JPC Fellowship Program

Company: The Jerusalem Press Club
Category: Reporting
Job: Paid Reporting Fellowship

Remuneration: Monthly allowance
Location: Israel
Deadline to apply: Feb.10, 2018
Duration: Up to 3 months, starting June 2018

Description:
The Jerusalem Press Club is offering paid reporting fellowships at Israeli and international media outlets based in Israel. These fellowships are open to alumni of Graduate Journalism Schools with interest in international reporting.

The highlights of the internship

  • $1,200 monthly allowance;
  • First-week accommodation;
  • Flight tickets;
  • Assignment at an Israeli or international media outlet based in Israel;
  • Weekly enrichment on the Middle East, Israel, and the Palestinian Territories, by JPC;
  • The personal journalistic project, guided by an Israeli mentor.

A selection committee consisting of leading foreign correspondents will select the winning candidates for 2018.

Requirements:

Applications must include:

  • CV (one-page maximum);
  • 2 Letters of recommendation;
  • One-page explanation: Why the applicant is a good candidate for such internship; why such reporting internship in Israel might contribute to the future professional career of the applicant; what stories the applicant would cover if he or she were journalists in Israel.
  • Samples of journalistic works, if available. Specifying which work the applicant would prefer – broadcast, print, radio, online media etc.

To Apply:

Send applications no later than February 10th, 2018 to jpcfellowship@gmail.com

For more information:
Visit jerusalempressclub.com/

Miscellaneous:

The Jerusalem Press Club (JPC) is a private club where journalists and professionals from a variety of fields gather to meet, network, and dine with local and international thinkers, leaders and prominent news-makers.
Located in the historic Mishkenot Sha’ananim neighborhood, JPC is a gem in the modern city of Jerusalem. It is a home away from home for both foreign journalists residing in Israel as well as their visiting counterparts. Established just outside the Old City walls in 1860, Mishkenot Sha’ananim was founded by the great philanthropist Sir Moses Montefiore and for the last four decades served as a guesthouse and source of inspiration to creative spirits artists, scholars, and writers from around the world.

Paid Winter 2018 Internship at La Scena Musicale

Thanks to funding from Young Canada Works, La Scena Musicale is offering an 11-12 week paid internship in Editorial, Programming, Marketing or Sales

Location: Montreal, Que.
Salary: $13/hr — 35 hrs/week
Duration: 11-12 weeks until March 31, 2018
Deadline to Apply: ASAP

Description:
Assisting the Editor in chief in his duties;
Taking part in all tasks related to the preparation and publication of an arts magazine;
Taking part in all editorial and production meetings;
Working on production of editorial content under the editor’s supervision;
Performing an array of writing and production related tasks;
Updating magazine website and edit weekly e-newsletter.

Qualifications:
Related field of study and/or experience;
Fluency in English and French, both written and oral;
Self starter with a sense of initiative and personal responsibility;
Ability to work under pressure and tight schedules;
Knowledge of HTML and Photoshop, an asset;
Knowledge of the arts in general and music in particular are a definite asset.

*Note about Young Canada Works: Students must be less than 30 years old, Canadian, was a full-time student in Fall 2017 with the intention of returning to full-time studies in Fall 2018.

To Apply:
Send your CV and cover letter to: cv@lascena.org.

For More Info:
https://sites.google.com/a/lascena.org/dons/english-version

“Reporter multiplateforme” Training and Internship

Company: Radio Canada
Category: Multiplatform Reporting
Job: Multiplatform Reporter Internship (in French)
Remuneration: Paid
Location: Regina (Training Program) / across Canada (Internship)
Deadline to apply: ASAP
Duration: 12 weeks (5-weeks training + 7 weeks internship)

Description: 

The program is called “Reporter multiplateforme,” and it consists of a 5-week training program given out of Regina for reporters (mainly recent graduates from journalism schools) followed by a 7-week internship in a regional Radio-Canada station (across Canada). It is a paid program, and we select 10 participants.
The next session starts on April 9, and with the internship, lasts until June 29.

This program is completely in French.

