Toronto Associate Editor
EditorialFull TimeToronto, ON
Who We Are:
Narcity.com is a digital-only news & travel site that reaches over 20M people monthly. We are a group of passionate and creative individuals who are devoted to creating the best local content for our readers.
What We’re Looking For:
Narcity.com is currently looking for an extremely motivated, skilled and passionate Toronto Associate Editor to join our rapidly expanding editorial team.
We are seeking a storyteller who loves exploring and wants to express it through the creation of engaging, relatable, mainstream content that every Torontonian will be talking about.
Narcity Toronto Editors are as excited about covering hidden waterfalls as they are discovering TTC viral videos. If you are always the first to retweet Doug Ford and live for the 6ix, this position is for you.
Narcity Toronto Editors are ambitious and independent thinkers who know what millennials care about. Our writers want to be the best source of information for their communities, whether it's telling readers about new public drinking bylaws, covering forest domes available for rent, or announcing new summer food festivals that everyone should know about.
You Will Make An Impact By:
•Researching, pitching and writing trending news and travel articles
•Writing 5-7 stories per day
•Creating compelling packaging in the Narcity voice
•Properly citing information that is factually accurate
•Breaking stories and investigating fascinating topics with solid reporting
•Working with Narcity Editors to make necessary edits and continually improving your craft
Our Ideal Candidate:
•One year of professional writing and reporting experience at a digital news publisher and/or a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications, or a related field
•An obsession with tight deadlines and team brainstorming
•The ability to spot catchy, unique angles while staying true to the Narcity voice
•A deep knowledge of what is happening and trending in Toronto news, eat & drink, real estate, and travel
•A passion for a mix of research, feature stories, and viral topics
•Excited about working with your editor to cover fast-paced, trending news
•Interested in picking up the phone and interviewing folks in person
•Strongly familiar with various style guides, especially AP Style
•Available to work Sun-Th or Tues-Sat from 12pm to 8pm EST
•Obsessed with making bucket lists for everything everywhere, and the person who always knows what’s happening before the word is out
This is a permanent position. Compensation will be commensurate with experience.
We offer many perks such as a flexible-first office, wellness fund, phone and internet allowance, an extensive benefits package, and a competitive salary.
More About Us
The name Narcity comes from the belief that you live in the most interesting place in the world. Narcity is the spark that connects you with the awesome city where you live. Every single day, you can discover what's new, what's now, and what's next, and the tools you need to uncover the people, places, and passions that power your city.
Why do what we do everyday? Because your city matters.
If this resonates with who you are, take the first step and apply, we can’t wait to talk with you!