As Ace will celebrate our 25th anniversary in 2014, we are staffing up for this massive undertaking and will be hiring several PT/freelancers/contractors on a seasonal basis throughout the next year.
Ace multimedia, multidisciplinary internships begin January 2 for 2014.
Although each internship has a Focus (design, editorial, web/digital, and marketing/advertising/promotional), all internships are multidisciplinary and may include but are not limited to: fact checking; research; posting web content and photos; archiving; layout and design; reporting; assembling and writing listings; reviews; live blogging; photography; transcribing; and both print and web production.
Read more details here about how to apply. Please include the name of your prospective faculty advisor when you provide.
GRAPHIC DESIGN/PRODUCTION COORDINATOR
We have an immediate opening for an independent freelancer as a graphic design/production coordinator. This is a gig, not a position, and only requires about three days per month of setting up and flowing pages, along with building a few ads. Templates are all in place. Three to five years InDesign experience a must. WordPress proficiency preferred.
To be considered, submit a cover letter outlining your prospective contributions to the best editorial crew in Lexington; a clip or two that shows off your writing chops; your resume; and the name/department of your professional or practical reference.
Must love Sales! The successful candidate will spend 98 percent of their time in the field (no desk jockeys).
The position offers considerable autonomy and flexibility, alongside opportunities to stretch creatively, in advertising, marketing, multimedia, and cross-promotions.
*prospecting, developing and closing display advertising.
*daily participation in all aspects of the sales process, from cold calling to conducting needs assessments, to assembling and presenting proposals, and designing award-winning campaigns.
The successful candidate has a strong work history in outside sales, a strong rolodex of client and agency contacts in the Lexington, KY market, and has built and sold multi-platform advertising packages.
The position requires:
*a proven ability to close sales and meet revenue projections.
*media advertising sales experience, with a strong Lexington network.
*longterm professional background in business-to-business outside sales.
*Proficiency in PowerPoint and In Design an asset.
*Passion for promotions, branding, and events a plus.