Requirements: See website

To Apply:
Contact reportermultiplateforme@radio-canada.ca

For more information:
Visit here: https://sites.google.com/cbc.ca/metier-journaliste-5-semaines 

Miscellaneous:

Since its inception and until today, CBC / Radio-Canada is there to witness the evolution and Canadian realities, day after day. All content produced, including news and culture, informs, enlightens and entertains Canadians and continue to do so for years to come. CBC / Radio-Canada is a great place to work. As the national public broadcaster, our mandate is to inform, enlighten and entertain Canadians from coast to coast.

Three communications positions at Genetec

Company: Genetec
Category: Marketing/Communications
Job: Marketing Communications Administrative Assistant
Remuneration: Paid Contract
Location: Montreal
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: 12 months

Description: 

The role of the Marketing Communications Administrative Assistant is to support various administrative and clerical activities as it relates to the Marketing Communications department and the Americas Marketing team. This role requires versatility, attention to detail, and the ability to oversee multiple projects and tasks at once. The Marketing Communications Administrative Assistant will help with requisition requests and budget tracking, communications research and support, logistics and inventory management, support for some digital marketing related activities, data entry, corporate HQ visits, and fielding various Sales and Marketing brochure and promo item requests. They will be expected to attend team meetings to fully understand the scope of our major projects and initiatives, and coordinate administrative tasks as needed.

Requirements:

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English; French and other languages an asset
• Strong attention to detail
• Ability to manage multiple competing projects and deadlines
• Strong Microsoft Excel and Word skills
• Knowledge of HTML/HTML5/CSS an asset
• Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work well with cross-functional groups
• Strong research skills (both off and online)
• Knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics CRM an asset
• Enthusiastic approach to all tasks, big and small, and willingness to learn
• Recent graduate in marketing, communications, graphic design, public relations, or other related post-secondary programs of study


To Apply:

Apply online at: https://tinyurl.com/ydhefvb2

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Company: Genetec
Category: Marketing/Communications
Job: Content Marketing Coordinator
Remuneration: N/A
Location: Montreal
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: N/A

Description: 

The role of the Content Marketing Coordinator is to coordinate marketing communications projects involving copywriters and internal and external clients. This role requires versatility, exceptional attention to detail and the ability to manage a multitude of projects at once. This person will be involved in projects aimed at promoting our solutions and services on a worldwide basis while working in close collaboration with our marketing communications, product marketing, and digital marketing teams.
Reporting to the Content Marketing Manager, the Coordinator’s key responsibilities revolve around executing on the content calendar. This includes content writing and review, preparing writing briefs for copywriters, conducting interviews, doing research, and ensuring projects are completed on time. The coordinator also provides an editing service to the entire marketing team where they ensure content is on-brand and consistent in terms of style, quality, and tone of voice. This role requires a high level of autonomy, excellent written/spoken English skills and the ability to be creative in problem-solving.

Requirements:

• Bachelor’s degree in marketing communications, journalism, or equivalent
• 1-3 years of journalism, copywriting, or marketing experience, preferably in the hi-tech industry or technical environment
• Excellent writing and proofreading skills in English
• Excellent verbal communication skills in English. French language skills also required.
• Exceptional attention to detail
• Ability to manage multiple competing projects and deadlines
• Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work well with cross-functional groups
• Strong team player with innovative ideas who is able to partner with others to achieve objectives and to work autonomously
• Enthusiastic approach to all tasks, big and small
• High-technology and computer savvy preferred
• Excellent Microsoft Office suite skills
• French, Spanish, or German writing skills an asset


To Apply:

Apply online at: https://tinyurl.com/y85o58ab

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Company: Genetec
Category: Marketing / Communications
Job: Communications Coordinator
Remuneration: Paid Contract
Location: Montreal
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: One Year

Description:
The Communications Coordinator must be a high-energy, self-starter that is organized and accountable. The candidate for this job is a team player who welcomes collaboration, is resourceful and enjoys a flexible work environment in a fast-paced, high tech company. It is essential that the candidate be comfortable multi-tasking and be skilled in prioritizing tasks. He or she is resourceful, autonomous and excited about PR and media relations.

