We’re a small but awesome company in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu currently looking to hire an in-office, full-time assistant editor—ASAP!
You’re an excellent writer, editor and proofreader who understands how to use the rules of written language to convey a message. Your sentence structure is flawless and your overall grasp on English grammar is impeccable. You know how to take even the most mundane of subjects and transform them into engaging pieces of writing. You can easily adapt complex subjects into conversational pieces that are informative and easy to read. You love to learn and enjoy sharing new information with others using the written word. You’re great at research and can quickly grasp new concepts.
In addition to the above, you also have great organizational skills and an ability to meet deadlines under pressure. You can juggle multiple priorities and know how to stay on top of numerous tasks.
To be considered for this position, you must have the following:
NICE TO HAVES
You may be given special consideration if you also possess:
ABOUT THE ROLE
This is an in-office, full-time position. You’ll spend your days working on a variety of writing, editing and proofreading assignments. Some of your job duties will include:
We’re a small but friendly company located in beautiful Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu. Our office is accessible by car or bus (we’re just a 40-minute drive or 60-minute bus ride from Montreal). We have fun company events throughout the year including an annual summer BBQ and Christmas party. We’re a group of hardworking individuals who come together as a team to get the job done, but we do so with a sense of humour and a great deal of respect for one another. After three months, you’ll receive health insurance and be eligible for our voluntary retirement savings plan (an RRSP contribution matching program).
HOW TO APPLY
Simply apply through the site including both your CV and cover letter. If you’re application is short-listed, you’ll be asked to write a sample piece that demonstrates your abilities. As much as we’d love to reply to all applicants, only those we’re interested in will get a response. We look forward to hearing from you.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent