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News Editor

Salary: $500 biweekly
Term: January 2021 - April 2022

About the position:
The Manitoban is the official students’ newspaper of the University of Manitoba. The News Editor is responsible for helping to co-ordinate news coverage for regular online and print publication. Regular duties include attending weekly meetings on Monday and Wednesday evenings, delegating stories to reporters and volunteers, editing articles 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 three (3) writing samples to hiring@themanitoban.com.

Columnist

Salary: $100 biweekly
Term: January 2021 - April 2022

About the position:
The columnist will be responsible for providing informed and insightful coverage of campus, local, national, and international events and issues. This position requires the ability to write in an engaging style. Columnists are expected to produce one (1) article, or the equivalent of 750 words, per issue of the Manitoban

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 three (3) writing samples to hiring@themanitoban.com.

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