Careers at Hoffman Media

Hoffman Media, LLC seeks qualified applicants for its administrative, circulation, editorial, advertising, and production departments. The following positions are located in our corporate office in Birmingham, Alabama.

Available Positions:

Sewing Assistant to the Editorial Director of Classic Sewing magazine
Do you love to sew? We are seeking a sewing assistant to the Editorial Director of Classic Sewing magazine. Must have technical skills, the ability to write instructions for sewing patterns, and knowledge of fashion design. Will do editorial work with photography. Must be computer savvy. Job offers growth in video, photography, and styling experience. Must be detail-oriented, and able to work under tight deadlines in a fast-pace environment. This will be full-time in Birmingham, AL.

Digital Editor/@thebakefeed and Bake from Scratch magazine
We are seeking a digital-savvy, creative individual to manage the @thebakefeed community on Instagram; brand accounts on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest; produce unique web content; write compelling e-newsletters; and produce sponsored content. The ideal candidate should love to bake, be detail oriented, enthusiastic, confident but willing to take instruction, organized, able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, work well in a team environment, and willing to provide excellent customer service to our audience. Must be self-disciplined and goal oriented.

Some Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Must have a college degree in a related field
  • 2–4 years of experience managing social media/web for a brand
  • Must be able to identify errors, correct them, and contribute content to meet our quality standards
  • Excellent computer skills (e-mailing, Internet research, and Office Suite), as well as exceptional written-communication skills
  • Must have a good understanding of SEO, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, and YouTube
  • Must meet assigned deadlines each week
  • Online marketing and copywriting preferred
  • Some night and weekend work required

Qualified candidates should provide a résumé with cover letter highlighting what makes you the best candidate for this position. In addition, please send three samples of published or unpublished writing or published links.

Baking and Pastry Recipe Developer
Love creating recipes and preparing them for their magazine debut? We are seeking a highly motivated, detail-oriented individual with a minimum of 3 years of experience in professional baking, test kitchens, the magazine industry, or similar environment. In this fast-paced position, you must have the ability to develop recipes based on editorial parameters/themes. We require strong baking/pastry skills, a passion for baking, and the ability to troubleshoot and problem-solve recipes for optimization. A food-related college or culinary degree is preferred. Culinary (savory) experience, project management, and food-styling expertise are a plus. Must have Microsoft Office skills and the ability to write recipes according to provided recipe style guide.

We offer a great work environment, a competitive salary, BCBS insurance, 401K, and other benefits. Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter and résumé by e-mail to jblazenby@hoffmanmedia.com or by mail to:

Human Resources
Hoffman Media, LLC
1900 International Park Dr.
Suite 50
Birmingham, AL 35243
No phone calls please. Hoffman Media, LLC is an equal opportunity employer.