Skills Circulation Clerk, Newspaper in the Avalon Peninsula Region

Find out what skills you typically need to work as a circulation clerk, newspaper in Canada. These skills are applicable to all Correspondence, publication and regulatory clerks (NOC 14301).


  • Process classified ads
  • Reply to requests for information
  • Sort and store clippings
  • Write and edit advertising copy
  • Calculate advertising rates and bill customers
  • Detect and mark any grammatical or typographical errors for correction
  • Proofread data
  • Read newspapers, magazines, press releases and other publications and clip articles to locate and file articles of interest
  • Write routine business and government correspondence
  • Compile and verify material for publication
  • Assist in the preparation of material for publication
  • Perform routine clerical duties
  • Compile, verify, record and process applications, licences, permits, contracts, registrations, requisitions, and other forms and documents
  • Verify facts and conduct research

Skills and Knowledge Checklist

The following skills and knowledge are usually required in this occupation.


Communication Help - Communication
  • Professional Communicating
Creative Expression Help - Creative Expression
  • Writing
Analysis Help - Analysis
  • Analyzing Information


Communications and Transportation Help - Communications and Transportation
  • Communications and Media
Social Sciences and Arts Help - Social Sciences and Arts
  • Languages (English and French)
Business, Finance and Management Help - Business, Finance and Management
  • Clerical
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