The Terrace Standard is now accepting resumés for a full-time Multi-Media Editor
The Terrace Standard is an award-winning newspaper and media company situated in Terrace B.C. nestled in the mountain playgrounds of the Pacific Northwest.
The Terrace Standard is a division of Black Press, which will allow the successful applicant exciting potential for advancement — that is if this person ever wanted to leave Terrace. The last Terrace Standard editor started in 1988 and later became the publisher/editor. As well, founded in 1975, Black Press now publishes more than 170 titles in British Columbia, Alberta and Washington state, as well as the Honolulu (Hawaii) Star-Advertiser, Akron (Ohio) Beacon-Journal and San Francisco (Calif.) Examiner daily newspapers.
Terrace is a growing, affordable city with its longstanding, incredible tourism opportunities including world class fishing, skiing and so much more. If you hate doing fun outdoor things that people the world-over spend millions of dollars annually to come to our beautiful area to do… don’t apply!
But we are not just a newspaper.
We require a solid editor and journalist to work with us to produce extremely high-quality articles, photography and video across a number of platforms, including online, video and upcoming interactive productions.
Our company is searching for a talented, prolific writer/editor/videographer who is able to direct our newsroom staff, find and produce compelling stories and features for both our online and print products.
Prior experience at a newspaper is an asset, but not a deal-breaker. Qualified related experience and capabilities will be considered.
Qualified candidates should be active on social media, have proficiency in shooting video and/or still photography and generally be comfortable with multimedia reporting and editing
- Independent, self-starter
- Superior writing and strong news judgment
- A degree or diploma in journalism or related experience
- In-depth understanding of CP Style and impeccable grammar
- Willingness to adapt to new trends in online reporting and publications
- Demonstrated experience in desktop layout programs, such as Adobe InDesign.
- Most importantly, the successful applicant will be willing and able to do the hard work to produce award-winning material in a fun, tight-knit office.
- Above all things, a team-player.
We require all applicants to have a valid driver’s licence and own a reliable vehicle. This position may require evening and weekend work. Salary is commensurate with experience.
Please send resumés, cover letters, clippings, portfolios — something to get our attention — BY EMAIL ONLY. No phone calls please.
Editorial Advisor – Black Press North
Web address: www.terracestandard.com
Applications will be accepted until position is filled.