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Noms Contributors

Noms Magazine is looking for creative and ambitious individuals to join us as contributors for our website and online magazine. You will be a key player in creating articles and stories that are compelling, concise, and relevant about Vancouver’s food and lifestyle scene. 

Articles may be on:

  • New restaurant launches

  • Neighbourhood guides

  • Listicles of the best cheap eats, etc

  • 101 Guides to particular dishes

  • Stories that are shareable and resonates with our readers 

Note: This is mainly a remote position and is unpaid. A freelance contract may be considered after 2 months (or 4 articles) of being a contributor.

responsibilities

  • Write a minimum of 2 articles per month.

  • Investigate and report news and food and lifestyle stories around the Vancouver.

  • Ensure articles follow company guidelines.

  • Conduct necessary research required to produce quality factual content, which may include interviews, a trip to the library or attending events.

  • Capture high quality photos or videos to compliment your article.

  • Pitch appropriate story ideas that are engaging and relevant to our hungry audience.

  • Able to accept feedback to make necessary improvements or adjustments.

  • Build and maintain relationships with industry professionals, PR/marketing reps, chefs, and local influencers.

Qualifications

  • High level writing skill, accuracy, organization, and creativity while maintaining close attention to detail.

  • High level of professionalism and etiquette.

  • A love for food and the Vancouver food scene.

  • Ability to think outside of the box.

  • Photography and videography skills an asset.

  • Knowledge in SEO is an asset.

  • A degree in journalism/communications or currently enrolled in a relevant faculty is an asset

Benefits of being a contributor

  • Get access to local events and food tastings.

  • Work from anywhere.

  • Have your food expensed.

  • Build your portfolio of written pieces.

If you are interested in becoming a contributor, please send us (jason@nomsmagazine.com) your resume, a short introduction of who you are and why you’d like to be a contributor, a writing sample, and 2 pitches of articles you’d think will be perfect for our readers.