Managing Editor

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Position: Managing Editor
Company: The Manitoban
Salary:  $600 biweekly

About the Position: The Manitoban is the official students’ newspaper of the University of Manitoba. The Managing Editor is responsible for ensuring the day-to-day operations of the newspaper are completed in a timely manner, editing in conjunction with the Editor-in-Chief, recruiting and training volunteers, and other tasks as necessary. The Managing Editor must attend weekly meetings on Monday and Wednesday evenings.

Qualifications: The ideal candidate has previous writing, editing, and leadership experience through education and/or work. They 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. Those with management experience will be favoured. Applicants should currently be a post-secondary student or have been a post-secondary student in the past two years.

How to apply: Send a resume, cover letter, and three (3) writing samples to hiring@themanitoban.com by 11:59 pm May 28, 2020.