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Job Details

Magazine Editor

Employer

Lion's Roar Foundation

Date Posted

July 21, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Work from home
  • Earnings $30,000.00 annually
  • Work Hours 17.5 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Part Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Aug 20, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Lion's Roar Foundation

Languages

English

Education

  • Bachelor's degree
  • or equivalent experience

Level of Expertise

  • Video editor
  • Sound editor

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Area of Specialization

Audio/audio-visual

Work Setting

Magazine or journal publisher

Technical or Specialized Editing

Newspaper or magazine articles

Specific Skills

  • Plan and co-ordinate activities of staff and assure production deadlines are met
  • Plan coverage of upcoming events and assign work accordingly
  • Negotiate royalties with authors and initiate payments to freelance staff
  • Evaluate suitability of material for publication, broadcast or publication on Internet
  • Create and optimize content for Website using a variety of graphics, database, animation and other software
  • Confer with authors, staff writers, reporters and others regarding revisions to copy
  • Write or prepare introductions, marketing and promotional materials, bibliographic references, indexes and other text

Target Audience

  • Adults
  • General public

Production Editing Activities

Editing on-screen

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Excellent written communication
  • Judgement
  • Organized

Teleworking Information

Work from home


How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Aug 20, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Magazine Editor is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Editors
DIRECTIVE

Interest in planning and co-ordinating activities of staff to assure production deadlines are met, and in planning coverage of upcoming events and assigning work

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing information to plan and implement layout or format of copy according to space and time allocations and significance of copy

SOCIAL

Interest in negotiating with authors, staff writers, reporters and others regarding revisions to copy; may negotiate royalties with authors and arrange for payment of freelance staff

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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