Rogers – Sr. Editor – Canadian Business Online – 08921

Toronto, ON

Imagine working for an exciting entrepreneurial company where employees are committed to meeting big challenges and making a real difference. That’s Rogers, a leading communications and media company where people come to do great work. Right now we are looking for talented individuals to join our winning team where you will have a chance to innovate, grow and to do what really matters.

Primary Function

  • Senior Editor

Responsibilities

  • Take ownership of site verticals to maximize audience flow, engagement and loyalty
  • Co-manage e-newsletter creation and deployment
  • Work with web and print editorial teams to develop stories and story packages, including  pitching ideas and their elements, writing and editing pieces and optimizing for online
  • Analyze and deploy strategies to increase audience growth, engagement and loyalty
  • Assign stories to freelancers and manage relationship
  • Edit, copy edit, proofread and optimize content, including lists and rankings
  • Maintain network of industry contacts and keep up to date on issues

Relationships

  • Internal: web and print editorial teams, web operations, content director, Web sales
  • External: industry contacts, freelance writers

Position Authority/Accountability

  • This position is directly accountable to the content director of Canadian Business Online
  • Will not be exposed to confidential company information

Working Conditions

  • Some overtime and occasional evening/weekend hours may be required

Qualifications

  • Post-secondary degree in journalism or equivalent
  • 3 to 5 years’ experience working online in an editorial capacity
  • Strong editing, proofreading and writing skills
  • Ability to manage competing and rapidly changing priorities and deadlines
  • Good research skills
  • Self-motivated team player with strong interpersonal skills
  • Passionate interest in business news and issues
  • Strong understanding of online behaviour, usability, search engine optimization and web analytics is a definite asset

Rogers Publishing Limited is Canada’s largest and most dynamic and diversified publisher of magazines and communications products. We offer a rewarding and challenging career that fosters team spirit, ongoing professional development and training, and provides competitive compensation and benefits.

Rogers is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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