June  17, 2018
  New Media





Content Manager

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Content Manager REF#: JG29220
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Posted: June 9, 2018


HelloMD, one of the fastest-growing companies in medical cannabis, is looking for a seasoned content manager based in the greater Toronto area. The ideal candidate will have a solid background in the Canadian cannabis industry and will oversee the day-to-day production of a wide variety of content. The content manager will have strong online writing and editing skills as well as experience setting up and managing both processes and people.
  • Set up and oversee day-to-day content creation workflows (including blog articles, Q&As, email newsletters and marketing collateral)
  • Create an editorial calendar; manage freelance writers against that publishing schedule.
  • Fact-check, edit and revise contributor content; write copy as needed.
  • Ensure content is SEO and user-centric and that it meets editorial guidelines on tone, voice and style.
  • Review/assess content in our existing database of articles, Q&A and product detail pages; provide recommendations for how to optimize.
  • Play a role in strategic content planning for HelloMD Canada. Monitor data and analytics in order to enhance content based on key performance indicators. 


  • Three to five years of project and people management experience in a fast-paced, digital media environment. Start-up experience in a highly collaborative environment a huge plus.
  • Five to seven years of online writing/editing as well as digital marketing and branding experience, with a minimum of one year in the cannabis industry.
  • Clear understanding of the importance of high quality work and accuracy along with the ability to manage writers in producing engaging, easy-to-understand content.
  • Strong organizational and planning skills to ensure timely and accurate execution of responsibilities.
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects to successful and timely completion.
  • Strong familiarity with AP style. Impeccable spelling and grammar.
  • Understanding of search engine optimization and UX best practices when producing customer-centric content. 

When applying, please submit your résumé and a cover letter explaining your qualifications for this position, stating you found this job on Jeff Gaulin's Journalism Job Board. Please also send three writing samples showcasing a variety of content topics and types.

Candidates with no cannabis content experience will not be considered for this position.
Send your application to: 

Lisa Park

E-mail: lisa@hellomd.com

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