6-week memoir writing course of their own design (twice a year).

You may be the right fit if…

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Fledgling Writing Workshops

Outreach Intern

Brooklyn
NY
posted 
5.18.20

FWW seeks a motivated outreach and programming intern with a deep appreciation for creative writing, interest in taking a driver’s seat in growing our social media presence, and experience in a writing related field.

This person should like meeting new people and hope to develop skills in submitting and pitching to publications and program administration. Tasks will include, but not be limited to:

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Platypus Media, LLC

Production Editor and Support Team Leader

Washington
DC
posted 
5.15.20

Small, funky, independent press seeking a creative, enthusiastic, self-motivated individual to join our team. We are two presses – Platypus Media and Science Naturally. We publish parenting books, early childhood books, and elementary/middle school titles primarily on science and math. Our line includes fiction and nonfiction, English, bilingual (E/S), and Spanish titles as well as a number of other languages.

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Greenlight Bookstore LLC

General Manager

Brooklyn
NY
posted 
5.14.20

Greenlight Bookstore LLC is hiring a General Manager to work directly with the owners to oversee all of its operations. The General Manager is responsible for maintaining and developing the company's ecosystem by ensuring all locations, departments, and parts work separately and together to comprise one efficiently run and healthy company—in terms of finances, staff morale, and customer service.

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Tiffin University

Adjunct Professor of English, Rhetoric and Composition

Tiffin
OH
posted 
5.11.20

The School of Arts and Sciences at Tiffin University invites applications for an adjunct professor of English in Rhetoric and Composition, beginning in Fall 2020 (August). The candidate should have experience in teaching all levels of freshman writing, and it is preferable if the candidate is experienced at the developmental level. 

Adjunct Faculty positions are temporary appointments, assigned per semester and on an as-needed basis. 

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. 

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Tiffin University

Adjunct Professor in Communication

Tiffin
OH
posted 
5.11.20

Tiffin University seeks The School of Arts and Sciences at Tiffin University invites applications for of a part-time instructor. Responsibilities include mainly teaching public speaking and a possibility of intercultural communication. Adjunct Faculty positions are temporary appointments, assigned per semester and on an as-needed basis. 

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. 


Added Duties and Responsibilities:

Embrace our Guiding Principles: 

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The Writer's Center

Poet Lore Executive Editor

Bethesda
MD
posted 
5.11.20

America’s oldest poetry magazine, Poet Lore, is seeking applicants for the position of Executive Editor. Based in Bethesda, MD and published by The Writer’s Center, a literary arts non-profit, Poet Lore has been in print for over 130 years. The Executive Editor will help curate the next phase of Poet Lore, with a keen eye towards the future. Poet Lore is a biannual print journal of poetry and translations.

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West Trade Review

Fiction Editor

Charlotte
NC
posted 
5.7.20

West Trade Review, a print literary arts journal based in Charlotte, seeks a Fiction Editor.

Our mission is to perpetuate the work of artists, both well-known and yet-to-be-known, and to enrich our world through the written word and visual arts. We strive to reflect diversity in style, content and perspective throughout fiction, poetry, photography, and other artwork. 

We prefer an individual with an educational and/or professional background in literature, creative writing, and/or editing.  


Applicant needs to be:

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PushBlack

Digital Content Producer, Writer

posted 
5.5.20

Who We Are:

PushBlack is the nation’s largest nonprofit media platform for Black people. We attract and engage our subscribers with emotionally compelling Black history and news stories we send through Facebook Messenger. With this relationship, PushBlack encourages 5M Messenger subscribers (and 9M monthly active users) to raise their voices and take action on critical issues, register to vote, and to cast their votes on Election Day.

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Mass Poetry

AmeriCorps VISTA Events & Communications Coordinator

Boston
MA
posted 
5.4.20

Mass Poetry—a Boston-based nonprofit that promotes poetry and offers poetry programming across Massachusetts—seeks a self-starter with strong communication skills and a background in event management. This stipended service position will run from approximately August 5, 2020 to August 3, 2021. 

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