Requirements:
• Bachelor’s Degree in marketing, journalism or related field
• 1-3 years B2B PR or media relations experience Preferred
• Degree in journalism, public relations, corporate or marketing communications
• Professional experience in B2B journalism, public relations or marketing communications
• Language requirements: Native/Fluent written and spoken English. Fluent French written/spoken preferred.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Experience writing press releases, pitches, briefs
• Ability to translate complex concepts for a variety of audiences
• Proficient in AP Style
• Superior organizational and multi-tasking skills
• Experience with media tools such as CISION press database
• Knowledge of social media networks/platforms: Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook
• Proficient in Microsoft Office and web-based PR tools and media databases
• The ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced, deadline-sensitive environment


To Apply:

Apply online at: https://tinyurl.com/y9qnbmft

For more information:
www.genetec.com

Miscellaneous:

For more than 15 years, Genetec has led the development of world-class unified IP security solutions. We began in 1997 by pioneering the first-ever IP video management software, giving customers at the time never-seen-before system flexibility, hardware freedom and ease of system growth through a powerful, open solution that was easy to use. Today, Genetec is a global provider of IP video surveillance, access control and license plate recognition solutions unified in a single platform, called Security Center. We work with partners on six continents to help provide safer, more secure environments for small to medium-sized and enterprise-class businesses in more than 80 countries.

 

 

Freelance Content Writer – Apartmate

Company:  Apartmate
Category: Website
Job: Freelance Content Writer
Remuneration: TBD, paid per article
Location: Remote
Deadline to apply: ASAP
Duration: Ongoing

Description:
Apartmate is a website for rental apartments and roommates. We are looking for a freelance content writer to produce articles for our blog. Specifically, we would like a journalism student or recent graduate to conduct and write fun, original interviews of roommates living in major Canadian cities.

Job description:
• Organize 1 or 2 interviews per month (in-person or by phone) with people in diverse shared living arrangements
• Conduct keyword research to inform interview questions
• Create thoughtful, quirky or fun interview questions
• Photograph or obtaining a photograph of each interviewee
• Write-up each interview and publishing it on the blog
• This is a remote, ongoing work role
• We will provide keyword guidance and feedback
• You will be paid per article

Requirements:
The ideal candidate will have:
• A background or experience in writing, blogging, or journalism
• Knowledge of short and long-tail keyword research
• Understanding of content marketing and search engine optimization
• The ability to write in a style that is fun and easy to read
• The interest and self-discipline to complete at least 1 interview per month on an ongoing basis
• First-hand experience of the challenges and joys of living with roommates
• Access to a diverse network of communities in major Canadian cities

To Apply:
Send us an email to info@apartmate.ca with the following:
1. Resumé
2. Two relevant writing samples

We thank everyone for their interest and application in advance but only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

For more information:
Email: sarah@apartmate.ca (Sarah Bermingham, founder)

Miscellaneous:
Apartmate was created by a team of two. You will be working directly with the founder in an informal and collaborative dynamic.

Part-time reporter/researcher at The Lobby Monitor

Company: The Lobby Monitor
Category: Daily subscriber service
Job: Part-time writer/researcher
Remuneration: Paid, based on experience
Location: Ottawa, Ont.
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: TBD

Description:
The Lobby Monitor is the leading news source on Canada’s lobbying business and provides exclusive coverage on who is influencing top decision makers on the federal scene and beyond.

The Lobby Monitor is a subscriber service that provides daily news and analysis about the strategies and people behind public policy advocacy, issues management, government relation campaigns and procurement in Canada.

Requirements:
The ideal candidate will be an experienced journalist covering politics and/or business news at a reputable news organization. We are seeking a candidate with expertise covering federal politics, lobbying, and/or regulatory affairs. The successful candidate will possess an acute attention to detail, impeccably clean copy and experience editing in a fast-paced, daily newsroom. Knowledge of Canada’s key industries such as oil and gas, mining and resource extraction, transportation, and healthcare, are an asset.

