Digital Reporter

Shared is looking for an organized, self-motivated and creative individual to fill the role of Digital Reporter. In this position you will source and produce high-quality work on a wide range of news and feature stories covering a variety of topics relevant to Shared’s audience.

Duties and Requirements:

  • Have a passion for social media and an understanding of how to produce engaging content for Facebook.
  • Possess excellent video shooting and editing skills.
  • Have excellent reporting and writing skills, with a creative approach to story ideas, headlines and copy, and a sharp eye for grammar and proofreading.
  • Ability to source, write and create content for multiple stories in a deadline-oriented environment.
  • Arrange and conduct interviews when necessary.
  • Be a positive team player, who is able to collaborate with writing and video production teams on a daily basis.

Additional Qualities:

  • Experience in Video Production or Broadcast Journalism an asset.
  • Familiar with trending content on social media, and interested in a variety of trending topics.
  • Ability to take direction and constructive feedback.
  • Able to handle a heavy workload and high demand.
  • Must have excellent communication skills and the ability to prioritize and handle multiple, concurrent projects.

If you are interested in the position, please send the following to hiring@shared.com

  • Your resume and cover letter outlining why you’re the perfect fit for this position
  • A link to your reel and/or examples of your work
  • A link to the best online video you’ve seen recently

We offer a competitive compensation package, full benefits in addition to a collaborative and casual work environment. If you have a sharp mind, the know‐how to get things done while enjoying your time at work, this could be the place for you.

Shared Inc. welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Digital Content Coordinator

As Digital Content Coordinator, you will be responsible for finding different recipes, food trends, hacks, crafts and DIY projects to create attractive and engaging videos that are shareable on social media. Other responsibilities will include sourcing ingredients/props/materials for video shoots, execute recipes on camera, assist with food preparation, keep up to date with online food trends, keep track of inventory, and most importantly, be a leader in the production room.

REQUIREMENTS: 

  • Comfortable cooking and crafting (professional experience is a plus, but not required)
  • Comfortable taking charge and making decisions
  • Ability to work alone as well as in small teams
  • Strong working knowledge of  social media
  • Passionate about food, cooking, crafting and experimenting with different things
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, creative environment

ADDITIONAL QUALITIES

  • Follower of  food photography/video pages online
  • Have an artistic eye for food plating and presentation
  • Video or photography experience is a plus, but not required

If you are interested in the position, please send the following to hiring@shared.com

  • Your resume and cover letter outlining why you’re the perfect fit for this position
  • A link to the best online food or craft video you’ve seen recently
  • A link to one think on the internet you would love to make on camera

We offer a competitive compensation package, full benefits in addition to a collaborative and casual work environment. If you have a sharp mind, the know‐how to get things done while enjoying your time at work, this could be the place for you.

Shared Inc. welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Writer

We’re looking for innovative writers who have a firm sense of what people like to share. They will also be able to produce work quickly, be willing to experiment with a variety of different content types to see what works, and be interested in analyzing the results of their work.

The ideal candidate should have an idea of how to package stories and ideas for a wide variety of potentially interested audiences.  The job will involve a wide variety of short and long posts.

We are looking for great critical thinkers who know which sources to turn to when working on a story — any story, with the ability to source stories from all corners of the internet.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Generate, edit, publish and share daily content (original text, images, video or HTML) that builds meaningful connections and encourages community members to take action
  • Make stuff that people like to share
  • Generate ideas for new formats, headlines, and post types
  • Actively seek out opportunities that are original, fresh, and innovative
  • Measure and monitor social activity – determine what works, tweak and improve content and communications
REQUIREMENTS:
  • High emotional intelligence
  • The ability to take perspective of others
  • Knowledge and obsession with fandoms
  • Be funny, engaging, and appealing in your work
  • A positive, curious, playful disposition
  • A competitive drive — you enjoy winning, really going for it
  • Willingness to collaborate with multiple writers and work in teams
  • A genuine, wide-eyed love of pop culture in all its forms
  • Proven ability to get viral traffic
  • Resourceful and self-reliant when it comes to finding and selecting stories
  • Excellent consulting, writing, editing (photo/video?text), presentation and communication skills
Desirable:
  • Previous experience working as a copywriter
  • Keeps up to date with news and trends in the marketing and advertising sectors
  • Ability to work within deadlines and campaign schedules

We offer a competitive compensation package, full benefits in addition to a collaborative and casual work environment. If you have a sharp mind, the know‐how to get things done while enjoying your time at work, this could be the place for you.

If you are interested in this position, please send your resume to hiring@shared.com

Shared Inc. welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Full Stack Web Developer

We are looking for full stack web developers. Men or women who are experts in multiple layers of a modern tech stack, but have a real passion for web applications and spend most of their focus there. We are looking for people who have solved hard problems and built great things. Come prepared to show-off your portfolio and tell us what has worked, and what hasn’t. We are also looking for leaders. We are building the Toronto development team from scratch and the initial roles are vital to helping the CTO build the right technical foundation, promote the right culture, and lead by example with a high performing team work ethic. We want to build a team of passionate problem solvers who are team players that check their ego at the door.

We are looking for full stack web developers who are experts in multiple layers of a modern tech stack, but have a real passion for web applications and spend most of their focus there.

We are a young company that is rapidly growing and these initial roles are vital to helping the CTO build the right technical foundation and promoting the right culture.

DESIRED EXPERIENCE:
  • In depth knowledge of the emerging web application landscape, design patterns, architectures, and technology trends
  • Ability to design responsive user experiences for multiple browsers from desktops to smartphones
  • Ability to understand business problems, and present options for technical solutions
  • In depth experience with Javascript, Node.js, PHP, Mysql, NoSQL databases (MongoDB)
  • Experience designing and building front-end interfaces with frameworks like EmberJS, Angular or React
  • Experience working with Facebook API’s and social networking platforms is desired
  • Experience integrating audio, video and html content in web applications and embedding web interfaces in third party apps like Facebook
  • Experience working with CMS and third party libraries for analytics, A/B Testing
  • Understanding of continuous delivery, Automated Build and Testing frameworks
  • Degree in Computer Science or Engineering preferred

(We use standard tools like Git, Jira, Slack, Google docs etc. to collaborate but like to try new things if they work better)

WHAT ARE WE OFFERING YOU?

A place where your work will matter. Members of our team with help get  define the intelligent processes, measurement metrics, and development standards for the group. This is a small company with great potential, so you will have a chance to learn all aspects of the technology and business.

If you are interested in this position, please send your resume to hiring@shared.com

Those chosen for an interview should come prepared to show-off your portfolio and tell us what has worked, and what hasn’t.

Shared Inc. welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.