Senior Writer
Resume Target
Ottawa, ON
A Resume Writing & Job Search Strategy Company

Our methodology is to deliver enhanced industry expertise and to service our customers as a team; this model coupled with our industry leading proprietary resume distribution engine and career search technologies set us apart.

We provide clients with a bundled solution for career search excellence. Our clients tell us their new resume has opened doors to far more interviews and phone-calls from potential employers than they ever received before.

Full Time / Salary + Benefits

  • Training provided in-house by experienced senior team
The role:
Currently searching for experienced writers to join our expanding in-house team.

Experience writing for professionals and executives is an asset, but those with less than 2 years of writing experience are encouraged to apply.

All training will be provided in-house on an ongoing basis, including working with senior writers.

We are interested in hiring writers who can manage their time while maintaining a high standard of quality.

Candidates with publishing experience and/or writing for professional organizations are also encouraged to apply.

Duties:
Writers will be working with our clientele to create individual resumes according to their career field, years of experience and related information that gives our clients a strong document for success in their job search.

Skills and experience expected of a successful candidate:
  • Attention to detail and an ability to communicate well with our clients is essential.
  • Our clients receive a comprehensive consultation of about 45 minutes on average, therefore the ability to converse and hold interviews over the phone or in person will play a big part in putting together a compelling document.
  • Working on deadline is a must. Candidates will need to manage their workload and time to effectively meet deadlines and hold responsive communication with clients.
  • Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills, with the ability to draft clear and concise copy.
Qualifications
  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism or English and/or equivalent professional writing experience.
  • Accepting and adhering to high ethical, moral, and personal values in decisions, communications, actions, and when dealing with others.
Additional Information

How to apply:
If you are interested in becoming part of our team please submit your resume and cover letter (all as MS Word attachments) plus no more than 3 writing samples.