The Sport Information Resource Centre
The Sport Information Resource Centre

Job Type
ContractorFull Time

Position Type
Full Time

Application Deadline Date
February 24, 2020

Salary Range

Job Location
Toronto, ontario, CA

Employment Type
EmployeeIntern / co-opSeasonal

Expected Start Date
May 11, 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.

Be a part of building and servicing a national brand.  The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) is a national, private, not-for-profit organization committed to high-performance sports excellence.  We are the largest private supporter of high performance sport in Canada and we are responsible for all aspects of Canada’s involvement in the Olympic Movement, including participation in the Olympic and Pan American Games.

The COC is seeking a dynamic individual to join its Toronto office.  Working with Marketing Partnerships within the larger Partnerships Team, the Intern, Marketing Partnerships will be responsible for supporting sponsor planning and activations, communicating with internal and external stakeholders, and working with the best-in-class Partnerships team. The Intern will assist the administration of the day-to-day operations of the Marketing Partnerships functions by providing supportive services in the following areas: General Administration, Partner Service, and Communications.


General Administration:

  • Supports the day-to-day efficient operation of the Marketing & Strategic Partnerships area;
  • Sorts through and follows up on incoming mail and emails as required;
  • Researches and prepares reports for review;

Partner Service:

  • Supports the execution of specific Partner programs;
  • Fulfills Partner requests and contractual obligations;
  • Supports the overall Marketing Partnership teams in day-to-day servicing of partners and licensees
  • Assists with research, development and execution of Marketing Partner projects and events.


  • Prepares Marketing Partnerships presentations for review;
  • Prepares selected internal communications for review and distribution.

Other responsibilities, as required


  • Must be enrolled in a Canadian degree or diploma program in Marketing/Communications or relevant field that requires an internship
  • Good communications skills, both oral & written
  • Strong organization skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a cross-functional team environment
  • Knowledge of or interest in sports and/or marketing
  • Ability to work under pressure and multi-task
  • Positive, outgoing personality
  • Eagerness to learn and be a team player
  • Proficiency in Excel, Word and PowerPoint is a plus
  • Ability to speak and write in French is an asset
  • Demonstrates and embodies the COC values of Accountability, Excellence, Fun, Respect and Bravery.

This internship will run from May to August 2020. Flexible working hours would be considered, with a minimum of 21 hours (the equivalent of three working days) per week. Please indicate your availability on your application.

Please send all cover letters and resumes by February 24, 2020 to, citing the position title in the subject line. No telephone calls please. We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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