Employment Opportunities

Elevation Media Group, Inc., publishers of Denver Life Magazine, Denver Life Weddings and Denver Life home+design, is looking for qualified candidates for the following positions:

Junior Graphic Designer
The Junior Graphic Designer, under the direction of the Art Director, will be required to conceive and design online and print material, including email, banner ads, social media graphics, photo retouching and cropping, landing pages, postcards, signage and other print collateral as well as special advertising sections within Denver Life Magazine, Denver Life Weddings and Denver Life home+design publications.

The successful candidate will demonstrate solid design principles, strong typographical knowledge and the ability to work with team members in a fast paced environment to ensure materials are of high quality and meet expectations as well as deadlines. Candidate will also be expected to generate ideas and help others throughout the creative thinking and brain storming processes.

Candidate must have direct experience in magazine layout, digital imaging, photography and advertising layout. Strong command of formats, typography, graphics, and layout.
Strong command in current graphic and web design software including Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator). CMS/HTML knowledge to update current website and its content. Mac preferred.

This position will begin as a part-time / hourly placement with the potential to move to a full-time salary position.

Please email your resume and sample portfolio to: employment@denverlifemagazine.com

 

Account Executive
Elevation Media Group is expanding its sales team and is looking for highly motivated, highly energized, experienced sales professionals to work with advertising clients. Advertising and sales experience is required. The magazine has very high production values and is an attractive product to sell. Candidates must exhibit every level of professionalism, professional appearance, organizational skills, and have an outgoing personality. Ability to develop new business is a must.

The position is 100% commission-based, with unlimited potential for annual earnings. We offer a simple compensation plan based solely on sales earned. We do not cap the commissions, so your earning potential truly is unlimited. Elevation Media Group strives to maintain a fun, enjoyable and comfortable work atmosphere in order to ensure the satisfaction of our employees as they are the keys to the company’s success.

Qualifications: 2 years of sales experience is a requirement and preferred within the advertising arena. Candidate must be a highly organized individual with the ability to prospect, cold call, develop new business accounts while also servicing/managing accounts.

How to Apply: Please email your resume and 10 reasons why you are our ideal candidate to: employment@denverlifemagazine.com

 

Editorial Intern
Responsibilities include proofreading, fact-checking, writing and assisting the editorial team with various digital and print projects. With a specific focus on web content, this is an ideal opportunity for a journalism student or recent journalism graduate seeking to gain experience in the magazine publishing field. Editorial interns work closely with our editorial team and interface with clients and local community professionals, therefore ideal candidates are deadline-oriented, possess polished communication skills, a positive attitude and an attention for detail. At least 15-20 hours per week with flexible work hours. This internship is for credit hours only; it is an unpaid position.

Interested individuals should submit a resume and three writing samples (published work if available) to:

employment@denverlifemagazine.com

 

Design Intern
The ideal candidate will meet the following qualifications:

  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s Degree program with an emphasis on Graphic Design
  • Proficient in Mac OS X, CS 5.5: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat, Bridge, Microsoft Office and FTP
  • Ability to meet deadlines in a dynamic and fast-paced environment
  • A professional demeanor, good phone skills and the ability to communicate with people from all walks of life
  • All applicants must be based in Denver or the surrounding area.

Responsibilities of the job will include:

  • Assisting the Creative Director through every phase of assembling a magazine, from design, layout and production of editorial and advertising as well as marketing materials.
  • Organizing and maintaining archives.
  • Filing, updating web sites, assisting with photo shoots, running errands, working events, press checks and generally helping out with whatever needs to be done.
  • At least 15-20 hours per week with flexible work hours. This internship is for credit hours only; it is an unpaid position.

Organized and enthusiastic candidates should send a cover letter, resume and a few samples of work in PDF format to:

Tom Visocchi
Art Director
tom@denverlifemagazine.com