Bilingual Editor

Marketing · Toronto, Ontario
Department Marketing
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Entry-level

The Role

As a Bilingual Editor at Captivate, you will spend your days immersed in the news, researching, and producing engaging content in both English & French for Captivate’s network of digital screens in office elevators and lobbies. Your purpose will be to empower busy professionals with actionable information throughout their workday. If youre a news junkie looking to exercise your editing skills in the digital space, this may be an excellent career step for you. You can make a difference in our fun, dynamic and hardworking office culture.  

 

What You’ll Do:  

  • Work within a team to enhance viewer experience
  • Comb our content providers’ websites for fresh, compelling, and relevant content, and edit the info into easily digestible news nuggets for our digital space in both English and French with minimal translation
  • Maintain Captivate’s voice and style
  • Research upcoming events for our top local markets
  • Brainstorm and develop sponsored content for advertisers
  • Cultivate creativity, as there will be opportunities to develop original programming features

 

What You Bring To The Team: 

  • Bilingualism in English & French is a must
  • A Bachelor of Journalism or degree in another relevant field
  • At least 2 years of editorial experience on any platform that demonstrates familiarity with CP style
  • Skills with basic photo editing including Photoshop
  • Meticulous copyediting skills, sound news judgment and an ability to meet multiple deadlines daily
  • The ability to work 5:30am - 1:30pm (Monday - Friday) (with an hour for lunch) in our Toronto office


*Research shows that women and other marginalized folks tend to only apply when they check every box. If you think you have what it takes, but don't necessarily meet every point above, please still apply! We'd love to connect and see if you could be a great fit.


About Us

Captivate is North America’s leading location-based digital video network, reaching millions of professionals throughout the day. Traditionally known for our network of screens in office elevators and lobbies, we are expanding our vision of Work, Live, Play to new networks like Captivate Golf, Captivate Hospitality and Captivate Residential. We connect viewers to the world outside their homes and offices by delivering valuable information and entertainment to influence personal and professional purchase decisions. 


Why You Should Work at Captivate

At Captivate, we "Bring Life to Work" because we recognize the ever-evolving connection between work and life. Employees are invited to be their authentic selves, bring new ideas, and use each experience as an opportunity to learn and grow. We have a strong company culture that offers more than just benefits, leaving our employees with a strong bond with their team and beyond. Captivate also offers competitive benefits to all full-time employees, such as: 

  • Comprehensive Health Coverage
  • Life Insurance, Short-Term & Long-Term Disability
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan with Employer Match
  • Flexible Time Off & Holidays
  • Paid Family Leave & Parental Leave


Our Commitment

Captivate celebrates and embraces having a diverse team. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of experiences, backgrounds, and skills. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.


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  • Location
    Toronto, Ontario
  • Department
    Marketing
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Entry-level