Career Opportunities

Rowland Publishing Inc., award-winning publisher of Tallahassee Magazine, 850 Business MagazineEmerald Coast MagazineNorthwest Florida Weddings Magazine and other high-end publications throughout Northwest Florida is an equal opportunity employer, offering competitive pay and benefits. Please apply for the following positions by sending a resume, cover letter and salary requirements using the form at the bottom of this page.

Current Openings

Staff Writer

Staff writers are expected to generate a high volume of engaging, high-quality content for Rowland Publishing’s proprietary and custom publications; adhere to ethical standards applicable to a print journalist; and conduct himself/herself in the best interests of RPI. Staff writers may be called upon to assist in the editing of stories prepared by freelance writers, RPI staff members and RPI clients.
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Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Report and write stories.
  • Adhere to story synopses, word counts and deadlines.
  • Generate story ideas.
  • Edit, as directed, stories written by freelance contributors and others.
  • Stay current as to developments in communities served by RPI publications.
  • Become familiar with RPI’s story tracking systems.

Expectations

Staff writers are expected to manage their time well, cooperate with members of other departments and seek always to grow professionally. The position requires types of writing including business and industry reporting, short stories for departments in magazine lineups and long-form feature stories. Close attention to deadlines and an unfailing commitment to accuracy are essential.
More details will be shared during the interview process. This is a full-time position. Submit a cover letter when applying. Please apply using the form below. 

Lifestyle Magazine Editor

Rowland Publishing publishes two lifestyle magazines, Emerald Coast magazine, which circulates from Pensacola to Panama City, Florida, and Tallahassee magazine. Both titles profile people, places, activities and events that contribute to the outstanding quality of life in Northwest Florida. The lifestyle magazine editor is responsible for bringing about content that is engaging, skillfully written and reflects well upon Rowland Publishing and the communities within its footprint. He/she works closely with magazine designers to ensure that stories are effectively presented.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Edit stories written by staff writers and freelance contributors.
  • Serve writers as a resource and a mentor.
  • Write photo captions, headlines, cover text and sidebars.
  • Review story proofs and participate in book review processes.
  • Manage editorial workflows; become familiar with tracking tools.
  • Supply story ideas and lead meetings held to write story lineups.
  • Contribute to meetings held to establish editorial calendars.
  • Monitor developments in communities served by RPI publications.

Expectations

The lifestyle magazine editor is expected to work independently, manage his/her time well and cooperate with members of other departments. Close attention to deadlines and an unfailing commitment to accuracy are essential.

Education or Experience

College degree in journalism, communication or media studies required along with three years of editing experience. Familiarity with Associated Press Stylebook strongly desired.

More detailed job description duties and responsibilities will be shared during the interview process. This is a full-time position. Submit a cover letter when applying. Please apply using the form below. 

Account Executive: Emerald Coast Market

Rowland Publishing seeks a professional to build up market share with our 20+ magazine and digital packages. The ideal candidate should have previous sales and marketing experience, in media preferred (both print and digital), and be willing to go the extra mile to serve our customers well and earn new ones. Must be self-motivated, able to work independently, willing to attend events, be detail-oriented, and have excellent interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills. Must be comfortable handling multiple tasks and changing priorities in a fast-paced environment. The position is located on the Emerald Coast (Pensacola-Panama City Beach), Florida. Base salary, expenses, with earned commission with benefits will be offered. Experienced proven professionals only. Please apply using the form below.

We’re always looking for talented people.

  • Step 1: Download and fill out the Employment Application by clicking the button below.
  • Step 2: Fill out the Applicant Information web form below (make sure to upload a completed employment application, a cover letter, and your resume at the bottom of the web form).
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