Jobs and Markets February 2009

Clarke World Magazine Clarkesworld Magazine is an online venue and chapbook series for short works of science fiction, fantasy, and horror. Clarkesworld Magazine pays 10¢ a word for works of science fiction, fantasy, and horror. We have a firm word limit of 4000 words. Please do not query about word lengths. We will not consider stories longer than 4000 words or shorter than 1000 words. See website for more details. http://clarkesworldmagazine.com/submissions/==== Passionfruit Magazine It is a great challenge to translate living experience into compelling words and pictures, and Passionfruit is looking for writers and photographers who can take their readers … Continue reading Jobs and Markets February 2009

JOB OPPORTUNITIES 12/01/08

WRITER-EDITOR (Several positions) Location Washington DC http://jobsearch.usajobs.gov/getjob.asp?JobID=77556534&aid=27015391-24118&WT.mc_n=MKT000125 — Deadline December 8, 2008. Employer Department of Homeland Security. The incumbent supports the OCFO by providing accurate, complete, and timely written material on policy issues, executive or tracked correspondence, briefings, point papers, etc. related to the Office of the Chief Financial Officer.  Makes recommendations for the development of procedures for standardization of disseminated internal and external written products.  Develops, writes and publishes internal and external weekly summaries and reports.  Information is drawn from a variety of different sources and analyzed and screened for Executive-level officials. ===== PART-TIME TEMPORARY INSTRUCTOR POOLS FOR CUESTA … Continue reading JOB OPPORTUNITIES 12/01/08

JOBS 11/24/08

NARRATIVE MAGAZINE Publishing Internship  Narrative Magazine is an online literary journal seeking bright, eager, inquisitive interns to learn the publishing business from industry leaders. Internships are executed online, however, in addition, there are also office positions available for those within easy access to San Francisco. Position will include reading manuscripts, research, filing, database entry, & team participation on special projects. Please email resume, writing sample, & letters of recommendation to manuscripts@narrativemagazine.com. Pat Gage 1660 Westlake Dr. Kelseyville, CA 95451 Email: pg@narrativemagazine.com Phone:  1 707-278-0357 ===== ARTIST IN RESIDENCE Location London E-mail annette@spreadtheword.org.uk http://www.spreadtheword.org.uk — Spread the Word is London’s leading writer development agency. Between January 9 and … Continue reading JOBS 11/24/08

JOB OPPORTUNITIES 11/17/08

E-COMMUNICATIONS EDITOR Location Washington DC http://www.idealist.org/en/job/317689-1 — The American Association of Museums is seeking an E-Communications Editor to effectively provide e-communications expertise to build a strategic e-communications platform for AAM. The Editor will write, edit and manage the design and development of the Association’s monthly e-newsletter, Aviso while managing e-calendars, editorials, website content and evaluating and implementing new social Medias to meet organizational goals. ===== REVIEW WRITERS – FULLTIME AND FREELANCE Location Ogden, UT http://www.toptenreviews.com/careers.html — For all writing positions TopTenREVIEWS seeks writers with analytical thinking skills and specific knowledge of its major product categories in software, web services and … Continue reading JOB OPPORTUNITIES 11/17/08

JOBS/EMPLOYMENT 11/10/08

PUBLIC AFFAIRS SPECIALIST Location Schofield, Wheeler, Wahiawa and Kunia, HI http://jobsearch.usajobs.gov/getjob.asp?JobID=77144070&aid=27015391-3118&WT.mc_n=MKT000125 — Deadline November 24, 2008. Employing Agency: Army Installation Management Agency. Serves as Command Information Specialist participating in all phases of Public Affairs Office work, writing all types of articles, features & stories for the Hawaii Army Weekly. Prepares info for guidebooks & pamphlets & disseminates info to the public via the Web, Hawaii Access Cable Network (HACN) Channel 2 internal TV network & other internal/external mediums. ===== MUSEUM WRITER Location New York http://www.idealist.org/en/job/317103-79 — The Jewish Museum, a Fifth Avenue museum of art and culture, seeks a talented, … Continue reading JOBS/EMPLOYMENT 11/10/08

JOBS 11/03/08

FREELANCE WRITER Location Oklahoma City, OK E-mail hlartdept@hobbylobby.com http://oklahoman.careercast.com/careers/jobsearch/detail?jobId=14143245 — Art/Creative department produces mock-ups of (potential) products and craft project ideas. Free project sheets provide our customers with printed material that inspire as well as inform. Looking for a freelance writer who has a flair for both writing and crafting. This type of writing will use descriptive language similar to catalog verbiage, but also combined with the intent to inspire and motivate our customers’ creativity. Both resume and examples of published material must be submitted. ===== PUBLIC AFFAIRS SPECIALIST Location Hawaii http://jobsearch.usajobs.gov/getjob.asp?JobID=76909521&aid=27015391-24108&WT.mc_n=MKT000125 — Deadline November 13, 2008. Employer US Army … Continue reading JOBS 11/03/08

JOBS 10/27/2008

WRITER-EDITOR Location Northern Virginia http://jobsearch.usajobs.gov/getjob.asp?JobID=76775984&aid=27015391-20108&WT.mc_n=MKT000125 — Deadline November 10, 2008. Employing Agency: Defense Intelligence Agency. The incumbent serves as a Writer-Editor and as such, exhibits a high level of expertise in writing, editing, research techniques and methods to develop and prepare written products. Reviews all outgoing correspondence and final products prior to submission for printing and distribution. Writes abstracts based on finished products and performs comprehensive editorial reviews. Serves as a technical authority in journalism and publishing technology, and participates in workflow management. ===== WRITER Location New York, NY http://www.idealist.org/en/job/315199-242 — Employer YAI-National Institute for People with Disabilities. The writer … Continue reading JOBS 10/27/2008