Location: Mississauga, Ontario
Posted: March 15, 2019
Deadline: May 1, 2019
QuickBite News (insauga.com|inbrampton.com|inhalton.com) is looking for an experienced journalist with a passion for news, food and urban life in the City of Hamilton.
Quickbite News, an online media company that serves over 1 million people in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area, focuses on breaking news, crime, politics, real estate, food, lifestyle and entertainment in Mississauga, Brampton, Oakville, Burlington and Milton. We are launching a website dedicated exclusively to Hamilton and we're looking for an enthusiastic, creative and deadline-focused candidate who can write about the major and most pressing issues in the city.
The job will require the successful candidate to write, source, edit and publish five to 10 articles about issues affecting Hamilton residents on a daily basis.
A candidate who lives or has lived in Hamilton for an extended period of time (5+ years) is strongly preferred
University degree or college diploma in journalism, professional writing, communications/public relations or another related field
Minimum five years experience writing for a print or online publication
A portfolio with 10 or more published pieces
Job Type: Full-time, Contract
Please email your resume, cover letter stating you found this job on Jeff Gaulin's Journalism Board and two writing samples to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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