Jobs & Internships
Amped Up Magazine is always on the lookout for talented people to join its team of writers, photographers, editors, designers, marketers, social media experts and event planners. See “Current Openings” for details on current open Jobs.
Internships are offered year-round in all departments. Amped Up strives to provide the most hands-on internship experience possible. Since Amped Up’s inception, the magazine has been proud to work with students from some of the best programs in middle TN. Amped Up’s entrepreneurial environment and rapidly growing business allows interns to gain valuable experience in the magazine and marketing industries, as they have the opportunity to directly assist and work alongside department heads on a number of projects at a time. We invest our energy into hardworking, talented individuals looking for a growth opportunity and possibly a future career. If this is you, check out our internships available below. We look forward to meeting you.
AD Sales Director & Traffic Coordinator
We are looking for an ad sales director with 1-5 years of ad sales experience in the publication / digital / online media realm. This person would be responsible for helping us locate and close ad deals with partners for our magazine, as well as have a small team of ad reps working with you. If you have a background in publication and/or online ad sales, we would love to hear from you!
• An upbeat, positive personality with GREAT phone etiquette.
• A comfort with cold calling and researching new leads.
• Ability to lead/guide a small team of ad sales persons.
• Experience in selling to both mid-sized companies as well as advertising agencies.
• A passion for sports & entertainment and a working knowledge of the power of online publications.
• Working knowledge of ad networks.
Please note, we are only looking for candidates who have solid experience in ad sales!
To apply for this position, please send an email using the subject ADVERTISING SALES, with your resume and a detailed note about yourself to firstname.lastname@example.org. Also, list any major accounts that you have worked on if applicable and what types of contact lists you might bring to the table. Please be sure to let your personality shine through!
*This is a virtual position. Must have access to a phone and computer. This is also a commission based position. While we are based out of Murfreesboro, TN… it’s not required that you are Murfreesboro based!
Sales Assistant & Traffic Coordinator
Amped Up is looking for a sales assistant and traffic coordinator who supports the advertising and marketing team. This is a part-time role and ideal for someone looking for a career in marketing, advertising sales or business administration. This person should feel comfortable calling clients and vendors and should be proficient in persuasive writing. To apply, send your resume and cover letter to Publisher at email@example.com. (Commission Based Position)
Online Advertising Sales
Amped Up is looking for an advertising salesperson to sell classified ads in Amped Up Magazine and online advertising on the new ampedupclassifieds.com. This person should have 1-2 years minimum of sales experience with a track record of hitting or surpassing revenue goals. This person should feel comfortable cold calling perspective clients, creating marketing materials, collecting ad artwork and they should be proficient in persuasive writing. To apply, send your resume and cover letter to Publisher at firstname.lastname@example.org. (Commission Based Position)
Responsible for scheduling and executing photos as needed for Editorial, Sales and Marketing staff. Must be adept at working with digital photography and have a keen eye for detail. Also required to shoot party pictures for the Amped Up Team at the hottest events and parties in Middle TN. This internship demands some weekend and evening availability and an outgoing and upbeat personality. Interested applicants should send resume, cover letter and sample images to email@example.com.
Responsible for assisting editors as needed, which includes, but is not limited to: writing event calendar, fact checking, research, story development and miscellaneous in-office projects. Copyediting skills preferred. Interested applicants should send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Advertising Department Internship
Amped Up seeks a Sales Intern to join its team. To apply, send resume and cover letter to email@example.com.
Graphic Design Internship
Assists designers in Editorial, Marketing and Sales departments in color correction, photo extractions and design as needed. Must be creative, detail-oriented and have a team-oriented approach to their work. Interested applicants should send resume, cover letter and design samples to Advertising Designer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Marketing and Events Internship
Responsible for assisting Marketing & Events Coordinator as needed with event planning, public relations, online marketing and publicity efforts. Assist with event planning, set up, promotion and day of and event. Assist with monthly public relations strategy and media pitches. Write press releases, email blasts and copy for clients. Must have strong writing skills, be detail-oriented and have a team-oriented approach to their work. Interested applicants should send cover letter and resume to email@example.com.
Video Production Internship
Responsible for producing videos and podcasts for the Internet. Shoot cover story interviews and client events, behind-the-scenes footage at photo shoots, and interviews with clients for advertising purposes. Edit raw video and audio material. Work mostly on location and edit from home, if preferred. This internship requires flexible hours and some weekend and night availability. Interns with their own video equipment and/or editing software are preferred. Applicants must have prior experience with shooting and editing of digital video and audio. Interested applicants should send resume and sample videos to firstname.lastname@example.org.
All other inquiries should be directed to Business Manager at email@example.com. No phone calls, please.