The Terrace Standard a longstanding, award-winning bi-weekly newspaper has an opening for an Editor.
Reporting to the Publisher, the Editor is part of the senior management team at the Terrace Standard and will be instrumental in guiding the overall strategic direction of the Terrace Standard.
The successful candidate will possess above average leadership skills, will be a strong communicator, pay attention to detail and can manage and work under pressure in a deadline driven environment.
This person will perform editorial tasks and contribute to the editorial content. Strong design skills are required, with knowledge of InDesign and Photoshop. Must also have demonstrable skills in all aspects of web journalism:
- Search-engine optimization of all content;
- Social media (Facebook, Twitter) as both research tools and traffic generators – listening and participating in the conversation.
- Web management systems.
If you have a passion for all aspects of multimedia journalism, a track record of turning around well-written, fact-based, concise content quickly for posting on-line that day – with collateral (text, photos and video) we want to hear from you.
Terrace is situated in beautiful northwest British Columbia and offers boundless recreational amenities. World-class fishing, hiking and skiing, to name just a few, are all around our vibrant, growing city. For more information on the community visit www.terraceinfo.ca.
The Terrace Standard is part of Black Press, Canada’s largest private community news media company with extensive digital and newspaper properties throughout BC, Alberta, Washington, Ohio, California and Hawaii.
Forward resume and cover letter to:
Lorie Williston, BC North President
188 N 1st Avenue, Williams Lake, B.C., V2G 1Y8
Thank you for your interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.07
Post expires on Friday July 7th, 2017