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Marketing & Communications Assistant

Marketing & Communications Assistant

Company: ERDO (Emergency Relief & Development Overseas)
2450 Milltower Court
Mississauga, Ontario , L5N5z
Phone: 9055427400

Position Description

Marketing & Communications Assistant – Summer 2018
Summer Student Opportunity – 35 hours per week for 13 weeks

We are looking for a student to join our team in a paid position for the summer, commencing May 28th, 2018 and ending August 24th, 2018. The rate of pay is $14.00 per hour.

This position will be of particular interest to students currently studying the areas of, and having an interest in: marketing, communications, advertising, social media marketing, website writing, features writing, international development, and media studies.

Tasks & Responsibilities:

  • Create engaging blog and social media content
  • Monitor and update Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts with current and relevant photos or articles
  • Respond to posts or comments and engage with followers
  • Assist in creating and implementing social media campaigns
  • Develop a 12-month social media content calendar
  • Research/write feature articles for two magazines geared to church audiences: testimony and Missions and Kids
  • Perform general administrative and research duties as assigned to support the marketing and communications work of ERDO’s Resource Development department.

The student will be supervised and mentored on a daily basis by ERDO’s Marketing & Communications Officer, with ample opportunity to work cross-functionally with the International Programs department.

Through this experience the student will learn the skills needed to prepare marketing and communication materials related to international development issues, with a particular focus on child poverty.

Work Environment

  • This job takes place at ERDO’s office in Mississauga, ON in a pleasant Christian work environment with free parking
  • ERDO’s office is located on a main floor and offers a barrier-free environment
  • The student will be provided with a workspace and computer for the performance of their work
  • There will also be a two-day offsite leadership development seminar (Global Leadership Summit) offered to the student, participating with ERDO staff. Transportation will be provided for that time.

To apply for this position, send your resume and a cover letter outlining how your qualifications fit with this role to by May 4, 2018.

As ERDO’s summer job postings result in a large number of applications, we will only be contacting those students that will be interviewed. No phone calls please. Thank you.

Posted: April 26, 2018 | Expires: May 28, 2018
Posted Under: Marketing/Sales
Career ID: [ 5315 ]