Content Editor (Contract)
Horizon Studios Inc.
Toronto, ON
Horizn is looking for an experienced Content Editor with both a strong passion for UX writing and digital content strategy. This is a multi-disciplinary content strategist and editorial role for a fast-paced scale-up with multiple global clients in the financial services industry.


The experienced Content Editor will be responsible for assisting the Digital Content Manager in developing content for Horizn’s platform, providing strategic insights to client mandates and reviewing and editing content for mobile and online demos. The successful candidate will also structure content and course material within Horizn’s platform for our many client implementations. They will work with our Director of Product and Creative Director to provide UX writing for platform copy, client onboarding, on-screen interactions, micro-copy, email communications, and style guides. This is a 3 month contract role located within our Toronto office.

This is your opportunity to join an exceptional team who works hard, has fun and goes above and beyond each day to exceed our clients´ expectations. Horizn possesses an entrepreneurial environment and a corporate culture that inspires innovation and teamwork.

Skills & Experience

3-5 years of experience in UX writing, developing interactive and compelling copy for interactive products such as mobile apps, UI task-related text, brand guidelines, alert/error messaging, in-product help, product positioning, etc
An understanding of the financial services industry
Ability to adapt style and tone of voice to suit a range of different clients and industries
Ability to manage, organize and edit a large amount of content
Impeccable spelling and grammar
A strong passion for all things digital is a must, keeps up to date with news and trends in technology and the digital industry
Excellent writing and editing skills, as well as the ability to communicate and collaborate effectively in teams and with clients
Able to manage multiple projects while taking ownership of outcomes while applying creativity and innovative thinking.
Content writing for social media platforms, and the uses of social for marketing
Must be digitally fluent working in Google docs in a collaborative document environment
Demonstrated organizational abilities and strong attention to detail
Experience using JIRA and Slack is a plus.