Location: Surrey, British Columbia
Posted: May 16, 2018
Deadline: June 1, 2018
The Surrey Now-Leader, a twice-weekly publication serving Surrey, B.C., has an immediate opening for a full-time, permanent multi-media journalist.
The Surrey Now-Leader is part of Black Press, Canada's largest private, independent newspaper company.
Candidates must have a keen interest in sports, with extensive related knowledge and background.
They must also have a positive attitude, strong work ethic and ability to meet daily deadlines in a competitive online market.
Practised InDesign pagination skills are mandatory, as is a clean, powerful writing style that can be applied to a range of coverage, including news and features. Advanced photography and video abilities will be key attributes, along with a strong grasp of social media best practices (Twitter, Facebook, etc.). Knowledge of basic Photoshop and iMovie are important assets.
The successful applicant for this entry-level position will be a team contributor to the print product, as well as online content.
You should have a diploma/degree in journalism, and/or related experience.
Those interested should submit a resume, writing and photography samples and a cover letter - stating you found this job on Jeff Gaulin's Journalism Job Board - to the address below.
All interest is appreciated, however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviews.
Beau Simpson, edtior
102 – 5460 152 Street
Tel: (604) 572-0064
Web address: http://www.surreynowleader.com