Overview

Tanner Young Publishing Group Editor Full Time in Edmonton, AB

Tanner Young Publishing Group

Branch Edmonton AB CA

Position:
Editor
Location:
Edmonton, AB

Provide leadership, guidance and direction to editorial staff and freelancers. Plan editorial calendars, develop content strategy and handle the organization…

Tanner Young Publishing Group is seeking a creative, energetic self-motivated individual who has a passion for storytelling through magazines and digital media. Our publications are well established and serve the business and leisure traveller to Edmonton, Alberta and Western Canada. They include WHERE Edmonton Magazine, Edmonton City Guide, Our Alberta Travel Guide and Go Yellowhead Travel Guide as well as many high-profile event and marketing initiatives.

The Company

Established in 1987 Tanner Young has been an integral part of the tourism industry for decades, providing entertaining, informative and timely information to visitors through our print and on-line properties. We work closely with our tourism and hospitality partners supporting their successes through our various marketing initiatives and custom work.

Responsibilities and Qualifications –

  • Work with our dynamic team to tell Edmonton’s story to visitors and locals alike.
  • Post secondary degree or diploma in journalism, communications or marketing
  • Sharp writing and editing skills. Research, write and edit features, departments, cover lines and display copy for publications as required
  • Work with the publisher to ensure that all publications and digital presence exceed the company’s expectations.
  • Provide leadership, guidance and direction to editorial staff and freelancers.
  • Plan editorial calendars, develop content strategy and handle the organization and project management.
  • Meet deadlines and maintain budgets.
  • Available to attend grand openings, cultural events and media events in evenings and on weekends
  • Maintain and improve the magazines standards and procedures.
  • Professional and a team player.

This is a fun and challenging opportunity to work with a small energetic staff and engage in our community. You will need to juggle multiple responsibilities, work with strict deadlines, communicate effectively and still maintain your sense of humor. Preferred start date is immediate.

Our ideal candidate is a dynamic writer and leader who wants to take our magazines to the next level, is passionate about our city and keeps on top of trends and the hottest spots.

We offer competitive salary and benefits.

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • Bachelor’s

Required license or certification:

  • Alberta Drivers Licence

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2018-01-11
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