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Company: Fine Lifestyles/Fine Homes Magazine
Wage Comments: Merit-Based
Date Posted: July 30, 2013
Closing Date: August 7, 2013
Position is: FT
Hours Per Week: 40
How To Apply:
Send your resume with 3 references and 3 writing samples to firstname.lastname@example.org. Only those short-listed will be contacted.
Fine Lifestyles & Fine Homes magazines are upscale, glossy, quarterly magazines with approx 120,000 top income-earning readers in each area and are delivered free of charge to: up-scale homes, major hotel rooms, medical offices, book stores, to subscribers and on the Internet. We currently publish in the Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM), 6 Saskatchewan cities, Cleveland Ohio and soon in Kingston, Ontario, Manitoba and Alberta. Our business plan includes expanding throughout the Maritimes, Canada and the U.S. Fine Lifestyles is only a four year-old company, but is growing very rapidly (400%). Now is a good time to get in!
Job Duties: With respect to editorial and advertorial work:
Supervise/assignment /co-ordination of staff and free-lance writers, as well as free-lance photographers, to assure production deadlines are met
Maintain and report on production schedules
Editing staff and free-lance writers’ work
Originate & develop suitable editorial material for publications with your team & publishers
Secure local and international celebrity interviews in conjunction with publishers
Attending regular staff meetings
HR (writers/associate editors)
Represent the company at various functions (PR)
Other typical editor duties
Your Favourable Attributes:
Able to multi-task
Able to work in a fast-paced environment with tight and sometimes shifting, deadlines.
Good with people (staff, contractors and clients)
Excellent knowledge of computers, word processing, spreadsheets, and email.
Working knowledge of Canadian Press Style.
Able to work from home
Work Site Location:
Minimum Requirements / Work Experience:
Degree in journalism, English and experience preferred. Very creative with respect to being able to make contacts with a variety of organization for stories which match the genre of our magazines, as well as represent the company at various upscale and community functions.
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