Board Positions

Please read and understand the description, qualifications, and requirements for each position before applying. Click on a position to read about it.

Available Positions:

Layout Editor

Photo Editor

Web EDITOR

Marketing Director

Vice Copy Editor


LAYOUT EDITOR

Description -
The Layout Editor is responsible for putting together the physical magazine. This includes recruiting and managing layout designers and helping them through the design process. The Layout Editor is also responsible for making and assigning layout Edits, as will be consulted with Board.

Requirements -

  • College student.
  • Eye for detail.
  • Design and asethetic background and knowledge.
  • Experience in Adobe Ps, Ai, and Id is a plus.


PHOTO EDITOR

Description -
The Photo Editor is responsible for compiling photographs that compliment print and online articles. This includes recruiting and managing photographers and helping them through the editing process. The Photo Editor will also work closely with the Layout Editor to maintain a coherent aesthetic.

Requirements -

  • College student.
  • Eye for detail.
  • Design and asethetic background and knowledge.
  • Experience in Adobe Ps, Ai, Id, and Lr is a plus.


WEB EDITOR

Description -
The Web Editor is responsible for editing online articles and maintaining the website and Al-B's online presence. This includes uploading online articles and other front-end maintenance of the website. The Web Manager will also communicate with the Marketing Director and Social Media Manager to ensure that online content is marketed to its fullest potential and online readership is maximized. There Web Editor also has the option to hire 1-2 Vice Web Editors to assist in editing and maintaining the website.

Requirements -

  • College student.
  • Strong communication.
  • Ability to regularly upload articles and check website.
  • Experience with Squarespace and light HTML/CSS is a plus.


MARKETING DIRECTOR

Description -
The Marketing Director is responsible for continually increasing Al-B's readership, keeping its audience engaged, and maximizing profits via ads. This includes recruiting and managing marketers and guiding them (at discretion) through project(s) to achieve these goals. The Layout Editor should be communicating regularly with the Web Manager, Fianance Director, and Social Media Manager.

Requirements -

  • College student.
  • Strong communication.
  • Experience in marketing and negotiating is a plus.


VICE COPY EDITOR

Description -
The Vice Copy Editor will serve as an understudy to the Copy Editor, and will, at the Copy Editor's direction, edit print and online articles. This includes working with writers through 2-5 rounds of edits. There will be 2-3 Vice Copy Editors working with the Copy Editor.

Requirements -

  • College student.
  • Strong writing skills.
  • Experience in journalism, copy editing, or publications is a plus.