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Writer

Job Location CA-Toronto
Posted Date 1 month ago(4/29/2022 1:11 PM)
Job ID
2022-5107

Job Description

Writer
Remote, Full Time
Zonda Home Canada (Toronto, ON)

 

Zonda Home Canada is redefining the future of housing. We are perfectly placed in the heart of the fast-growing real estate industry. We are making big bets on the future of real-estate, trailblazing a 2030 vision for the industry. Here at Zonda, you’ll be able to use your passion and curiosity to drive the next generation of real estate analysts, advisors, and technologists. Zonda is looking for a passionate Writer to evolve and expand our team.

 

Zonda looks for people who can grow, think, dream, and create. When you join our team, you’ll be in a unique position to make a change with every project. You’ll use your full range of skills to build great experiences and learn about the real estate industry, economics, and data. You’ll be supported with the necessary tools, and you'll be working with an awesome and like-minded team. Our teams are innovative, diverse, multidisciplinary, and collaborative - all working to build the future of housing.  

 

Why You’ll Love Zonda Home Canada (Livabl)

We are a market leader in new residential construction data across North America and support our people’s success through career development and advancement. Our mission is to improve how consumers discover and buy brand new homes. We care about the accuracy and organization of our information, providing a best-in-class user experience, and are advocates for transparency in the new residential construction marketplace. We love people that bring ideas to the table, and Zonda Home Canada (Livabl) is a place where everybody has a voice. 

 

Zonda Home Canada is looking for a content creator to contribute to its real estate news brand Livabl. Launched in 2018, Livabl has grown into an essential digital resource for homebuyers, real estate investors, industry leaders and urbanists. Livabl is a key piece of our effort to expand our audience, create compelling and informative user experiences and help our home builder clients reach new home buyers through expertly crafted content.

 

Is this position fully remote?

YES. You may work from wherever is most convenient for you. For those who prefer working from an office, our HQ is conveniently located at the corner of University and Dundas in Toronto, steps from St. Patrick Station, surrounded by great restaurants, entertainment, and cultural venues. We stock our pantry with snacks and drinks, and operate a casual but focused work environment.

 

What You’ll Do

In this role, you will be responsible for:

  • Writing, editing and producing stories about our real estate partners across Canada and the United States with a focus on several key markets
  • Contributing content regularly, while managing and evolving the site's relationship with its partners in the real estate community to ensure our stories are the best in the industry
  • Writing stories about markets across North America, regardless of where you’re based
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Digital media experience

Who You Are

  • Exceptional writing and editing skills
  • A knack for writing compelling headlines
  • A journalism degree or equivalent professional experience
  • Digital media experience
  • Strong news sense
  • Understanding of the principles and tools that underpin digital content creation and distribution, including social media, SEO and data analytics
  • Ability to work with outside partners to achieve mutual goals
  • Top notch organizational skills, with strong attention to detail and ability to manage priorities
  • A passion for real estate and urbanism and understanding of local and national housing market trends
  • An understanding of the nuts and bolts of how a digital media site operates and evolves, including the ability to collaborate with a product team on site optimization and new features

Why People Love Working Here

  • We offer meaningful work and opportunities for career growth
  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive benefit package (Medical, Dental, Vision) 
  • Paid vacation and general holidays
  • Remote Work
  • Company Events
  • Education Allowance
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP)

Inclusion & Equal Opportunity Employment 

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, inclusion & belonging. People seeking employment at Zonda Home Canada are considered without regard to any protected category including but not limited to, race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation.

 

Require an Accommodation? We’re here to help  

We are proud to provide interview & employment accommodation during the recruitment and hiring process. If you require any accommodation to apply or interview for a position, please reach out directly to jlata@zondahome.com. We are committed to work with you to best meet your needs.

About Us

Zonda Home Canada provides data-driven housing market solutions to the homebuilding industry. From builders to building product manufacturers, mortgage clients, and multifamily executives, we work hand-in-hand with our customers to streamline access to housing data to empower smarter decisions. As a leading brand in residential construction, our mission is to advance the home building industry, because we believe better homes mean better lives and stronger communities.Together, we are building the future of housing.Zonda (formerly Hanley Wood | Meyers Research) is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. 04/29/2022

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