We are a fun company to work for and offer a dynamic office environment which fosters learning, teamwork and creativity. If you are a professional with an outstanding work ethic, would like a position working with like minded individuals and think you can contribute to the success of the company, then we would love to hear from you.
Writer / Researcher
Post date: 1st January 2019
We are looking for an exceptional individual who wants an exciting career working for arguably Cayman's most successful media company.
We need someone to help write and edit articles and content for our magazines. This is a very varied role which will include updating current content as well as researching new content across all our magazines and websites, and as such we are looking for a talented individual who enjoys a challenge as well as learning new skills. Additionally you will be expected to work on marketing projects, digital content creation and of course social media content.
This is an exciting time to work with Acorn Publishing as we have four of Cayman's most successful magazines, and associated websites, and you will be an integral part of the company's success.
We are looking to fill this position in early 2019 so please submit a resume and a covering letter as soon as possible demonstrating:
- A minimum of 3 years proven ability of research and writing
- An English, journalism or related university degree with minimum 2.2 Hons (or equivalent)
- Exceptional English language, proof reading and writing skills (you will be expected to take a creative writing and grammar test)
Above average aptitude when using Microsoft and Google products Self-motivation, team player and proactive characteristics
Experience of the following would be advantageous:
- Knowledge of Adobe products
- Digital marketing
- Media/Publishing experience
This position could equally suit a recent university graduate, an experienced journalist or magazine editor and as such the monthly salary will depend on the experience of the successful candidate, but will be in the range of CI$3000 to CI$4500 per month. We also offer four weeks holiday per year, health and pension benefits. The candidate will be expected to work with minimal supervision, work long hours when required and work under pressure for sustained periods of time.
If you think you are the right person then please get in touch.
Junior Graphic Designer
Post date: 15th January 2019
Is design in your blood? We want you! We're looking to add a full-time junior graphic designer to our team who can work on our leading print and web products along with their social media entities.
You will be expected to have an exceptional eye for design, but just as importantly you will need to have excellent English language skills.
While graphic design is the main function of this role, the candidate will be an all-rounder who will relish the diversity of tasks expected in a successful publishing company, including, but not limited to writing, research and client management.
Applicants must submit a resume, portfolio and a covering letter as soon as possible and before February 20th 2018, demonstrating:
- A minimum of 2 years of relevant experience
- Exceptional English language, proof-reading and writing skills
- A university education with min 2.2 Hons (in relevant subject)
- Excellent problem solving skills
- Above average knowledge of Adobe products
- Self-motivation, team player and proactive characteristics
- Great organisational and time management skills
Experience of working in an agency or publishing environment would be an advantage, as would a knowledge of HTML5 and digital marketing.
We would be willing to consider individuals who are starting out on their career or more experienced individuals who are looking for a more proactive role in the company and who can share their knowledge in the areas of innovative digital media creation and digital marketing.
Depending on qualifications and experience, we are offering CI$34,000 to CI$44,000 with a full benefits package. If you are looking for a new career opportunity please get in touch!
All enquiries will of course be treated with the utmost confidentiality.
Post date: 15th January 2019
If you are studying English, Journalism, Media/Marketing or a similar subject at university and would like to work with us as an Intern then please get in touch. Every year we mentor 1-2 interns who get invaluable experience working for one of Cayman's leading media companies. Needless to say your English language and writing skills must be above average, and you must pride yourself in your attention to detail. We look forward to hearing from you.