assistant editor
Canadian Forces Morale and Welfare Services
Shilo, MB
Salary$$16.05 to $20.24HOUR hourly for 75 hours bi-weekly
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Terms of employment Permanent Full time
Start date 2019-03-01
Employment conditions: Day, Evening, To be determined, Morning
Job no. 1098787
Source Job Bank
Job requirements
Languages
English

Education
College/CEGEP or equivalent experience

Experience
1 year to less than 2 years

Specific Skills
Shorten or lengthen copy; Plan and co-ordinate activities of staff and assure production deadlines are met; Plan coverage of upcoming events and assign work accordingly; Evaluate suitability of material for publication, broadcast or publication on Internet; Detect and correct errors in spelling, grammar and syntax; Confer with authors, staff writers, reporters and others regarding revisions to copy; Plan and implement layout or format of copy according to space or time allocations and significance of copy; Write or prepare introductions, marketing and promotional materials, bibliographic references, indexes and other text
Business Equipment and Computer Applications
Adobe Illustrator; Adobe Photoshop; MS Excel; MS PowerPoint; MS Word; InDesign; MS Outlook; MS Project; Microsoft Publisher
Work Setting
Newspaper
Target Audience
General public
Production Editing Activities
Photography and captions; Paper editing; Page lay-out; Editing on-screen; Desktop publishing software
Security and Safety
Criminal record check
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Attention to detail; Sitting; Tight deadlines
Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Accurate; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Organized