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Job Details

Senior Editor

Employer

Vanpeople Network Ltd.

Date Posted

August 05, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Work from home
  • Earnings $25.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 35 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Oct 25, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Vanpeople Network Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Bachelor's degree

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • MS Excel
  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Word
  • InDesign

Technical or Specialized Editing

  • Press releases
  • Newsletter
  • Internet
  • Flyers or brochures

Specific Skills

  • Plan and co-ordinate activities of staff and assure production deadlines are met
  • Plan coverage of upcoming events and assign work accordingly
  • Evaluate suitability of material for publication, broadcast or publication on Internet
  • Detect and correct errors in spelling, grammar and syntax
  • Write or prepare introductions, marketing and promotional materials, bibliographic references, indexes and other text

Target Audience

General public

Production Editing Activities

  • Paper editing
  • Page lay-out
  • Editing on-screen
  • Art and graphics design

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Computer
  • Internet access
  • Cellular phone

Work Samples

  • Writing sample
  • Example of completed work

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting
  • Tight deadlines

Workplace information

Virtual job


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.

By e-mail:

hr@vanpeople.com

Advertised Until

Oct 25, 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 Senior 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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