Our Team

 

EXECUTIVE

Editors-in-Chief
Kristen Thompson and Nicholas Frew
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Publisher
Jessica MacIsaac
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Online Editor
Isabel Ruitenbeek
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Treasurer
TBD
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STAFF

Copy Editor
TBD
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Design Editor
TBD
Staff Photographer
TBD

 

We are hiring four positions for this school year!

Treasurer

For the treasurer position, we are looking for someone who has a basic knowledge in excel as well as experience working with money. You will be responsible for creating the Watch budget as well as writing cheques along-side the executive team. We welcome all skill levels and level of experience to apply. You will be compensated at $200 honoraria each semester, and also be able to see the inner workings of the way that the magazine functions on a day to day basis. Send us your cover letter and resume to apply, to [email protected] and [email protected] and start working on your signature!

Copy Editor

For this position we’re looking for someone is able to work with not a lot of notice and has basic knowledge of CP Style. You will be responsible for reading over all the stories before they go to print/online and correcting and CP or grammatical mistakes. You will also, when necessary, be given the task to fact check certain things before publication, though this doesn’t happen often. This position is perfect for a person who has a little extra time on their hands and really wants to expand their experience in the journalism world! Each semester you will be paid a $200 honoraria, and get one on one experience and guidance from members of the executive team that have been working with the publication for years. Everyone is welcome to apply, and no experience is necessary! Please send along your resume and cover letter to [email protected] and [email protected], all we ask before applying is that you have a passion for journalism and that you know the difference between there, they’re and their.

Design Editor

This is a new position that the Watch hasn’t had for a number of years. In this position you will be working side by side with the Editors in Chief to create the layout of the magazine. You will be able to work with us to stylize the print issues in a way that is fun, engaging and interesting. We welcome all forms of creativity, and encourage all to apply, but knowledge and experience with InDesign is a must for this position. Upon sending your resume and cover letter to [email protected] and [email protected], send us a clipping/screenshot of a magazine that you LOVE, and where you would like to draw inspiration from! The Design Editor is also compensated with a $200 honoraria per semester.

Staff Photographer

For this position we are looking for someone who has a passion for photography! You will responsible for providing the editors with photos on a individual story basis. This position is perfect for someone who is looking to improve their photography skills and build up their portfolios. We invite all levels of skill and experience to apply, the only thing you absolutely have to have is DSLR! You will be paid a $200 honoraria each semester, and will have the freedom to be as creative as you want with all of your content. Send one of your best photos along with your resume and cover letter, to [email protected] and [email protected],  to show us a little bit of your skill!