Qualifications:
-A degree in journalism or communications
-Experience covering politics and/or business
-Knowledge of Canadian federal/provincial government
-An understanding of regulatory affairs, industry issues, key government stakeholders and lobbyists
-Editors may also be asked to contribute to various other projects or events hosted by The Hill Times

To Apply:
Please send your cover letter stating you found this job on Jeff Gaulin’s Job Board (Reporter/Researcher REF#: JG27875), resumé, writing samples, and salary expectations to:

Tracey Wale, HR and Business Operations Manager
Hill Times Publishing Inc
246 Queen Street
Ottawa, Ontario
K1P 5E4 ,
Tel: 613-232-5952

E-mail: twale@hilltimes.com

For more information:
www.hilltimes.com


 

 

 

Junior Video Editor

Company: AskMen
Category: Website/Social Content
Job:  Junior Video Editor
Remuneration: Paid, based on experience
Location: Montreal (Plateau area)
Deadline to apply: ASAP
Duration: Permanent part-time (20 hrs/wk)

Description:
AskMen is looking for an ambitious, socially-minded video editor to come aboard and make well-informed videos that will help our audience discover the latest and greatest products as they’re developed and released.

The ideal candidate is a fast researcher, an effective storyteller, a team player and someone who’s familiar with digital content creation tools.

Requirements:
– Studies in at least one of the following fields: journalism, writing, communications, online content management
– 3 to 6 months experience working for a digital publisher or online publication
– Comfortable with Adobe Creative Cloud video software (Photoshop, Premiere, After Effects)
– Fluent in English and French
– Ability to learn quickly

Must be available to work 20 hours a week between 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. at our office in the Plateau. Position to start as soon as possible.

Duties:
– Research new products to pitch for coverage
– Write scripts and articles
– Acquire media assets (photos, videos, quotes etc)
– Edit video based using an in-house template
– Distribute content on various platforms (our homepage, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc)


To Apply:
Email your résumé and a link to your reel to:

dennis@askmen.com and include “Junior video editor position” in the subject line.

Only candidates invited for an interview will be contacted. Please do not call.

For more information:

www.askmen.com

Miscellaneous:

AskMen helps men become the best version of themselves. From comprehensive step-by-step guides that help readers understand tricky topics to annual blockbuster editorial events curated by men’s lifestyle experts, we provide no-nonsense advice that helps guys navigate the ups and downs of everyday life. Search-powered and influencer-driven, the AskMen content ecosystem is about helping readers make sense of a fast-paced world that expects great things from men — and expects them to look the part, too.

 

 

 

Associate Editor (Social) / Digital Manager

Company: Cartoon Brew
Category: Website
Job: Associate Editor (Social)/Digital Manager
Remuneration: Salary based on experience
Location: Montreal
Deadline to apply: ASAP
Duration: Full-time, ongoing

Description: 

CartoonBrew.com is looking for a Montreal-based individual who is comfortable working independently and would thrive on a small team. The person will be tech-savvy, exceptionally skilled, and highly motivated.

As an industry-leading publication with a small and dedicated staff, this position offers a chance to take part in all aspects of a media site with significant opportunities to grow. The Associate Editor/Digital Manager will enjoy learning new skills and building on their existing skill set, and they recognize the importance that small details play in the success of an editorial team. The individual should have the initiative to take ownership and move projects forward independently with minimal supervision, but know when to check in with stakeholders.

Requirements:

– Curate, create, schedule, and distribute e-newsletter;
– Curate, create, and schedule content for Cartoon Brew’s e-commerce initiatives;
– Oversee the growth and development of Cartoon Brew’s jobs platform, including outreach to studios;
– Prepare and schedule content for various platforms across Cartoon Brew’s social presence, and strategizing the growth of various channels;
– Set up ads on server and work with ad clients to ensure that ads are properly served;
– Be ready to jump in and help the editor-in-chief with extra work, that includes copy editing, conducting research, and transcribing;
– Additional duties and projects, as assigned.

Duties/Responsibilities
– Full-time work (40 hours per week)
– Bachelor’s Degree in journalism, communications, or related field
– Highly organized with a keen eye for detail
– Excellent English communication skills, both verbal and written, and able to deliver copy to a high standard
– Adaptable in this swift-changing media landscape. Can multi-task and hit the ground running on new challenges
– Proficiency in (or at least some familiarity with): WordPress (or similar CMS), Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Instagram, and Pinterest for Business, MailChimp (or similar email campaign platform), GoogleDocs; Google Analytics; Microsoft Word; Photoshop
– Knowledge (or interest) in animated filmmaking is a plus

Experience
The ideal candidate is at the start of their career in media and eager to apply their skills from college and past internships/entry-level positions at a company that covers a booming and fun creative industry.

