Staff Writer – Toronto
The Northern Miner is seeking a full-time Staff Writer for our Toronto head office. The Northern Miner is a daily news website and biweekly newspaper specializing in mining and mineral exploration.
The ideal candidate will have: a university degree with a focus on geology, mining engineering, chemistry, business, economics or the media; working experience in the mining industry or financial journalism; an understanding of capital markets; an ability to write clear and effective copy; and a willingness to travel globally.
Responsibilities will include generating and writing mining-related stories and personality profiles for our website and newspaper, producing multimedia editorial content, occasionally writing advertorial, assisting in Northern Miner events, and travelling internationally to mining projects and conferences.
Applicants should reply with a cover letter, resume and at least two samples of technical or news writing to:
John Cumming, Editor-in-chief
The Northern Miner
225 Duncan Mill Road, Suite 320
Toronto, ON, Canada, M3B 3K9
Closing date: Friday, May 2019