Full-time Positions

Editorial Assistant

Mobile Bay Magazine is looking for an editorial assistant. We are seeking a candidate with a four-year degree who is well-versed in AP style, writing and editing, and who is energetic and organized. Microsoft Word, Excel and basic computer skills a must. Familiarity with Adobe InDesign preferred. The job requires knowledge and interest in our area and its customs, history, people and places. Willingness to collaborate, work as a team and take direction all a must. The position is full-time, on-site and entry-level. Please send resume and writing samples to [email protected] with the subject line “MB Editorial Assistant.” Email only, please.

Mobile Bay Magazine is always looking for freelance writers, photographers and artists with fresh perspective and new story ideas. Knowledge/familiarity of the Mobile Bay area is a must. Interested parties may send a resume, cover letter, work samples and any story queries to with the subject line “MB Freelancer.” Email only, please.

Editorial Internships (Unpaid)

In the fall, spring and summer, Mobile Bay Magazine selects several college students and recent graduates for our internship program. Interns work directly with the editorial staff in nearly every step of the publishing process. Responsibilities include fact checking, editing, light copywriting, production assistance and light photo styling. The ideal candidate is a hardworking go-getter with an eye for detail, a passion for storytelling and close ties to the Mobile Bay area. A major in journalism, communication, English or a related field is preferred.

In general, applicants must be in their junior year or later. Dates and times are flexible, though interns must work at least 20 hours per week. Most colleges and universities accept this internship program as course credit. While applicants are exposed to aspects of graphic design and advertising, we do not offer internships specifically in these fields. The position is unpaid. To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, writing samples and the dates you are available to with the subject line “MB Intern.” Email only, please.