Writer

Company: Espresso communication
Category: Web publishing
Job: Writer
Location: N/A
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: N/A

Description:
Espresso communication is currently looking for freelancers to make up its team of journalists. Espresso communication is looking for writers specialized in news, entertainment, health & fitness, money or autos.

Position Requirements:
The freelancer must have experience writing in English and be comfortable with searching photos on image databases.

THE APPLICANT MUST SUBMIT:
A resume and samples of their work.

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
Camille Gélinas-Fafard, Publishing Assistant, cgelinasfafard@espressocommunication.com

Miscellaneous
http://www.espressocommunication.com/

Copywriter

Company: Benjamin David Group
Category: Marketing Company
Job: Copywriter
Location: Montreal, QC
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: N/A

Description:
Benjamin David Group is seeking a part-time copywriter to help its company create standout content for a wide range of clients.

Benjamin David Group is looking for a writer who pays close attention to detail but thinks big picture at the same time, and is genuinely excited at the thought of working with several unique brand voices in one day.

The Junior Copywriter would work closely with the Media Manager to produce copy for multiple digital channels: blogs, websites, newsletters, and social media, to name a few.

 

Position Requirements:
The ideal candidate will have:
• A bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications or a related field;
• Ability to write about a wide range of topics;
• Familiarity with tech industry terminologies & trends;
• A solid understanding of “writing for web” techniques;
• An interest in social media channel development & management;
• Excellent priority management skills;
• Experience with WordPress and Hootsuite an asset;
• Perfectly bilingual (FR/EN)
• Interest in working in a fast-paced environment.

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
http://www.benjamin-david.com/careers/

Miscellaneous
http://www.benjamin-david.com/

 

 

Journalism Internship

Company: The Vocalist MAGAZINE
Category: Digital magazine
Job: Journalism Internship / Writer and Editor
Location: Montreal, QC
Deadline to apply: June 5th, 2017
Duration: 120 Hours – From June 2017 to September 2017

Description:
TVM TV is looking for students who are interested in a learning opportunity, where they can extend their journalism, television broadcasting education beyond the classroom.

Purpose:
This TVM TV internship is designed to provide students with a strong interest in broadcast journalism, an opportunity to gain insight into the day to day operations of professional TV production.

Position Requirements:
The ideal candidate:
• Needs to be registered at a university or college on a full-time basis.
• Prefer someone working toward a career in broadcast journalism. Applicant needs to be in good academic standing and possess some knowledge of music industry.
• Needs to be organized, able to meet deadlines and be a self-starter.
• Good writing, production and conversational skills, and be able to transmit information clearly and efficiently.
• The internship will cover a quarter/semester period of approximately sixteen (16) hours per week, with a schedule to be arranged by the intern and the intern coordinator.
• Work effectively in a team environment.
• Maintain a positive and cooperative rapport with staff, management, and clients.
• Project an appropriate professional appearance and demeanor.

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
vocalistmagazinetv@gmail.com

Miscellaneous
http://vocalistmag.com/
Please NO PHONE CALLS.

Writer Internship

Company: Un peu plus loin
Category: Storytelling Studio
Job: Writer Internship
Location: N/A
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: N/A

Description:
Un peu plus loin (unpeuplusloin.com) is a storytelling studio dedicated to creating, producing, and distributing quality content for individuals, brands and broadcasters. The studio was founded in 2016 by producer, director, journalist and well-known social media figure Tamy Emma Pepin. With numerous expanding projects, including its own media platform highlighting diversity in arts and culture, the studio is seeking ambitious, creative and autonomous interns for summer 2017.

Under the editor-in-chief, the writer intern will be in charge of creating written content for Un peu plus loin magazine, and help develop the identity of our emerging publication. Your voice and input will have a decisive impact on the editorial direction the magazine takes so you have to be passionate and eager about this.

The responsibilities will include:
-Content writing for Un peu plus loin magazine
-Provides day-to-day support to the Editor-In-Chief.
-Content adaption for social media platforms
-Development of a newsletter

Position Requirements:
The ideal candidate has creative ideas – ones that will cut through the noise out there and offer a fresh take on current cultural conversations.

He/She should:
– have ability to write about various subjects such as travel, lifestyle, cultural topics and others
– have communication skills on a multi-media level
– be perfectly bilingual
– adapt his/her writing tone for different assignments
– be eager, organized, autonomous, self-reliant and fast on your feet!
– be Detail-oriented
– have knowledge of internet culture, the Arts, design, literature is a must.

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
info@unpeuplusloin.com

Miscellaneous
www.unpeuplusloin.com
Un peu plus loin thanks all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Writer and Editor Internship

Company: The Pop Culture Rainman™ PopCultureRainman.com
Category: Digital Entertainment Media Brand
Job: Writer & Editor Internship
Location: Montreal, QC
Deadline to apply: May 29, 2017
Duration: 120 Hours Spread Out Throughout May 2017 to Mid August 2017.

