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Associate Editor, Canadian Journalism Project (

Full-time contract position based in Toronto

Start Date: March
21, 2011

Term of Contract: 1 year contract (with possibility of renewal)

Salary: $35,000
– $40,000 / year, commensurate with experience and qualifications

Application Deadline
: March 1, 2011 is the number one Canadian journalism news website in
the country.

To ensure we keep
providing news, opinion and resources about our profession and industry, we
want to hire an
energetic, thoughtful, self-motivated, collaborative and enthusiastic
journalist to join our team as Associate Editor.

The Associate Editor is directly responsible for managing all content
J-Source, acting as
both a reporter and editor as necessary.

You will be linking to,
writing and posting news, features and commentary about what is happening in
Canadian journalism: resources to help
reporters, writers and editors; professional practices, ethics and media law;
how journalism is taught and studied; and, academic research on the profession
and the industry. While the site is targeted primarily to
our audience also includes researchers, professors, students and the general public. and its French counterpart are projects of
the Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) in collaboration with journalism
schools and organizations across Canada.

As a qualified applicant, you:


the supervision of the Editor-in-Chief and the Executive Director, in support
of the masthead team members, and in collaboration with the CJF Program
Manager, the Associate Editor will perform the following tasks:

Please forward
your curriculum vitae and cover letter by March 1, 2011. We thank all applicants but only those
short-listed will be contacted. No phone calls or faxes please.

Please submit your
resume and cover letter attention:

Heather McCall

Program Manager

The Canadian
Journalism Foundation

59 Adelaide St. E, 5th floor

Toronto, ON M5C 1K6