We’re looking for smart, passionate and hardworking people who want to be part of a growing media company to keep our brands the leaders they are.

 

Current Openings

Advertising Sales Representative (Marketing Strategist)

Location: St. Paul, MN

Reports to: Sales Manager

10 Missions Media is seeking a full-time marketing strategist (advertising sales representative) to consult with customers about growing their business by advertising with our award-winning and progressive B2B automotive industry media brands - which together reach 140,000+ businesses across the United States each month.

Ideal candidates are ambitious, self-motivated, confident and are very comfortable making phone calls and presenting the wide array of products we have to offer. Complete training is provided in our St Paul office.

Advertising sales/telesales experience is preferred, but more important than experience is the willingness to learn and a great attitude. Candidate must be outgoing, have a positive attitude and the ability to work as a team member.

Responsibilities and Duties
  • Sales: Prospecting, cold calling and presenting the 10 Missions Media suite of products on a daily basis. Develop relationships with new and existing advertisers, promote 10 Missions Media brands, close sales.
  • Account Management: Servicing and maintaining existing clients through building rapport over the phone, email, handwritten cards, etc.
  • Administration & Reporting: Diligently update all activity with prospects and customers each day in the company CRM system. Provide management with all required reporting and forecasting. Participate in weekly sales meetings and one-on-one manager meetings.
  • Production Support: Provide interface between advertising customer and 10 Missions Media sales service/support team and art department to ensure timely receipt of customer advertising materials, customer approval of advertisements, and other related support required to meet each publication print deadlines.
  • No travel necessary.
Compensation and benefits
  • Base salary, commission (uncapped and recurring) and bonus plan (top performers earn 75k+/year)
  • Employer sponsored benefits plan
  • Paid time off package
  • 401k (w/company match) after first year of employment
  • Great work environment and culture

Applying
Send a cover letter and resume (email to cmesser@10missions.com).

Associate Editor

Location: St. Paul, MN

OUR COMPANY
10 Missions Media is a youthful, fast-paced and quickly growing print and digital media company, producing established, industry-leading national business publications (FenderBender, Ratchet+Wrench, FIXED, MWACA Magazine, and National Oil and Lube News), as well as live events, podcasts, webinars and more. Located in the Hamline Midway neighborhood of St. Paul, our modern workspace (located on public bus routes and near the Green Line) encourages collaboration and personal development among our tight-knit team.

JOB DESCRIPTION
This is a new position, as we are looking to add a talented and motivated journalist to join our award-winning editorial team and assist in producing five publications serving a monthly print audience of roughly 235,000 business owners and operators nationwide. This role helps oversee and execute our diverse media offerings for each title, including but not limited to live events, podcasts, webinars and other digital and multimedia projects.

Though our publications serve readers in the automotive industry, this position does not require any automotive or technical knowledge. These are business publications, focused on providing reader service and impacting the operations, staff and lives of our readers. If you’re an aggressive journalist who is eager to learn about a new industry and make a true impact through your work, this job is for you.
 

The ideal candidate has:

  • Experience in business journalism
  • A B.A. in journalism, English, business or a related field
  • The ability to self-direct, work both independently and as part of a team, and meet deadlines

The associate editor will:

  • Stay on top of industry issues and trends
  • Concept, report and write stories for print and online, following AP style and meeting firm deadlines
  • Build a source list of industry contacts to be mined for story ideas and expert commentary
  • Oversee and assist in print production, and web-first publishing of content
  • Oversee and assist in producing digital and special projects related to publications
  • Work with staff writers on sourcing, reporting, and writing magazine and digital content


Please send a cover letter, resume and three examples of your work to vice president of content and events Bryce Evans at bevans@10missions.com.
 

Graphic Design Internship

Location: St. Paul, MN

Reports to: Art Director

10 Missions Media is an established media company that is committed to cultivating an environment of excellence and emphasizing personal development as a vital factor in our continued success. We are seeking an energetic graphic design student to join our team as an intern, supporting our award-winning magazines, FenderBender and Ratchet+Wrench, both in print and digitally. This is a youthful, fast-paced and exciting company with high expectations. A persistent drive and positive attitude are a must! We work hard and play hard, so if you're ready to get to work, have some fun and learn a few things along the way, this would be a great opportunity for you.

Located in the Hamline Midway area of St. Paul, our modern, open workplace is conveniently located on bus lines and near the Green Line.

This is a part-time internship designed to allow students the flexibility to work while attending school, and gain real-world experience in the field of graphic design in the process. *This internship can be applied toward course credit should your institution allow it. If this is the case, a clear understanding of expectations from both parties should be established prior to employment and documentation shall be provided to 10 Missions Media concerning the details.

JOB DESCRIPTION

This is an internship position working directly with the design department, reporting to the Art Director. Overall work responsibilities include mainly print, but some digital, advertising and proposal design for a range of clients who advertise in our publications. Other duties/tasks may be assigned as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS

First and foremost you must be detail oriented. If not, please don't apply.

