MTL Blog Writer - Freelance/Remote
Narcity Media is currently looking for a skilled and experienced lifestyle writer to join our editorial team (https://www.mtlblog.com).
Note: This is a remote position. Candidates considered will be hired on a per article freelance contract.
The position offers a chance to grow and work with one of Canada's fastest growing media companies.
Once the job has been mastered, candidates could be considered for a possible permanent full-time editor position in the future.
WHAT IT ENTAILS
Understanding our audience and catering articles to their desires.
Creating web stories with a focus on hard, soft news, original articles and lifestyle content (international, Canadian and local Montreal)
Editing, researching, copywriting
Creative brainstorming and title pitching
Fact-checking and content revision.
Representing the MTL Blog brand offline and online
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR IN YOU
BA or BFA in English, Communications, or Journalism, or relevant experience in the media industry
Experience copywriting, creating content, editing, and proof reading (3 months minimum)
Impeccable writing and oral communication skills, including grammar
Strong sense of urgency and attention to detail
Able to learn and work effectively in a fast-paced environment
A self-starter with a high level of energy and motivation
Possess a laptop with WiFi capability
Photoshop or basic photo editing skills.
Must live in the Greater Montreal Area
Narcity Media is an agency and network that creates & shares content for today’s generation. Narcity Media’s network reaches over 12 million millennials per month and is growing rapidly. We focus on creating content that engages people who live or want to live in major cities. Our headquarters are situated in Toronto, Canada and we have an office in downtown Montreal.