Marketing and Events Assistant [Calgary]

Marketing and Events Assistant



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Marketing and Events Assistant




Canada's Sports Hall of Fame


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Calgary, AB


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The Marketing and Communications Manager seeks to hire individuals to assist with the following marketing initiatives for Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame from May-August 2019. The individuals will assist in planning and coordinating a large scale fundraiser, as well as monthly events. The fundraiser on May 23rd includes a media conference in the morning, exhibit launch and a gala and after party in the evening. The event will be announcing to the media for the first time the 2019 Hall of Fame Inductees. This event should receive national recognition. The Individuals will help with marketing materials, communicating with sponsors, Inductees and guests, and helping day-of live marketing efforts.

Students will:
- Learn how to plan a large-scale fundraising event and media conference.
- Learn how to create marketing and media materials and collateral.
- Learn how to draft and edit effective website and social media content.
- Learn how to effectively run smaller monthly events with the help of the Manager including our Who’s in the Hall Free Wednesday evenings
- Attend regular meetings with the Manager of Marketing and Communications to ensure that the content and materials being developed meet the guidelines for the project.

Application Deadline: April 20, 2018

Interviews will be conducted by the Manager of Marketing and Communications during the week of April 23-27 and April 30-May 4. A maximum of six candidates will be interviewed.

• Must be between 15 yrs – 30 yrs old.
• Must be attending school for Marketing or have a completed Marketing or Communications degree
• Good interpersonal skills and computer knowledge using MS Office is required.
• Knowledge of InDesign/Illustrator/Photoshop is an asset.
• Individuals will be required to provide or obtain a valid vulnerable sector police check.

Job Equity: Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame is committed to the principle of equal opportunity. As an employer Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame welcomes diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified candidates within the scope of each job opening. Applications are welcomed from women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, and Aboriginal people.

Submit your resume and cover letter by April 20th in one document to:

Marina Montgomery
Marketing and Communications Manager
Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame
169 Canada Olympic Rd SW
Calgary, AB T3B 6B7
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