Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Other
  • References
  • Resume
Also required for this position: Writing Examples, Editing Examples
  • Work remotely
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for families
  • Good for groups
  • Good for youth
COVID-19 Support

Editor

2-4 hours / weekly
Ongoing
Role: Help develop the online voice of Zyp Art Gallery by supporting and helping our content writers.

Skills Required: Excellent English comprehension required. Editing and Writing is your thing. The ability to interact with all ages, including minors, is highly desirable. 

Time Commitment: 2-3 hours, Ideally, once a week

WHAT YOU WILL DO:
   Help develop content writer's article from an initial idea, outline, or draft
   Understand who the target for the article is and ensure the content reflects the targeted audience.
   Work on structure, consistency, and flow, proper progression of sections, and determine whether the information presented is substantial enough for the audience.
  Fact check, spelling, grammar, punctuation, and strengthen paragraph and sentences ensuring choices contribute to the author's tone and voice. 
  Responsible for ensuring that an article corresponds with in-house style guides and feels polished and refined when done.
 Permission checks for copywrite and citation checks under APA guidelines

Potential role, if desired, Production Editor where focus includes article layout and graphic design. 

WHY THIS POSITION IS FOR YOU:
- You enjoy writing and editing and want to explore different opportunities.
- You are considering a career in Editing and what to see the different aspects of it.
- You want to build your Editing portfolio.
- You want experience in managing writer's
- You want to take your degree into the real world.

If you are interested in applying for this position please apply here: 
https://zypgallery.ca/volunteer-application


If you have further questions about the role please feel free to email us at hr@zypgallery.ca
Certification or Education Required
Degrees in Communications, Journalism, or English is ideal. But any that has you focused on writing
Why should you volunteer for this opportunity?
SKILLS YOU WILL GAIN:
- You learn how to support writers
- You will have tangible websites with your edited work for your resume and/or portfolio.
- You will expand your editing experiences and portfolio.
- You will edit different types of writing styles - social media, website, interview style to name a few.
- You will gain marketing experience and professional skills in content strategy.
Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Other
  • References
  • Resume
Also required for this position: Writing Examples, Editing Examples
  • Remote or online
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for families
  • Good for groups
  • Good for youth