Associate News Editor

Manitoban newspaperPhoto by Carolyne Kroeker.

Position: Associate News Editor
Company: The Manitoban
Salary: $300+ biweekly

About the Position: The Manitoban is the official students’ newspaper of the University of Manitoba. The Associate News Editor is responsible for helping to coordinate news coverage for regular online and print publication. Regular duties include attending weekly staff meetings, delegating stories to reporters and volunteers, and ensuring copy meets editorial standards.

Qualifications:

  • The ideal candidate must enjoy writing and have a good understanding of the English language and Canadian Press writing style.
  • Experience with regular assignment deadlines is also an asset.
  • Applicants should currently be a student or have been a student in the past two years.
  • No prior experience necessary.

How to apply: Send a resume, cover letter, and writing samples to hiring@themanitoban.com by 11:59 p.m. Sept. 16, 2018.