Quill and Quire


Popular Book Company (Canada) Ltd. Published: February 1, 2017
Richmond Hill
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Popular Book Company (Canada) Ltd was established in 1994 to publish quality workbooks and other learning materials for preschool and elementary children.

We are seeking a full-time editor to work with our writers and graphic artists to produce multiple units of workbooks under a monthly deadline pressure. This is the ideal position for a graduate of a journalism or English/French degree, who has had some experience in a publishing environment.

The Editor's duties will include:

  • Plan, write, read and proofread content both in English and French materials
  • Work with writers and graphic artists to develop story and content ideas

Required Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in English/French, journalism or a related field
  • Competent in French
  • At least two years' experience working in a publishing environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  •  Proven organizational skills, abilities for project management and problem-solving
  • Detail-oriented, creative and adaptable to a high-speed work environment

Interest applicants are asked to forward their resume to margaretho@popularworld.com by February 28, 2017.  We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.