  • Must be fluent in Adobe Creative Suite, specifically InDesign
  • An aptitude for detail with good analytical, organizational, and problem-solving skills
  • Strong knowledge of typography, design hierarchy, color theory and composition
  • Conceptual thinker
  • Take direction and adjust easily
  • Strong work ethic
  • A willingness to learn
  • Resourceful and proactive
  • Students working towards a degree in graphic design
  • HTML and Wordpress knowledge a big plus!

BENEFITS

  • Gain credit for school
  • Apply your creative skills to professional projects
  • Opportunity to learn business practices
  • Guidance, mentorship, and feedback from established professionals
  • Chance to work on a variety of projects
  • Portfolio and resume review and feedback
  • Opportunities to get involved with the organization and industry
  • Flexible schedule

This is an unpaid, up to 20/hr a week internship, structured for current students looking to gain course credit towards a graphic design degree. The internship will have three “openings” available year-round. The Spring Internship will run from January through May 2017; The Summer Internship from May through August; and The Fall Internship September through December.

Please submit your resume, cover letter and at least three examples of your work, or link to an online portfolio to zpate@10missions.com with "Graphic Design Intern" as the subject line. Please also indicate which opening you are applying for: Spring, Summer or Fall. No phone calls please. EOE

Editorial Internship Program

Location: St. Paul, MN

Reports to: Managing Editor

OUR COMPANY

10 Missions Media is a youthful, fast-paced and quickly growing print and digital media company, producing established, industry-leading national business publications (FenderBender, Ratchet+Wrench, and Fixed Ops Business), as well as live events. Located in the Hamline Midway neighborhood of St. Paul, our modern workspace (located on public bus routes and near the Green Line) encourages collaboration and personal development among our tight-knit team.

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for a talented and motivated intern to join our award-winning editorial team. The intern will learn how to develop story concepts; cultivate and build relationships with sources; write clean, concise copy on deadline; and work in a fast-paced newsroom with daily, weekly and monthly deadlines. The intern will take part in staff meetings and play a key role in day-to-day magazine production and online news generation, as well as the the company’s extensive social media efforts.

This internship provides hands-on, real-world journalism experience working for publications that serve a vast national audience. The position is unpaid, and for course credit only.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ideal candidate is seeking a degree in journalism, English, business or related field.
  • Writing experience from previous internships or school publications is preferred.
  • Must be able to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Must be able to meet strict deadlines.
  • Ideal candidate has experience with a variety of social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google+.

Please send a cover letter, resume and three of your most impressive clips to editorial director Anna Zeck at azeck@10missions.com.

Integrated Marketing Designer

Location: St. Paul, MN

Who is 10 Missions Media? We are a youthful, fast-paced and quickly growing print and digital media company, producing established, industry-leading national business publications, as well as live events, podcasts, webinars and more.

Who do we look for? Here at 10 Missions Media we look for people who are smart, conscientious and detail-oriented, and enjoy mastering their craft in an open, fresh office environment. We look for people who want to help our company grow and who want to grow themselves and their careers. We look for people who like to make a difference, ask questions, solve problems, collaborate effectively and provide diverse insight to help us all think better and differently.

Are you ready to make an impact with your work?


WHAT YOU’LL DO

Working with our content and events team, you will serve as a key player in partnering with cross-functional stakeholders to define, create and execute design assets for the many different products the company’s brands have to offer its audience. Including, but not limited to: digital ads, print ads, videos, social media graphics, motion graphics/animations and other marketing collateral. This position will also be heavily involved in live events—both in design and planning collateral, and could be tasked with shooting video, recording audio and/or taking photographs for such events.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS, DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES:
  • Maintain and execute brand standards.
  • Collaborate with team members to concept, storyboard, and produce media for print, web, and video.
  • Provide design assistance with events, social media, and email campaigns.
  • Curating and crafting social graphics and video for maximum engagement with our social and online communities.
  • Designing email templates and graphics.
  • Work independently and take ownership of responsibilities.
  • Prioritize projects and meet strict deadlines.
  • Willingness to learn new technology.

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Multimedia, Graphic Design, Video or related field.
  • Demonstration of relevant experience and familiarity with the design platforms used for image and video creation.
  • Well-organized, creative thinker with strong design and production skills.
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, After Effects).
  • Experience with video editing and motion graphics.
  • Must have an eye for color, detail, typography and composition.
  • A strong understanding of print and digital design.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS:
  • Experience with photography and video production.

To learn more about us and what our 10 Missions are, visit www.10missions.com. And check out our cool digs here - https://bit.ly/2x8fcQO.

10 Missions Media offers competitive salary and benefits packages, and an attractive and convenient office environment between Minneapolis and St. Paul near the METRO Green Line.

Don’t see a position that fits you, but still want to contribute? Drop us a line at info@10missions.com.