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

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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/

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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

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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

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

Newsroom Radio Room Internship

Company: Toronto Star
Category: Newspaper Organization
Job: Newsroom Radio Room Internship
Location: Toronto, ON
Deadline to apply: June 19, 2017
Duration: N/A

Description:
The Toronto Star is looking for new journalists for our Radio Room internship. The Star hires current post-secondary students to staff its radio room.

Radio Room reporters make regular checks with police, fire and paramedics and monitor social media and other sources for breaking news. They provide quick tips to the newsroom and sometimes do original reporting for all the Star’s platforms.
The work environment is often hectic, so successful candidates must be calm, well-organized and able to juggle several tasks at once. Radio Roomers must be able to persuade sometimes reluctant officials to talk and be prepared to interview victims and family members touched by crime or accidents.
Experience in a daily news environment is a strong asset.
The Radio Room is staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week by post-secondary students working eight-hour shifts. Several students are hired in late summer to work part-time during the school year; a second group of students is hired to work through the summer months.

Position Requirements:
The ideal candidate should be:
• 
Enthusiastic
• talented
• curious
intelligent journalists with a strong work ethic, positive attitude and
have a passion for journalism who bring energy, ideas and new perspectives to their work.
• strong reporting skills and the ability to work quickly and accurately are required.

If you are fluent in a language other than English, please include that information in your application.

THE APPLICANT MUST SUBMIT:
• Cover letter: please include your email address, snail mail address and phone number. Make sure your contact details are on the first page
 Resume
 Some examples of your reporting

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https://www.thestar.com/
Interns work with full-time staff in a challenging but supportive environment. All Star internships are paid, contract positions.

Only those considered for an interview will be contacted.
All submissions will be treated as confidential.

 

Reporting Internship

Company: Toronto Star
Category: Newspaper Organization
Job: Reporting Internship
Location: Toronto, ON
Deadline to apply: June 19, 2017
Duration: From September 2017 to September 2018.

Description:
The Toronto Star is looking for early-career journalists for our one-year reporting internship.

Successful candidates will work on the breaking news desk, where they will work on a variety of stories. Journalists must be able to shoot photos and should have multimedia skills, and story pitches are encouraged by editors.
This internship is open to college- and university-level students or fewer than five years removed from graduation who have never held a full-time, permanent staff position at a company that publishes news daily.


Position Requirements:
The ideal candidate should be:
• 
Enthusiastic
• talented
• curious
intelligent journalists with a strong work ethic, positive attitude and
have a passion for journalism who bring energy, ideas and new perspectives to their work.
• strong reporting skills and the ability to work quickly and accurately are required.

If you are fluent in a language other than English, please include that information in your application.

A full, unrestricted Ontario driver’s licence is required. Applicants must have the legal right to work in Canada.

THE APPLICANT MUST SUBMIT:
• Cover letter: please include your email address, snail mail address and phone number. Make sure your contact details are on the first page
 Resume
 Eight examples of your reporting

Toronto Star intern reporters are expected to be keen observers of our city, interested in the people, places and events that make this a vibrant, complex community in which to live.
In that spirit, please write us a 50-word pitch on something you’ve seen – and that others may not know about – that you think would make a great story.

Note: Submit all requirements in one document. If part of your submission is multimedia,
please be sure it is attached.

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https://www.thestar.com/
Toronto Star One-Year Reporting Internship
Interns work with full-time staff in a challenging but supportive environment. All Star internships are paid, contract positions.

Only those considered for an interview will be contacted.
All submissions will be treated as confidential.

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

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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

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For further information: 1-613-443-2741

 

 

 

 

Volunteer at the world’s biggest mobility event

Company: Movin’On
Category:  Event
Job: Volunteer
Location: Montreal, QC
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: 3 days

Description:
Movin’On, the world’s biggest mobility event will take place in Montreal.
For this event, Movin’On is looking for engaged volunteers.

Purpose:
Participating in Movin’On 2017 means:
• Being surrounded by key players in the field of sustainability.
• Being an integral part of an innovative event and contributing to its national and international standing.
• Forming special relationships with other volunteers, the C2 team and conference participants.
• Obtaining exclusive training offered by professionals on the C2 team.

Position Requirements:
The candidates should be:
Bilingual (French and English)
• Available throughout the event, June 13-15, 2017
• Present at the two training sessions, the evening of May 30, and June 12 all day.

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
Please fill directly in this form.

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https://movinon.michelin.com/en/volunteer/

Training specific to each volunteer position will also be given.

 

Writer

Company: The Catholic Register
Category:  Community Newspaper
Job: Writer, volunteer position
Location: Toronto, ON
Deadline to apply: June 26, 2017
Duration: A year

Description:
The Catholic Register is looking for aspiring young writers, ages 16 to 25.
This is a volunteer position.

Purpose:
The participants will have the opportunity to work with media professionals in Catholic media and to be published in a national newspaper.

Position Requirements:
The idea candidate is an inspiring writer.

THE APPLICANT MUST SUBMIT:
Each applicant must submit:
1.A nomination letter written by a youth minister, pastor or teacher who will vouch that the applicant has a demonstrated interest in media and communications and is a committed Catholic.

2. A resume indicating any journalism experience (e.g. school or campus newspaper, yearbook, photography, relevant courses and other employment history and academic accomplishments).

3. This application form

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
Jean Ko Din
Youth Speak News editor:
1155 Yonge St. Suite 401
Toronto, Ont. M4T 1W2
jean.kodin@catholicregister.org

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http://catholicregister.org/