Are you or someone you know interested in supporting the Ruffed Grouse Society and American Woodcock Society mission via the production and coordination of our award winning COVERS magazine? If so, we would love to hear from you. See below for complete details.
Request for Proposal: Managing Editor/Magazine Production Coordinator
The Ruffed Grouse Society and American Woodcock Society seek a qualified individual to serve as an independent contractor to oversee production of their quarterly magazine, Covers.
Plan, coordinate and manage quarterly publication.
Collaborate with RGS/AWS staff to determine each issue’s content, topics, and staff writing assignments.
Plan and coordinate contributors for each magazine issue, including writers, artists and photographers, managing a paid contribution budget.
Coordinate pagination and overall design with the publication designer.
Schedule and coordinate editorial meetings.
Monitor submissions and cultivate new writers.
Control schedules and enforce deadlines.
Oversee proofreading procedures and edit copy when necessary.
Collaborate with contracted advertising sales representative(s) on paid advertisements, and RGS/AWS staff on in-house advertising needs.
Oversee printing and magazine production contracts.
Direct production and printing of the RGS/AWS annual report, the summary of which is published in Covers Magazine.
Design: Northwoods Collective
Advertising: James Dietsch Advertising
Printing: LSC Communications
Submission Instructions: Via email using “Editor” as the subject line, submit proposals, including relevant qualifications, applicable professional experience, and cost per issue by July 29, 2019 to