Editor-in-Chief, Chatelaine

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Date: Nov 29, 2018

Location: Toronto, ON, CA, M4Y 2Y5

At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize her dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuels us, and moments define us.


We are seeking a results-oriented, creative, experienced leader for the role of Editor-in-Chief of Chatelaine, Canada’s #1 magazine.  The ideal candidate will be driven to deliver compelling content that engages readers and drives newsstand sales. A deep knowledge of Canadian lifestyle content and audiences and a strong understanding and appreciation of the Chatelaine brand in Canada are a must. Qualifications include post-secondary education and 8 years experience in a senior editorial role, ideally as Editor-in-Chief.


Primary Function:    

·       Provide editorial leadership, vision, and direction to Chatelaine magazine across all platforms: print, digital, radio, and TV.


What you will be doing:   

·       Spearhead editorial planning and implementation for Chatelaine    

·       Manage and develop magazine editorial and art teams    

·       Write a monthly letter from the editor, work with senior editors on stories and display copy    

·       Develop and approve story ideas, editorial lineup and magazine covers          

·       Develop agenda for content development for Chatelaine magazine and associated content products.    

·       Manage effective content integration across multiple products and platforms     - Represent Chatelaine in public via media appearances and speaking   engagements.    

·       Moderate conferences and events    

·       Build measurable success and readership of the magazine    

·       Work with Publisher and colleagues in Advertising Sales, Consumer Marketing, Digital, Radio and TV  to broaden the vision of Chatelaine, enhance brand awareness, and improve magazine newsstand and subscription sales


What you have:

·       Post secondary degree or diploma, preferably in journalism    

·       Minimum of 8 years experience as an editor     

·       Proven record of effectively managing an editorial team

·       Excellent editing skills and a proven ability to produce strong display copy   

·       Strong time management and organizational skills    

·       Strong communication and interpersonal skills     

·       Must be comfortable working under pressure and in a fast-paced environment 


Schedule: Full time
Shift: No Selection
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 1 Mount Pleasant (083), Toronto, ON 
Travel Requirements: No Selection
Posting Category/Function: Publishing & Editorial
Requisition ID: 131898
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:
  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You can also reach out to our team at RogersRecruiting@rci.rogers.com to begin a conversation about your individual accessibility needs throughout the hiring process.

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