Researcher/Writer

ProductionFull TimeOttawa, ON

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Researcher / Writer


Food is the central character at Gusto Worldwide Media – the world’s leading producer of native 4K food content. Our objective is nothing less than a re-invention of food television and we need the right person to help us bring our recipes to life. We are looking for a creative researcher / writer who is detail-oriented, takes pride in their work, and has a passion for food.


Responsibilities:


· Assist in the development of new series concepts, and participate in brainstorming sessions

· Research story content, locations, and characters for series

· Research, develop, and write recipes

· Work with the kitchen on recipe testing

· Write scripts, including the host’s dialogue

· Maintain detailed research notes

· Assist marketing department with writing and research as required

· Write episode summaries and series descriptions as required

· Write proposals, bios and digital support content as required

· Other duties as required


Requirements:


· Finely-honed writing skills

· Proven ability to research using credible sources

· Awareness of what goes into a great recipe

· The ability to multi-task and thrive in a creative team environment

· Strong organizational skills and high level of attention to detail

· 3-5 years experience in a similar role

· Excellent written and verbal communication skills


This role is based in Ottawa and offers competitive compensation. If you enjoy a challenging and always changing work environment, we want to hear from you!


Please note: You must submit 2 relevant writing samples with your resume to be considered for this position.


Please send your cover letter, resume and writing samples to hr@gustoworldwidemedia.com