Details for Tex Appeal

Tex Appeal
Magazine Editor
Tex Appeal, a premier lifestyles magazine in Central
Texas, seeks an experienced journalist to lead the editorial
planning and writing for the popular publication. This is
a part-time position – perfect for an individual who wants
a flexible schedule.
Tex Appeal is published by Frank Mayborn Enterprises,
a respected, privately-owned media company that has
served Central Texas for 90 years. The magazine is
delivered to subscribers of the Temple Daily Telegram and
the Killeen Daily Herald. It is also available at dozens of
single-copy locations.
The successful candidate will be a motivated,
experienced writer and editor with excellent planning
skills. They will work collaboratively with the managers
and sales teams from the two daily newspapers and the
magazine’s freelance contributors.
• Plan content for each issue.
• Write a majority of the stories for each issue.
• Assign and direct the work of freelance writers and
• Ensure editorial and production deadlines are met.
• Build a network of content contributors.
• Suggest content and promotional activities that
enhance the magazine’s image and long-term success.
• Represent the magazine and company in the
• Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or related field.
• Experience working for a newspaper, magazine, or
trade publication as a reporter, writer or editor.
• Excellent grammar, spelling, writing and editing skills.
• Good computer skills.
• Organized and detail-oriented.
• Self-directed and able to work independently.
• Ability to meet deadlines.
• Positive attitude and professional appearance.
To be considered for this part-time opportunity please
send cover letter, resume and three representative writing
samples to:

P.O. Box 6114
Temple, Texas 76503