To Apply:
Send an email to amid@cartoonbrew.com with resumé, links to any writing samples, and a brief explanation of why you’re the right candidate for the job. Candidates considered will be hired on a temporary one-month contract and will be considered for a permanent, full-time position upon completion.

For more information:
www.cartoonbrew.com

Miscellaneous:

Now in its 14th year, Cartoon Brew is the most widely read animation industry news resource, fueling the daily conversation about the evolving art and business of animation around the globe. Site topics include cgi, vfx, vr, video games, as well as tv series and theatrical films. The site prides itself on providing its readers with independent insights and in-depth reporting on the animation industry sector, while launching initiatives that bring value to the community, such as the educational platform CB-Ed, and the short film showcase CB Fest.

 

 

Winter Internship for Students at International Print/Online Magazine

Company: THEFINEPRINT
Category: Unpaid internship
Job: Curator/writer
Remuneration: Pro bono
Location: Montreal
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: TBD

Description:
Are you a creative, avant-garde curator and/or a talented writer seeking mass exposure? Look no further!

We are looking to share what you are working on, collaborate on unique projects, share your thesis with our readers! Whether you are a writer, designer, painter, photographer, or you simply want to get an idea you have to execution, we would love to hear from you. Emerge as a critical thinker and maker!

We are currently looking for internationally-based creatives to research and produce unique and distinctive content in the fields of art, fashion, photography, design while having a personal sensibility to current sociological events. The research and production of the content will be in correspondence with the editor as well as the given brands, designers, artists or researchers.

Requirements:
Knowledge in WordPress, graphic and/or web design and copy editing are a plus!
* This is an unpaid digital internship. School credits are available.

To Apply:

To be considered, please send a note about yourself, along with your CV, two or more relevant writing samples that demonstrate your interests and understandings of one or many subjects and ability to conduct interviews, as well as portfolio and social media links, if applicable at the following electronic address: eliz.pangia@gmail.com

For more information:

Elizabeth Pangia, Executive Assistant

Email: eliz.pangia@gmail.com

Miscellaneous:

THEFINEPRINT is an independent print and digital magazine published worldwide curating the fine and applied arts.

We believe that original content makes the essence of a publication, so impeccable writing skills and strong command of the English language, foremost interest in out-of-the-box and cutting-edge subjects, meticulousness, creativity, and thirst for learning are a must.

Although we are based in Montreal, THEFINEPRINT’s primary market and distribution point is in London. We have reached an international demographic as we are published in all big metropolitans of the world including London, Paris, Milan, New York, Berlin, Tokyo, Melbourne, Los Angeles and many more. Applicants do not need to be located within these cities.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Internship at a WebTV site dedicated to positive news and social engagement

Company: GoodnessTV
Category: Web TV
Job (s): Varia/Internship
Remuneration: Unpaid
Location: Montreal
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: N/A

Description:

We offer winter internships in these different fields:
• Journalism
• Information team coordination
• Journalistic content research, public relations, and development of the platform
• Community Manager (management of social networks)

Requirements:

In addition to the specific skills of each mission, we are looking for:
• Knowledge of web communication tools
• Fluent in French, both oral and written. Good knowledge of written English. Another language would be an asset
• Good knowledge of word processing software (Office suite) and Internet browsing
• Engagement, creativity, openness, autonomy, capacity for teamwork, and punctuality

To Apply:

We recruit an average of a dozen interns per year, throughout the year. Laptop required.
Send your application (cover letter and curriculum vitae) in French stating your dates of availability to:

GoodnessTV
Att: Léon Coupal
4543 rue Fabre
Montreal, QC
H2X 3V7, Canada

E-mail: stagiaires@goodnesstv.org

For more information:
Tel: 514-525-4736
Website:
http://www.goodnesstv.org

Miscellaneous:

GoodnessTV is a WebTV dedicated to positive news and social engagement. GoodnessTV broadcasts videos of people and organizations working to make a positive difference in the world.