Description:
PopCultureRainman.com  offers a Content Creation, Video Production, Social Media Management, CJAD Radio Show Internship.

PopCultureRainman.com is seeking exceptional editorial + multimedia all-stars.
Do you have high-brow opinions on viral news? Do you have experience in radio or podcasting?

 

Position Requirements:
The candidate should have a passion for pop culture, music, fashion and trend spotting.
The ideal candidate should have preferably high-brow opinions on viral news.
He/she must be in an undergraduate or graduate diploma program in Department of Journalism.

PopCultureRainman.com is seeking creative candidates who possess at least 3 or more of the following skill sets:

• Exceptional writing and digital editorial skills. Your 1000-word pop culture think-pieces could easily appear in Vice.ca or Vulture.com. You know how to pitch original ideas that will align with The Pop Culture Rainman™ brand and can inspire an editorial calendar. You craft engaging, quality copy whether its for a blog post, newsletter, a Twitter or Facebook page post.
• Video Production + Editing. Experience in lighting, production, direction & editing.
• Professional Photography Skills. An eye for style and design.
• Digital Communications Specialist. Email Marketing, Social Media Management, WordPress + Plugins, Content Creation for Instagram. Good Knowledge of online digital strategies for audience growth, SEO + social analytics tools.
• Experience in radio or podcasting. Producing and editing a podcast is an asset. Radio assistant, research, fact-checking, script writing/lead ins for upcoming CJAD radio show titled “Pop Life.” Pre, mid, post production tasks, including guest booking + relations. Video production for Facebook live + YouTube.
• Promotional television show appearances pre + post production tasks.

THE APPLICANT MUST SUBMIT:
A resume + a brief cover letter detailing why you are an editorial and multimedia all-star! The candidate should also pitch 2 original ideas/essays that would work for popculturerainman.com
Attached examples of your creative work are also encouraged.

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
Renee Gold: Renee@popculturerainman.com

Miscellaneous
https://popculturerainman.com/
The compensation is Academic/Course Credit.

 

Reporter

Company: EAP
Category: Publisher of newspapers
Job: Reporter
Location: Rockland, Embrun ON
Duration: N/A

Description:
EAP, publisher of newspapers in Lachute, QC, Hawkesbury, Rockland, Embrun ON, is seeking the services of an individual capable of writing articles in both French and English for its Rockland and Embrun newspapers.

Working with the managing editor of EAP, the individual will be responsible for:
•  researching and
•  writing the articles and
•  liaising with community members to obtain photos and information for publication in the newspaper and electronic platforms.

The selected individual will also:
• cover some of the community events to collect the information,
• take pictures and shoot videos.

This full-time position is available immediately.

THE APPLICANT MUST SUBMIT:
A resume

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
The managing editor, François C. Legault, at: francois.legault@eap.on.ca

Miscellaneous
For further information: 1-613-443-2741

 

 

 

 

Stage en communication

Entreprise : Canadian Wind Energy Association
Catégorie : Energie verte
Job: Stage en Communication
Lieu : Montréal (Le Plateau Mont-Royal), QC
Date d’échéance :  Avant le 21 avril 2017
Durée : 1er mai au 6 octobre 2017

Description :
L’Association canadienne de l’énergie éolienne (CanWEA) est à la recherche d’un candidat pour un poste de temporaire de 5 mois comme stagiaire en communications. Relevant du Directeur pour le Québec, le/la stagiaire en communications a le mandat d’offrir un soutien dans les tâches reliées aux communications et relations publiques.

Les responsabilités du poste incluent :
• Rédaction de certains textes (lettres, lettres ouvertes, communiqués de presse, etc.) ;
• Alimentation du contenu (suggestion de thèmes à développer, de lignes de communication, de blogues, etc.) ;
• Soutien à l’élaboration d’un plan de communications destiné au Québec et pour le Congrès annuel de l’Association ;
• Révision des traductions (communiqués, publications de CanWEA, sites web, matériel promotionnel, etc.) ;
• Révision du contenu francophone lié au Congrès annuel de l’Association ;
• Révision et maintien du contenu du site Internet en français ;
• Révision et création de contenu francophone pour les médias sociaux ;
• Amélioration du lexique de CanWEA avec le traducteur ;
• Soutien à la veille médiatique ;
• Compilation et mise à jour d’une liste médias au Québec et au Canada francophones ;
• Diffusion de l’information relative au Congrès ;
• Personne-ressource pour les médias francophones lors du Congrès de l’Association du 3 au 5 octobre 2017 à Montréal.

