Editorial Assistant

We're looking for a full-time assistant to aid editorial and design staff during the production of assigned print and/or digital publications. This is an entry level position with great opportunity for advancement, based solely on attitude and performance.


Grey Dog is a fast-paced, yet relaxed publishing house located in West Des Moines, IA. We offer full-benefits and a competitive salary, with great opportunities for advancement within the company.


Hy-Vee Balance Magazine covers a variety of health and fitness related topics, and features celebrities and athletes such as Harrison Barnes, Mark Wahlberg, Laurie Hernandez and more.

Hy-Vee Seasons Magazine, a cuisine and lifestyle publication, covers kitchen prep and technique, Hy-Vee initiatives and over 30 recipes per issue, developed by our very own test kitchen staff.

Life:Beautiful, a women’s Christian lifestyle magazine, covers a variety of helpful topics with a Biblical perspective including craft projects, devotions, finance, health, home improvement, organization, travel, while featuring advice columnists such as Joyce Meyer and Dave Ramsey.


  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Graphic Design or related field
  • Ability to multi task and attention to detail
  • Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, Web/Interactive Design experience a plus
  • Desire to work on a collaborative team with high standards
  • Highly motivated with ability to work in a deadline-driven environment
  • Must be physically able to lift 40 pounds or more
  • Positive attitude
  • Responsible for a variety of prop organization and management, cleaning, maintenance, studio and office support
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Job Location: West Des Moines, Iowa
Position/Type: Full-Time/professional
Benefits: Medical/HSA/401K/LTD/AD&D/Life Ins./Dental/PTO/Vision
Compensation: Highly Competitive

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