Freelancer writer for Montreal Families

Company: Montreal Families Magazine
Category: Magazine and webzine
Job: freelance writer
Location: Montreal, QC
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: N/A

Description:
Montreal Families provides parents with local information about things to do with kids as well as publishing feature articles about local parenting issues.

Montreal Families  is looking for freelance writers to contribute to its monthly newspaper as well as website. The freelancer may be writing and editing for both the newspaper and website. There will be many other journalism-related tasks, such as writing briefs, proofreading, fact checking etc. as needed.

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
Kelly Wilton at kelly@montrealfamilies.ca

Miscellaneous
http://www.montrealfamilies.ca/

 

 

Writer/Blogger — Eye in Media

Company: Eye-In Media
Category: New Technology
Job:  Writer/Blogger
Location: Montreal, QC
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: Ongoing

Description:
Eye-In Media is a Montreal-based marketing and technology firm that specializes in the development and deployment of Digital Signage and Wi-Fi Solutions.

Eye-In Media has been constantly investing in R&D to provide proprietary innovative solutions for marketing and communications managers. They are recognized in the industry and by their clients, not simply as a service provider, but as a business partner that is always present and active ensuring the continuity and growth of their relationships as well. Eye-In Media founders have thirty-five years of combined experience in roles that have spanned Silicon Valley and big six companies across North America.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:
• Writing articles about the company & its success stories
• Creating Blog Posts about new development (Business, Tech, Marketing, Events, …)
• Writing and Sending Press Releases and Newsletters
• Edit all outbound sales documentations + website
• Help with the Social Media content creation

Purpose:
Eye-In Media is always looking for new talents to join its team with ambitious, passionate and engaging individuals who dream big and think big.

Position Requirements:
The ideal candidate must possess:
• Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications or related discipline
• Strong written and verbal communications skills
• Experience developing internal and external communications
• Have a broad knowledge in tech and marketing
• Is familiar with publishers and media outlets related to tech, marketing, and business
• Understands and can write in the business language
• Strong attention to details
• Proven ability to creating content for web pages, blogs, and articles
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Bilingual (excellent verbal and written communication skills in both French and English)

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
Margie Ramos: mramos@eyeinmedia.com

Miscellaneous
https://www.eye-in.com/fr/welcome.php

Journalism and Multimedia Internship

Company: The Review
Category: Community Newspaper
Job: Journalism and Multimedia Paid Internship
Location: Vankleek Hill, ON
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: 4 months, 35 hours hours/week.
Schedule is flexible but office hours are between 9:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
Six weeks minimum preferred. Length to be determined.

Description:
The Review is an award-winning weekly community newspaper located in Vankleek Hill, Ontario. Vankleek Hill is located halfway between Montreal and Ottawa, about one hour’s drive from both cities.

The intern will write, cover news, shoot videos, record audio interviews, and be part of the community radio station and online initiatives.

The tasks will consist in:
• Gather story ideas and write/produce news stories
• Work with staff to generate copy for the new website, including multi-media items and news updates.
• Fact check, proofread, format, and edit as necessary.
• Create videos and other multimedia communications to supplement news stories, cover music and the arts
• Perform related duties as required

Purpose:
The Review is looking for an exchange. Intern will share ideas and new skills. In return, journalists at The Review will provide established journalism skills, multimedia skills, and sound editing skills.

An intern at The Review is a chance to meet people and explore the student’s creativity as the team will give the freedom to float some new ideas in an open work environment.

Position Requirements:
• Bilingualism is a must.
• Intern must have valid driver’s license, good if they own or have access to transportation during the day and evening and own digital camera.
• Be registered in a journalism-related college or university program, or a recent graduate of a journalism or multi-media program.
• News writing experience preferred.
• Excellent writing, editing, and organizational skills.
• Attention to detail.
• Self-starter who can take direction and contribute ideas.

THE APPLICANT MUST SUBMIT:
Cover letter, resume and 2 writing samples or links to their work.

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
Louise Sproule

Miscellaneous
The Review
76 Main Street East
Vankleek Hill, ON, K0B 1R0

The Review will provide local accommodation in a beautiful bed and breakfast, in the countryside near Vankleek Hill. Kitchen access.  Meals will be up to the student.

A $250 per week allowance will be paid to the intern.
The regular journalist gas mileage rate will be paid to the intern for mileage costs incurred for story or event coverage.

 

RealSport Media looking for sports journalism students

Company: RealSport Media
Job: Unpaid internship, possible growth opportunity
Location: Canada & USA
Deadline to apply: ASAP
Duration: N/A

RealSport Media are looking for sports journalism students to intern remotely for the company on a rolling basis. Candidates can write for the site as much or as little as they please depending on their commitment. There will be room for growth within the company for the correct candidates following the summer months.

Qualifications / Role Description
– We are looking for journalism students who are passionate about sports and who would like to pursue a career in sports journalism.
– The role will include contributing articles to our website about various sports. Articles can either be news, opinion based and/or analysis pieces.
– The desired sports include but are not limited to: American Football (NFL and NCAAF), MLB, NHL, basketball (NBA and NCAAB), Soccer (League and International), UFC/MMA, Wrestling, Tennis, Golf, Rugby, eSports.
What we offer
– RealSport is an accredited sporting news website featuring on both Google News and Newsnow.
– This opportunity will offer the candidate the ability to build their writing portfolio along with adding our accredited news site to their resume.
– Our website is currently getting 500k unique monthly users and growing as the site expands. We offer the chance for our contributors to get their sporting voice/opinion out to our global user base while building a name for themselves in the sporting journalism world.
– This is an unpaid role but for the right candidates there is room for growth within the company which will become a remunerated position.
How to Proceed
If interested, please contact kyle@realsport101.com for more information.