The Sport Information Resource Centre
The Sport Information Resource Centre

Job Type
ContractorFull Time

Position Type
Full Time

Application Deadline Date
February 21, 2020

Salary Range

Job Location
Thorold, Ontario, CA

Employment Type
EmployeeIntern / co-opSeasonal

Expected Start Date
April 27, 2020

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.

Responsibilities: (Including, but not limited to)

  • Assist in organizing events, festivals and appearances throughout the Niagara Region
  • Act as a promotional representative and brand ambassador for the River Lions while building rapport with the
    community
  • Have informative conversations with existing and new fans
  • Contribute innovative ideas to the overall marketing initiatives of the organization
  • Maintain a positive image of the Niagara River Lions
  • Assist Director of Operations in day to day tasks
  • Manage incoming emails and phone calls
  • Ongoing support for key facets of the team’s overall business objectives
  • General administrative duties & other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Educational background studying sport management, business, event management, marketing, communications or
    in a related field
  • Must be completing internship for academic credit
  • Experience working in promotions or sales is an asset

Required Skills:

  • Confident attitude with strong communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Must be self sufficient and organized
  • Ability to work independently and as a team
  • Friendly, approachable, and outgoing personality
  • Hold a G2 Licence and have the ability to travel to different events with a company vehicle
  • Some heavy lifting and standing for long periods of time may be required

Availability:

  • Day, evening, and weekend work will be occasionally required. Must be available to work all home games

Please note that all River Lions’ internships are unpaid. Priority will be given to those completing the internship for academic credit. We thank all applicants, however only those who are selected for an interview will be contacted.


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