Editor Herizons Magazine

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Part-time Editor Herizons Magazine

Position Summary

Herizons, Canada’s foremost feminist magazine, is seeking a Winnipeg-based senior editor to oversee the production of a dynamic quarterly dedicated to an intersectional vision of feminism, gender equality and social justice.

The part-time senior editor (17.5 hours per week), working remotely, will cultivate relationships with a diverse base of feminist writers from various communities and representing identities, to create content that will enrich Herizons reputation as a respected Canadian feminist magazine.  

Experience in all aspects of editorial oversight is required, and the senior editor will embrace and reflect a diverse and inclusive feminist vision for Herizons national readership. Works closely with the managing editor, who oversees operations.

We are looking for an editor with publishing expertise, and a demonstrated ability to work independently in a cooperative environment. Must have strong writing skills, proven editing skills, a keen interest in developing a strong voice as editor of a feminist magazine, and a working knowledge of magazines and media in Canada. Expertise working collaboratively with graphic designer, and some social media engagement required.


  1. Combination of 5 years relevant education, training and experience as a professional writer, editor or publishing professional;
  2. Proven management or leadership experience;
  3. Extensive knowledge of, and direct involvement in, Canadian feminist and other social justice movements; direct experience working within an intersectional feminist framework;
  4. Familiarity with various styles of magazine writing, and solid knowledge of journalistic standards and practices, such as proper attribution of sources, fact checking etc.
  5. Is detail-oriented, can work independently, meet deadlines and work collaboratively.

The successful candidate will be supervised by Herizons Managing Editor and report to the non-profit organization’s board of directors. For more detailed job responsibilities, see www.herizons.ca/info.


Permanent part-time. $24-$27 per hour/ 17.5 hours per week ($21,840 to $24,570 per year). Plus stipend for office costs.

Qualified candidates submit cover letter + resume as single PDF (max. 4 pages,) plus 3 suitable samples of published written work (PDFs or links) to: editor at herizons.ca .

Deadline Friday, June 3, 2022.

Herizons is committed to equity, diversity and inclusion and recognizes that a diverse staff enriches the work environment and the magazine. We encourage applicants who are women, female or non-binary, racialized, Indigenous, persons with disabilities or 2SLGBTQ+ to self identify at time of application.


3 Jun 2022
Herizons, Canada’s foremost feminist magazine
Winnipeg  Manitoba