The Sport Information Resource Centre
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The Sport Information Resource Centre

Position Type
Full Time

Application Deadline Date
July 31, 2022

Job Location

Employment Type
Intern / co-op

Expected Start Date
September 6, 2022

Additional Info

The employer is committed to creating an inclusive and diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family status or disability.

The employer welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Interested candidates should send their resume to  

Reporting to the Senior Manager, Marketing & Communications and/or Coordinator, Communications and Digital Content, the successful candidate’s primary mandate is to assist in the day-to-day operations of the Communications Department.  Some travel may be required.

 Specific Skills Required and Responsibilities

  • Strong writing, editing and research skills (background in media writing – press releases, biographies, media kits, etc.).
  • Experience managing social media channels, blogs and website content.
  • Experience working with Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator an asset.
  • Create and maintain website news content – daily stories (research and writing) and photo gallery (includes player biographies, rosters, competition schedules, etc.).
  • Assist in creation of content for Canada Basketball’s social media channels.
  • Assist with media relations at National Team competitions and Canada Basketball events.
  • Archiving of National Team international competition content (stats, photos, stories).
  • Maintain media contact database.
  • Track media coverage with monthly reports.
  • Manage digital analytics and provide monthly reports on web and social media metrics measuring against objectives including insights, commentary, and recommendations for ongoing strategy.
  • Manage translation of communications materials.
  • Bilingualism in French is considered a strong asset.
  • Understanding of basketball is required, while a strong knowledge of domestic and international leagues is considered a strong asset.

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