We’re hiring a PR and Social Media intern!

LOCATION:

Toronto, ON

JOB TYPE:

FT from May 1st 2017 to September 1st 2017

POSITION:

Social Media Intern

JOB OVERVIEW:

Ideal candidate with organize and execute social media content for On Q Communications, as well as assist with social media for clients where needed.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assisting in the creation of social media content for on Q communications and clients
  • Posting social content for On Q Communications main social media platforms
  • Assisting in the creation of blog posts for On Q Communications
  • Assisting in the posting of content for the On Q website
  • Assisting in the developing of content calendars for On Q Communications
  • Participate in strategy and brainstorm discussions for current clients and prospective clients
  • Keep abreast of emerging social media platforms, tools and technologies on an ongoing basis
  • Seek and reach out to prominent blogs and influencers across North America
  • Use online tools to create original content and schedule content for publishing

QUALIFICATIONS:

Currently enrolled in or a recent graduate of a college or university program in Digital Management or Communications

  • Previous professional experience in social media considered an asset
  • Extensive knowledge of primary social media platforms (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube)
  • Extensive knowledge of additional social media platforms (Snapchat, Vine, LinkedIn In) preferred
  • Exceptional organizational skills
  • Comfortable with deadline oriented work follow
  • Work well independently and as a team member
  • Graphic design experience is a strong asset

Ideal candidate is a dynamic self-starter, with a strong work ethic – an entrepreneurial spirit looking to advance in a position that is both challenging and rewarding, with lots of opportunity for growth.

On Q Communications is an equal opportunity employer. It prohibits discrimination based on age, ethnicity, disability, national origin, race, religion, gender, family status, sexual orientation, and any other legally protected class in accordance with applicable federal, provincial and local laws. On Q Communications is committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible workplace. If you are contacted for an interview and require accommodation during the interview process please let us know.  

POSITION:

Public Relations Intern

JOB OVERVIEW:

The correct candidate will be tasked with assisting in public outreach, media relations, influencer relations, and event management for On Q Communications.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assisting in the management of logistics (such as supplies and services) for On Q Communications associated events
  • Assist with client relations manager demands during events and day-to- day operations
  • Assist in the execution of media relations duties and outreach to journalists, bloggers, and influencers
  • Writing press material for On Q Communications associated events
  • Conducting media audits for On Q Communications associated events
  • Participate in strategy and brainstorm discussions for current clients and prospective clients.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Currently enrolled in or recently completed a college or university program in PR, Marketing, or Communications
  • Previous internship experience in PR is considered an asset
  • Past experience in MRRP considered an asset
  • Knowledge of Mailchimp considered an asset
  • Candidate should possess strong interpersonal skills both in person and over the phone.
  • Candidate should be outgoing and comfortable in new environments

Ideal candidate is a dynamic self-starter, with a strong work ethic – an entrepreneurial spirit looking to advance in a position that is both challenging and rewarding, with lots of opportunity for growth.

On Q Communications is an equal opportunity employer. It prohibits discrimination based on age, ethnicity, disability, national origin, race, religion, gender, family status, sexual orientation, and any other legally protected class in accordance with applicable federal, provincial and local laws. On Q Communications is committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible workplace. If you are contacted for an interview and require accommodation during the interview process please let us know.

Please submit your resume and cover letter, along with two writing samples to: mariateresa@onqcommunications.ca and indicate the position of Public Relations Intern or Social Media Inter in the subject of the email. Applications are due April 15th, 2017. Please note that both positions are unpaid. 

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