Job Posting: Web Editor and Features Writer
Ottawa Life Magazine
Closing Date: August 26, 2016
Who We Are:
Ottawa Life Magazine is the capital’s longest running bi-monthly magazine. We are a general interest publication that shines a spotlight on the amazing things happening in this city. Right now we’re in the midst of a full website redevelopment, changing everything from our look to content strategy. We work in the heart of the city, between Parliament and the Nature Museum, to follow the city’s biggest power players and trendsetters.
The Web editor will be a leader in reshaping our online presence. You regular duties would also include editing all editorial content before it goes online, and organizing when web pieces will be published. The web editor works closely with a small team of staff and writers to meet deadlines and increase our social media following.
As a features writer, you would craft engaging and informative articles for both print and the web, sharing your work with our tens of thousands of readers on both platforms.
Experience editing others work both for accuracy, clarity and CP style
Experience researching, interviewing and writing under tight deadlines
A proven ability to manage a variety of tasks under pressure
Must be a self-starter and able to work independently, often with minimal or no supervision
Managerial experience and a knack for social media is an asset
E-mail your resume, cover letter and up to three examples of published work PDF or direct link format to Eric@ottawalife.com.