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TC Media Full-Time Page Builder Full Time in Halifax, NS

TC Media

Branch Halifax NS CA

Position:
Full-Time Page Builder
Location:
Halifax, NS

Thorough knowledge of advertising layout and design. Advertising layout and design for daily newspaper and other projects….

Are you a dynamic, energetic, creative, and dedicated journalist looking to enter the media industry or further your career?

The Telegram , part of TC Media , is a reliable daily source of news and information for the St. John’s region that prides itself in providing readers with a well-rounded local news package, with an emphasis on the people, issues, and events that has an effect on the community.

We currently have an opening for a Full-Time Page Builder . Reporting to the Production Supervisor, your overall objective will be to create, design, and layout advertisements for our newspaper. This is a unionized position within the collective bargaining unit and shift work is a requirement for this role.

Duties include:

  • Advertising layout and design for daily newspaper and other projects.
  • Working with sales staff to create advertisements for clients.
  • Ensuring production deadlines are consistently met.
  • Developing efficiencies in the current system.
  • Working on tight deadlines in a successful graphic production department.
  • Must be willing to do shift work.

Qualifications:

  • Diploma/Degree from an accredited college/university in Journalism or Graphic Arts program.
  • Thorough knowledge of advertising layout and design.
  • Firm understanding of a Macintosh environment and software such as: CS In-Design, QuarkXPress, Photoshop, Illustrator, Internet and Email, web programs, Adobe Acrobat, and other layout and design programs.
  • Working knowledge of RIP technology and FTP.
  • Strong knowledge website development tools.
  • Good communication and organizational skills.

TC Media is a company dedicated to our employees; we have a friendly team environment, numerous training opportunities, and opportunities for personal development. We have benefits that are flexible to meet your lifestyle, including customized health and dental coverage as well as a wellness account. We also have several employee perks that include discounts and an interest free technology purchase program.

Interested and qualified applicants should apply no later than June 5th , via our Careers section on the TC website:

http://tctranscontinental.com/en/careers .

All applications will be treated confidentially. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected to continue in the selection process will be contacted.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Halifax, NS, CA
Posted on: 2015-05-24
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