Boston magazine Careers and Freelance Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

Senior Editor

Boston is seeking a Senior Editor to join an experienced team of award-winning magazine makers at New England’s premier monthly.

Want to join?

For magazine editors who also love to write and have at least four years of longform and feature experience, this is a dream job. You’ll have the time and resources to develop 4,000-word-and-up stories from across the region, focusing on a city that’s at the center of national discussions on politics, policy, education, finance, tech, media, innovation, sports, culture, and crime—with inside access to many of the nation’s biggest personalities. And you’ll work in a fast-paced, digital-friendly newsroom that’s reaching a growing audience in print, online, and at our signature events. We are looking for someone who’s excited to generate feature ideas, contribute monthly to the front-of-book, and write and edit provocative features throughout the year.

If you are a qualified candidate and interested in this position, please email a cover letter, resume, and five clips that demonstrate longform writing and editing excellence to  jobs@bostonmagazine.com. We value diversity. Phones calls, or walk-ins will NOT be accepted.


Other Employment Opportunities

For more information about current full-time employment opportunities or to send a résumé, please contact Alexandra Nodiff at jobs@bostonmagazine.com. Metro Corp. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Freelance Opportunities and Pitching

Boston magazine accepts freelance pitches for both print and digital products. Send ideas to pitches@bostonmagazine.com.


Account Coordinator

The Account Coordinator is an energetic, dedicated team player that is able to provide a wide range of support for multiple Account Executives.

Account Coordinator responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assists in all aspects of the order process (new orders, revisions, collecting materials)
  • Preparing Account Executives for client meetings
  • Assemble digital media grids
  • Create and send go live documents for digital ads
  • Create recaps at the end of all digital campaigns (print, digital, & experiential)
  • Client relationship management/Client services management
    • Coordinate with the AE’s to ensure all new and renewal clients are added to our lists, Insightly and are receiving all follow up information and material needed once the contract is signed.
  • Assisting in proposal writing and RFPs
  • Collecting all advertisements for Boston and ancillary publications
  • Collecting and working as the liaison for all digital items for bostonmagazine.com
  • Administrative needs and thorough follow-up
  • Preparing media kits and creating client recaps
  • Fact checking advertisements
  • Executing mailings
  • Manage contact database – Insightly
  • Assist Marketing department with event execution

Reports to the Client Services Director

Desired Skills & Experience

  • BA degree required.
  • Very strong work ethic.
  • Excellent verbal & interpersonal communication skills.
  • Excellent written skills and knowledge of grammar and style.
  • Exceptional time-management, planning, organizational and administrative skills.
  • Ability to organize and prioritize workload.
  • Team player.
  • Effectively manage multiple projects simultaneously and pay close attention to detail.

Please send a résumé to Becky Festa at bfesta@phillymag.com.


Boston magazine Internships

General Information

Boston magazine offers internship opportunities for the fall, spring, and summer semesters. During their time at the magazine, our interns gain real-world experience in the industry by working on timely projects in various departments. Metro Corp. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Universal Internship Requirements

All interns must be current college/university students and must receive academic credit for their internship. Internships are unpaid.

Application Deadlines:
Spring session: Apply by November 15, 2018
Summer session: Apply by March 15, 2018
Fall session: Apply by July 15, 2018

Internship Descriptions