Job posting: Media editor

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The Eyeopener is Ryerson University’s independent student newspaper, and has been since 1967. It is owned and operated by Rye Eye Publishing Inc., a non-profit corporation owned by the students of Ryerson. The Eye prints a weekly newspaper and publishes daily online content, including articles, videos and a podcast.

The Eyeopener is looking for students with an interest in media and journalism who are able to work both independently and with a larger team to produce Ryerson-based content for the publication.

Job Title: Media Editor

Overview: The media editor will work with our media team, Mikayla Fasullo and Parknika Raj, to create daily video content and more in-depth video journalism. Applicants should have experience shooting and editing video as well as an interest in telling stories.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Shooting and editing original video content as well as working with other section editors on videos
  • Recruiting and managing a staff of volunteer videographers
  • Overseeing the edits of all material submitted to the section

Qualifications:

  • Must be a student enrolled in a full-time program at Ryerson University
  • Experience shooting and editing video in a professional setting
  • Proficient with Adobe programs such as Premiere Pro

This is a paid contracted position from August-December with an option to extend another term. Interested applicants should send their resume, cover letter and three examples of their work to editor@theeyeopener.com by June 22, 2018.

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