Paid Marketing and Market Research Internships for Summer 2017

Posting 1:

Company: Research Innovation Commercialization Centre (Altitude Accelerator)
Job Posting: Market Research Intern
Job Duration: May 29, 2017 – August 18, 2017 (35hours/week at $11.40/hour)
Application Deadline: May 16, 2017
Address and Submit Resumes and Cover Letters to:
Mariya Leslie, Operations Manager, mariya.leslie@riccentre.com

ELIGIBILIY

  • Applicant must be returning to school full time in Fall 2017
  • Applicant must be a Canadian Citizen, Permanent Resident, or a person who has conferred refugee protection under the IRP Act
  • Persons in Canada on a Student Visa are NOT eligible to apply

 Qualifications:

Post-secondary student; excellent communications and problem solving skills; ability to multi-task and work well under deadlines in a team environment.

Duties:

  • Analyze and gather insights from primary/secondary market research
  • Develop, design and analyze client and community partner surveys
  • Liaise with clients and community partners by email and phone
  • Research, write/edit and create reports from research and survey
  • Create and deliver team presentations to report on findings
  • Perform other special projects as required

Prior work/volunteer experience in the following areas is preferred but not required:

  • Market Research
  • Business Analytics
  • Project Management
  • Community Development

 


Posting 2

Company: Research Innovation Commercialization Centre (Altitude Accelerator)
Job Posting: Marketing Intern
Job Duration: May 29, 2017 – August 18, 2017 (35hours/week at $11.40/hour)
Application Deadline: May 16, 2017
Address and Submit Resumes, Cover Letters, and Design Work Samples to:        
Amarpreet Kaur, Digital Marketing Manager, amarpreet.kaur@riccentre.com

 

ELIGIBILITY

  • Applicant must be returning to school full time in Fall 2017
  • Applicant must be a Canadian Citizen, Permanent Resident, or a person who has conferred refugee protection under the IRP Act
  • Persons in Canada on a Student Visa are NOT eligible to apply

QUALIFICATIONS
Post-secondary education from a marketing and information technology discipline; excellent communications and creative skills including understanding of the business community; ability to multi-task and work well under deadlines in a team environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Design marketing collateral, such as promotional banners and flyers
  • Design logos for events and programs
  • Design visuals optimized for different social media platforms
  • Use Hootsuite to schedule social media promotion
  • Analyze blog traffic and suggest opportunities
  • Perform other special projects, as assigned

SKILLS

  • Working knowledge of Adobe Illustrator/Photoshop required
  • Ability to create, compose, and edit written and visual materials
  • Ability to effectively manage time and schedules
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team
  • Knowledge of the following is an asset but not required:
    • Content management systems, including WordPress
    • Social media management platforms, including Hootsuite
    • Online design platforms, like Canva

 


About Altitude Accelerator
Altitude Accelerator is a technology startup incubator that helps entrepreneurs fast-track their business to market. We offer support services including Mentorship from Entrepreneurs-In-Residence, Growing Your Business Seminars, Entrepreneur Workshops, CEO Peer-to-Peer Groups, Networking Events, Customized Market Intelligence Reports, Connections to Funders, and an extensive Volunteer Advisor Network. By partnering with business leaders, government, and educators we support and promote innovation in the fields of advanced manufacturing, aerospace, life sciences and emerging technologies.

 

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