Communications Intern/Sodexo Canada Ltd.

Company: Sodexo Canada Ltd.
Category: Corporate
Job: Communications Intern
Remuneration: N/A
Location: Tele-work with regular weekly meetings in Ottawa or Montreal
Deadline to apply:  ASAP
Duration: TBD

Description: The Communications Intern is a strong writer who is comfortable with social media and making video content. You will write regular updates and maintain content for our internal website. Web content management training will be provided. You will shoot and edit videos under the guidance of a seasoned professional. Videography training will be provided. You will write content for the weekly electronic newsletter, as well as a range of other content for internal and external audiences. You will work alongside the Director of Corporate Affairs. Your French language skills will be tapped occasionally to review and proofread text. You will play a key role in supporting a new national communications and engagement strategy.

Requirements:
• Full-time work, 40 hours per week.
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point)
• Proficiency with social media (Twitter, YouTube, Facebook, Linked In and Instagram)
• Videography – shooting and basic editing
• Must have strong communication skills and be able to work independently
• Bilingual
• Flexible start and end dates
• Tele-work with regular weekly meetings in Ottawa or Montreal
• Some travel within Canada


To Apply:
Please send your CV and a cover letter to:
anna-karina.tabunar@sodexo.com

For more information:
http://ca.sodexo.com/home.html

Miscellaneous:

Sodexo Canada Ltd. delivers a variety of food and building maintenance services to a range of clients in 89 countries. These services range from project management to energy planning, from technical building maintenance to concierge services, from housekeeping to fitness centre management, and from catering and foodservices to clinical technology management. Today, our 10,000 employees provide services at nearly 750 sites for more than 230 clients across Canada.

Sodexo Canada puts diversity and sustainability at the forefront of our company-wide strategy. Sodexo was named one of Canada’s Top 50 Greenest Employers. Sodexo received the Catalyst Award for promoting the development and advancement of women in the workplace. We are also a Gold Level Progressive Aboriginal Relations member.

Sodexo is proud to have created the Sodexo Foundation, an independent charitable organization that has donated more than 600,000 meals to at-risk youth since it was founded in 2001.

 

Writers for Mediafugees, a new website

Company: Mediafugees
Category: Website
Job: Unpaid writer
Rate: Volunteer
Location: Montreal, Que.
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: Ongoing

Description: 

This new web magazine intends to give a voice to refugees and people in exile.

The idea is to use text, radio, videos, drawings and so on to tell stories about exile. Based in Montreal and Marseille, we are also developing partnerships in England, Germany, Belgium, South Africa, and Indonesia. So it is really a transnational project.

In order to produce great content and beautiful stories, we ask volunteer journalists,
video-reporters, photographers, to help refugees to tell their stories. It could be a great opportunity for journalism students to gain experience and work on a project that has a positive social impact.
HOW TO APPLY:

Please submit your application to:
Email: camille.teste@mediafugees.com

For more information:

http://mediafugees.com/

Writers for Picoum.com

Company: Picoum.com
Category: Website
Job: Unpaid writer
Rate: Volunteer
Location: Montreal, Que.
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: Ongoing

Description: 

Picoum.com, an e-commerce and lifestyle website by primetime TV and radio host Isabelle Racicot, is looking for new bright and fun writers who know how to enjoy life and entertain audiences, to share their passions and stories on our digital magazine.

Whether you have a passion for fashion, love to keep up with trends or are passionate about art and culture, we want you to be apart of our team of writers!

HOW TO APPLY:

Please submit your application to:
Email: contributors@picoum.com

We can’t wait to read your stories!

For more information:

https://www.picoum.com/en/

 

Freelance en Rédaction / Blogger Freelance – Bilingual

Company: C’est Beau
Category: Web
Job: Internship/Stagiaire
Rate/Hours: Unpaid Intern/stagiere… Heures à déterminer… non-rémunéré MAIS café illimité et expérience en or pour se bâtir un réseau!
Location: À confirmer (plateau mont-royal et/ou télétravail)
Deadline to apply: ASAP
Duration: N/A

Description: Le stagiaire/freelance contribuera activement à développer la visibilité et la notoriété de C’est Beau auprès des différentes clientèles cibles. Entre autres, le stagiaire participera à l’élaboration du calendrier éditorial, à la rédaction d’articles de blogue, à des entrevues de personnalités québécoises et à la gestion de la newsletter.
Il pourra également contribuer à l’organisation d’événements pour la période Automne
2017.

Collaborer à la stratégie de communication (incluant la veille concurrentielle et la recommandation de médias) ;
Être le principal responsable du Blogue: proposer du contenu original et rédiger des articles de blogue dans les deux langues (fr + eng)
Organiser et procéder à des entrevues de personnes clés en vue d’en faire des articles sur le Blogue.
Révision et entrée de contenu dans le CMS du Site web de C’est Beau
Élaborer des idées de promotion et/ou collaborations
Création de contenu rédactionnel et/ou visuel ;
Aider à l’organisation d’événements et aux relations de presse
Gérer l’infolettre de C’est Beau (Mailchimp) et proposer du contenu intéressant.
Toute autre tâche connexe.

Position Requirements:
Intérêt pour les communications & le journalisme
Fortes aptitudes pour la rédaction, en français et en anglais (bilinguisme)
Maîtrise du logiciel Word et de Google Drive
Bonne organisation et facilité à gérer plusieurs projets
Curiosité et autonomie
Maîtrise de Photoshop et Illustrator; un atout.
Expérience pertinente un atout

HOW TO APPLY:

Please submit your resume to:
Email: communication@cestbeau.co

For more information:

https://cestbeau.co/en/

Miscellaneous
C’est Beau, c’est le fruit du travail d’artisans et designers québécois. Une plateforme web — et bientôt, une boutique — proposant des créations d’ici, pour la maison et le quotidien. Santé!

 

 

Anglophone journalists/virtual reality focus

Company: VR World
Category: Web publishing
Job: Paid Anglophone journalists
Rate: TBD, may include paid travel opportunities to cover conferences such as CES, Computex, game developer conferences, etc.
Location: N/A
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: N/A

Description: VR World is looking to find a couple of strong Anglophone journalists for a news website that primarily focuses on virtual reality, but also covers augmented reality, mixed reality, artificial intelligence, VR-specific hardware/software, mobile and entertainment stories (VR in movies/gaming).

Position Requirements: We are looking for quick-learning and dedicated journalists who can not only produce fresh, engaging and well-worded content, but who are able to contribute regularly (up to multiple times per day).

At this point we are set to publish stories up to 350-400 words each at the rate that we’d both be happy with. Should our work together be successful, there is definitely room for growth as we’d look to transition selected writers to higher-rate feature writers positions.

– Journalism major is a major plus.
– Experience working in a news room and/or agency is a plus.
– Available for frequent contributions (Monday-Friday) and occasional weekends.
– Personal interest and/or experience in the subject matter is a plus.

HOW TO APPLY:
Send an email to artashes (at) vrworld.com and briefly introduce yourself. Attach your resume and at least 5 most recently published technology-related stories (You can link to them instead). If you don’t have a published technology story, submit a 250-word news piece sample related to VR industry along with your application.
Cover letters aren’t necessary.

For more information:
https://vrworld.com/

Miscellaneous
N/A