Summer Student For Industry Marketing

Published: April 5, 2011 11:03 am EDT

The Standardbred Canada Industry Marketing Department is seeking a summer student/intern to assist with

various marketing activities. Knowledge of harness racing is an asset.

This position requires an energetic self-starter with good interpersonal skills, proficient in social media applications, excellent planning, organizational and presentation skills and outstanding computer skills.

Duties include:

  • Assist with industry research
  • Data entry
  • Graphic design of posters, flyers, printed materials, email newsletters, banner ads, blogs, etc.
  • Assist with special events and promotions as required
  • Assist with website and portal update
  • Writing for Trot 4 Kids
  • Writing for Willie Win’s blog
  • Assist Resource Centre Technician when required
  • Assist with off-site events
  • Administrative duties

Computer Skills Required:

  • Power Point
  • CS2
  • Excel
  • MS Office

Applicants should be returning to a post secondary program in the fall of 2011, have reliable transportation and be willing to work some evenings and weekends.

Duration: May – August
Wage: To be determined

Please submit applications apply in writing no later than Friday, April 22 at 5:00 p.m. to:

Industry Marketing - Kathy Wade Vlaar
Standardbred Canada
2150 Meadowvale Blvd.
Mississauga, ON L5N 6R6
e-mail [email protected]

We thank all those who apply, but only those applicants who are selected for an interview will be contacted.