At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize her dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.
Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuels us, and moments define us.
The Maclean’s Assistant Editor (Digital) will work on the web team to execute unique approaches to stories — both in terms of storytelling technique and presentation. Equally important, the editor will help the rest of the newsroom create an outsize digital footprint.
Post-secondary education in Journalism or a related field.
Experience working across digital platforms.
Strong writing and editing skills are a must.
Strong knowledge of SEO best practices and emerging trends is a must.
Ideas-driven, positive attitude, team-oriented spirit and strong work ethic.
Experience with Omniture, Google Analytics, Chartbeat, as well as social platform native analytics.
Ability to write quick turnaround, accurate pieces linked to breaking news events.
Knowledge of emerging trends and best practices for newsletters, various social media (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.) and desktop notifications is an asset.
Provide SEO expertise and information on keyword trends, responsible for creating and maintaining keyword rank scorecards, conducting visibility audits and/or identifying areas for additional SEO training.
Extensive collaboration with web team colleagues and the newsroom to conceive and execute our online enthusiasms.
Post stories across platforms, write headlines, refine posts to increase engagement.
Work with product development, user experience and operations teams to design and develop interactive content to enrich the user experience and grow loyalty and unique views. Use web analytics to continuously reshape and grow content.
Schedule: Full time
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 1 Mount Pleasant (083), Toronto, ON
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Publishing & Editorial
Requisition ID: 168896
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:
Our people are at the heart of our success
Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
We do what’s right, each and every day
We believe in the power of new ideas
We work as one team, with one vision
We give back to our communities and protect our environment
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