Intern - Marketing - Whitehorse 2020 Arctic Winter Games
Post date: Nov. 7, 2019
Application Deadline: Nov. 15, 2019
Position Start Date: Jan. 7, 2020
Be part of the exciting 50th Anniversary of the Arctic Winter Games!
From March 15th-21st, 2020, Whitehorse, Yukon will welcome 2000 athletes to compete in a 21 sport program, experience First Nations culture and create lifelong memories with peers from across the Circumpolar North.
As the Intern - Marketing for the Whitehorse 2020 Arctic Winter Games (AWG2020), you will report to the Manager - Marketing & Media, assisting with implementation of marketing and media strategies in support of all AWG2020 activities.
AWG2020 Host Society Office, #300 4201-4th Avenue, Whitehorse, YT Y1A 5A1
Assist with content creation on all AWG2020 platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.
Updating and curating of the AWG2020 website.
Organize public relations events, press conferences and community appearances.
Implement promotional campaigns.
Monitor media coverage.
Coordinate production of publications, signage and AWG2020 promotional material.
Edit internal and external hard copy or electronic publications, press releases and other written materials.
Undertake other duties as assigned by the Manager of Marketing & Media.
Qualifications & Desirable Skills
A current or newly graduated Sport Management, Marketing, Communications, Media Relations or Event Management student. This role can be used for credit towards a co-op/internship course.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs, G-Suite, social media and Adobe applications.
Excellent written and verbal communication.
Ability to work in a team and multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
This role includes a paid flight to Whitehorse, accommodation upon arrival, and a $500/month per diem.
How to Apply
Please send all cover letters and resumes to email@example.com by 5pm (PST) Friday, November 15th, 2019 with the email titled “AWG2020 Intern - Marketing - Your Name”.