Profil Requis:
Le candidat idéal répond aux critères suivants :
• Études en communications de premier cycle terminées ou en cours. 2e cycle un atout.
• Autonomie, dynamisme et débrouillardise
• Souci du détail
• Capacité à travailler sur de multiples projets à la fois
• Capacité à travailler sous la pression
• Excellentes capacités rédactionnelles en français
• Très bon anglais parlé et écrit
• Intérêt pour les énergies renouvelables et les politiques énergétiques et climatiques

LE CANDIDAT DOIT SOUMETTRE :
Un curriculum vitae et une lettre de présentation

Pour plus d’informations ou pour postuler, merci d’envoyer votre CV à:
Jean-Frédérick Legendre : jflegendre@canwea.ca

Divers
http://canwea.ca/
L’Association canadienne de l’énergie éolienne est un employeur qui prône l’égalité des chances et toutes les personnes qui souhaitent poser leur candidature sont invitées à le faire.

L’association ne communiquera qu’avec les candidats sélectionnés pour une entrevue.

Editorial & Communications Internship

Company: CIM Magazine
Category: Magazine
Job: Editorial & Communications Internship
Location: Westmount, QC
Deadline to apply:  April 12, 2017
Duration: 12-week paid internship, 35 hours per week
Starts from May 8, 2017

Description:
Canada’s foremost mining magazine is offering a 12-week paid internship opportunity for upper-year students and recent graduates.

CIM Magazine is published by the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) eight times per year.

CIM Magazine coverage of mining includes the technical, financial, social and environmental aspects of the industry. Each issue of the magazine contains:
• product briefs
• news
• columns from experts in the field
• a number of short features
• a profile of a mining project
• a long-form feature story
• updates on various activities of the Institute
• mining lore

During the internship, the intern will mainly be called upon to:
• write and edit copy
• conduct interviews,
• attend story meetings
• and see the magazine progress through the production cycle.

He/she will also have the opportunity to contribute to some communications, marketing and social media projects.

Purpose:
The intern will have the chance to have input in all facets of magazine editorial (print and online versions).

THE APPLICANT MUST SUBMIT:
The candidate should submit a resume, portfolio of recent work and a letter of intent outlining how this internship is a good fit for both yourself and CIM Magazine.

Please include your name and the position you are applying for in the subject field of the email.

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
The Editor in chief Ryan Bergen: rbergen@cim.org

Miscellaneous
https://www.cim.org/
$11.25/hr (minimum wage in QC.)

 

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Content Writer Paid Position

Company: LinkNow Media
Category:  Webdesign and Digital Marketing
Job: Content Writer paid position
Location: 4700 Rue de la Savane, #210, Montreal, QC, H4P 1T7
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration:  Full Time – Permanent, 9am-5pm

Description:
LinkNow Media is a company which develops dynamic websites and digital marketing solutions for over 8500 clients throughout the United States and Canada.

LinkNow Media is looking for a talented and creative on-site Content Writer to join its dynamic Design Team.
The Content Writer will write about many different topics as LinkNow Media has very diverse clients (lawyers, pet groomers, septic system repair technicians, etc.)

Purpose:
As a Content Writer, the candidate will significantly contribute to the growth of LinkNow Media’s business.

Position Requirements:
The candidate should have:
• Excellent command of the English language – written and spoken
• Impeccable spelling and grammar
• Great research, organizational, and learning skills
• Familiarity with keyword placement
• Ensure that content contains sufficient keywords for search engine optimization
•Must be able to complete multiple projects within a given time-frame
• Ability to create compelling text to entice prospective clients to take advantage of services and/or products
• Positive attitude
• A love for the written word
• Knowledge of SEO
• Ability to work quickly under deadlines

THE APPLICANT MUST SUBMIT:
Please send us a CV as well as a cover letter
Write a 500-word example text on of the following topics:

1. Weekly lawn maintenance services
2. AC repair
3. Divorce lawyer service
4. Color service from a salon

Instructions:
Include h1, h2, and h3 tags for the headings:
These texts should be written as a page for a website that is promoting the service for the company i.e. landscapers, HVAC, law firms, salons.

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to: hr@linknowmedia.com

Miscellaneous
https://linknow.com/
Salary: $13/hr + cash bonuses

Benefits
Free breakfast
Weekly cash bonuses
Free parking
Weekly pay
Benefits at 6 months
Large cafeteria
Game room
Friendly and motivated environment
Casual dress code
Many opportunities for growth within the company
Company events – talent shows, dinners, fundraisers

 

Insurance: Attractive insurance plan at 6 months

**Only those considered will be contacted.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status

Unpaid Reporter

Company: Mojatatu
Category: Network Operating System
Job: Unpaid Reporter
Location: Montreal, QC
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration:  From April 6th to 8th 2017

Description:
Mojatatu is looking for a volunteer to report on the proceedings of the Linux NetDev conference being held at the Montreal Westin, April 6th to 8th 2017. The reporter would attend conference sessions and then provide a summary of the topic and what discussions and questions may have raised, and post them daily.

Purpose:
Mojatatu is offering an opportunity to get some real experience reporting on a real time event.

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
Steve Jaworski via email at jaws@mojatatu.com or phone 613-371-3893.

Miscellaneous
http://www.mojatatu.info/