Photo Editor – the griff

City Centre Campus Jobs, Part-Time / / / Posted Apr 24th, 2019

We are looking for an enthusiastic, skilled student to take and edit photos, as well as complete layout for the griff magazine over the 2019-20 fall and winter terms. After establishing our voice as a monthly magazine, we’re looking to assemble a team that can help take this magazine to the next level – not only in terms of student publications, but also in Canadian journalism.

Summary of Responsibilities

  • Taking and editing photos for stories and laying out stories for print
  • Mentoring the griff volunteers
  • Working with a team of seven other editors and a large number of volunteers
  • Attending weekly meetings

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Strong photo and design skills
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud programs (particularly Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign)
  • Strong understanding of journalism ethics and the field as a whole
  • Desire to work on stories about various topics, focused on MacEwan or student interest
  • Educational background in photo and graphic design or equivalent experience
  • Published work would be an asset
  • Must be a current MacEwan University student

Terms of Employment

  • Maximum 15 hours per week. Will work around student schedules. Training will start in August, including two or more 35-hour weeks.
  • Please attach three to five photos in your application. We thank all applicants for their interest in this position, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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