The Walrus is accepting applications for the TD Fellowship on Disability and Inclusion. This role is exclusively open to media professionals with a disability. The senior fellowship position reports to the marketing manager, and allows The Walrus to further incorporate inclusion as a pillar of media outreach, events and marketing. This is a fully paid nine-month opportunity for one senior fellow to work with the marketing, events, digital, and editorial teams to help plan, develop, and produce a range of marketing and content for The Walrus.
The successful applicant will receive training in every aspect of The Walrus events production process including planning, community and media outreach, booking speakers, drafting marketing copy, and production. They will also have the opportunity to deepen media skills by attending workshops available to all fellows at The Walrus. The TD Fellow will learn about processes in the marketing department such as creating and leading campaign briefs, brainstorming, conceptualizing and executing those briefs; newsletter and email production, advertising and more.
The Walrus offices are based in Toronto, but this job can be done remotely from anywhere in Canada. The position pays $800 per week for a 35-hour workweek.
The deadline for applications has been updated to July 19 at 11:59 p.m. ET from the original deadline of July 9. For more information about the fellowship and how to apply, visit The Walrus‘s website here.