It’s a pretty good place to work, as I can say from experience, and let me tell you that when you identify yourself as calling from BiV, everyone in this city takes your calls.
Location: Vancouver, BC
Job Posting: Reporter, Business in Vancouver
Business in Vancouver is looking for an experienced business writer to cover a wide range of news and feature beats.
• resourceful, efficient and productive reporter with excellent writing and researching skills
• must be an enterprising self-starter who is strongly deadline-driven and detail-oriented
• journalism degree and at least three years’ experience working as a newspaper reporter
E-mail resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org
Or mail to:
102 East 4th Street,
Application deadline: Friday, April 26.
No phone calls.
About Business in Vancouver
Business in Vancouver is B.C.’s leading source of business news, information and analysis in print and online. For more information, visit www.biv.com.
The things you find on Twitter; not only are they hiring an account manager, but it also looks like they could use a proofreader. Here’s a pretty primo PR position:
Edelman Public Relations Worldwide is looking for an experienced public relations and corporate communications professional to join its expanding team in Vancouver.
Reporting to the Vice President, Corporate and Public Affairs, the Account Manager will contribute to the overall direction of account teams as it relates to client service, account management and quality control. You will also co-lead and/or contribute to winning new client business.
Our immediate need is for a team player with a demonstrated interest in government or business issues. The focus of Edelman’s work in these fields is to identify stakeholder and community priorities on behalf of clients and to develop response plans using direct contact or a variety of communications channels.
The successful candidate will support the development and implementation of comprehensive community relations programs, including the development of communications materials and documents, event planning and management, supporting clients in stakeholder meetings, and interacting with the public. Working in cross-practice and cross-geographical teams, the Account Manager will oversee quality and performance of accounts, ensuring work quality and adherence to budgets and deadlines. The position will take on increasing responsibility as the incumbent becomes familiar with project content.
At least three to five years of related experience
An interest in content: that is, demonstrated ability and interest related to government or business issues and the rollout of major initiatives and major projects.
Community relations experience including event planning and management, managing subcontractors stakeholder contact
Experience in communications at an integrated marketing, PR or advertising agency
Strong organizational and project management skills, with proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and keep teams on track
Ability to work with senior staff to develop and execute plans based on client goals
Solid understanding of social media and digital applications
Exceptional written and verbal communications skills with demonstrated ability to write across a wide variety of topics and platforms
Familiarity with best practice in communications and community relations, and an ability to present them to clients
Ability to act as a daily client contact and to be responsible for client-related finance management, including managing large projects within budget
A bachelor’s degree in a relevant field from an accredited college or university is preferred
Should you be interested in applying for this role, please send your résumé and cover letter to email@example.com. Only those candidates short listed for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in working with Edelman Canada.
About Edelman Canada
Edelman provides comprehensive, integrated communications counsel and services to an expanding list of Canadian and international companies, public sector organizations and not-for-profits. With offices in Montreal, Toronto, Calgary and Vancouver, Edelman Canada is pushing the boundaries of traditional public relations, using the latest social media and digital tools to place our firm at the forefront of a new era of Public Engagement between organizations and their constituents.
Edelman is the world’s largest public relations firm, with 66 offices and more than 4,500 employees worldwide, as well as affiliates in more than 30 cities. Edelman was named Advertising Age’s top-ranked PR firm of the decade in 2009 and one of its “A-List Agencies” in both 2010 and 2011; Adweek’s “2011 PR Agency of the Year;” PRWeek’s “2011 Large PR Agency of the Year;” and The Holmes Report’s “2011 Global Agency of the Year” and its “2012 Digital Agency of the Year.” Edelman was named one of the “Best Places to Work” by Advertising Age in 2010 and 2012 and among Glassdoor’s top ten “Best Places to Work” in 2011 and 2013. Edelman owns specialty firms Edelman Berland (research), Blue (advertising), A&R Edelman (technology), BioScience Communications (medical communications), and agencies Edelman Significa (Brazil), and Pegasus (China). Visit http://www.edelman.com for more information.
Yes, yes you are.
You know how, when a client doesn’t pay you on time, there’s always a story attached? You know that story? Dead gramma version, cash crunch version, whatever?
But, I mean, like, Why must editors question everything?
Got this from Facebook. If I were certain to be around for it, I’d take the investigative journalism one with Sean Holman; I kick ass online, but put me in an archive and it’s like something out of Encino Man.
Get up to speed on new media law, investigative skills or digital campaigning. Three new expert-led classes this fall.
For info on all classes: http://thetyee.ca/About/Master-Classes/
Peep the class lineup and spread the word!Class #1
Date: Saturday, October 27, 2012
Instructor: Leo McGrady
Title: Responsible Journalism in 2012: The Changing Legal Landscape for Journalists
More info: http://thetyee.ca/About/Fall-2012-Leo-McGrady/Class #2
Date: Saturday, November 10, 2012
Instructor: Sean Holman
Title: Finding Stories in Public Documents: Intro to Investigative Journalism
More info: http://thetyee.ca/About/Fall-2012MasterClass-SeanHolman/Class #3
Date: Saturday, November 17, 2012
Instructor: Bill Tieleman
Title: How to Beat the Odds: Low-Budget Campaigns that Win
More info: http://thetyee.ca/About/Fall-2012-MasterClass-BillTieleman/
All classes held in Vancouver at The Tyee’s newsroom (211 Georgia St. East). For questions, please contact Meaghan MacDonald at firstname.lastname@example.org or 604-689-7489.
See you there!
Fodor’s Travel seeks an Editor to join the editorial team. This position reports to the Editorial Director. You will launch updates for 7 to 10 guidebooks a year; find and hire writers; edit copy and oversee editorial freelancers; and review book passes. Other requirements include: strong researching and communication skills; understanding of the requirements of multi-platform content; participation in social media; representing Fodor’s at relevant events.
Ideal candidate will have a minimum of 4 years editorial experience. Salary and title will be commensurate with experience. Individual must be at once detail-oriented and able to keep an eye on the big picture; proficient with writing, grammar and punctuation; passionate about travel; and possess 4 years experience with guidebooks. Excellent editorial skills and the ability to multitask efficiently are mandatory. Experience finding and hiring writers is desirable.
About our company:
Random House, Inc. is the world’s largest general trade book publisher. It is a division of Bertelsmann AG, one of the foremost media companies in the world.
All applicants must submit along with their resume a letter detailing their travel experience and why Fodor’s is of interest.
Submit application to:
Please apply using our online application process.