23 January 2011

Job Opening: Senior Editor for Chatelaine Magazine (Canada)

Post date: 23 January 2011
Location : Toronto

Experience : 5+ Yrs Senior


The Senior Editor will help create exciting and timely content for Chatelaine's features and health sections.


  • Develop, research and write timely features and briefs, and conceive larger concepts for larger packages
  • Edit specific stories, from original concept through all aspects of the editing process to print-ready article
  • Manage freelance submissions and bring new voices to the magazine's pages
  • Assign articles to freelance writers and contributors, and ensure they meet Chatelaine's high editorial standards
  • Work with the Art Director on layouts
  • Attend industry events and conferences
  • Maintain network of industry contacts and keep up to date on trends and issues
  • Attend editorial meetings and brainstorm ideas for content
  • Write online content and assist with special projects as required
  • Handle invoicing and administrative duties as required


  • Post secondary degree or diploma in journalism or equivalent work experience
  • 3-5 years of editing/writing experience
  • Strong writing and proofreading skills
  • Excellent research skills
  • Familiarity with MS Office, and experience in a MAC environment
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage time well in a multi-deadline environment
  • Knowledge of health and beauty trends

Apply here.
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