Job Posting: Associate Publisher
Contract: 24 hours per week
If you are passionate about progressive politics, social change and independent media, and believe that sound development strategies and good administration are as key to a successful social change project as are innovation, openness and positive energy, then read on!
rabble.ca, Canada's leading site for independent progressive online news and analysis, seeks an Associate Publisher. The ideal candidate is resourceful, works independently but enjoys being part of a dynamic team, has a passion for order and detail, a facility for connecting people and ideas, experience in promotion and fundraising, and a capacity for juggling many projects simultaneously.
The Associate Publisher is responsible for supporting the Publisher in all elements of the rabble media project. Specifically, the Associate Publisher supports and takes direction from the Publisher in ensuring the overall financial health of the organization; supports and may lead outreach, promotional and fundraising campaigns, and maintains various administrative functions for the site. Depending on experience, the Associate Publisher will assume management for various revenue generation and promotion lines for the online publication, including possibly fundraising campaigns, donor development, special events and/or sponsorships.
More details are available here. Applications should be sent via e-mail to jobs[at]rabble.ca, attention to the Hiring Committee with "Associate Publisher" in the subject line. The deadline for applications is February 10, 2015.
Job Posting: Toolkit Coordinator
Contract: 1⁄2 day per week
rabble.ca, Canada's leading site for independent progressive online news and analysis, seeks a part-time Coordinator for the Lynn Williams Activist Toolkit. The ideal candidate is resourceful, works independently but enjoys being part of a dynamic team, has a passion for social change, and has journalism experience.
The Activist Toolkit is a special section on rabble.ca that acts as a resource hub for community and labour organizers. The Activist Toolkit gathers how-to guides, workshop outlines, open-source (Creative Commons/copy-left) media and more in one space to promote social justice.
More details here. Applications should be sent via e-mail to jobs[at]rabble.ca, attention to the Hiring Committee with "Activist Toolkit" in the subject line. The deadline for applications is January 27, 2015.
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