Communications Officer (Intern) ID: 55016

Deadline Date: 2018/01/31

Location: Thunder Bay

Want to make a difference in Northern Ontario? Are you a new communications, marketing or social science graduate? Looking for that critical first real world work experience? Northern Policy Institute is Northern Ontario's independent think tank. We perform research, collect and disseminate evidence, and identify policy opportunities to support the growth of sustainable Northern Ontario communities.

Posting Date:
2018/01/02
City:
 Sault Ste. Marie
Province:
 Ontario
Address:
 1520 Queen Street East
Start Date:
 2018/03/01
Identifier:
 newJobs
Type:
 Contract
Hours:
 37.5
Wage:
 35,000-45,000
Number of positions:
 1
Days of work:
 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Occupation:
 Social Science, Education, Government Service and Religion, Other
Duties:
Northern Policy Institute is seeking one (1) Communications Officer (Intern) for a twelve month placement in our Sault Ste. Marie office. This Communications Officer will focus on building connections between NPI and local media, particularly in small and specialty markets.
Qualifications:
The intern should be aware of and comfortable with the cut and thrust of public policy debate. Solid analytical and writing skills are a must. Knowledge of and experience with traditional and social media is important. Comfort in a public facing role is essential. Candidate Criteria: University or college graduate who has graduated within the last three years from an accredited college or university. The candidate must be a graduate of a post-secondary degree or diploma program. The position will be a first full-time employment in the candidate's field of study. Bilingualism would be a significant advantage. Multilingualism, or a special knowledge of Northern Ontario would also be assets.
Misc.:
 
Closing Date/Apply by:
2018/01/31
How To Apply:
Northern Policy Institute appreciates all expressions of interest; only candidates who are to be interviewed will be contacted. Deadline for applications is 31 January, 2018 Please forward a cover letter, resume and references to hr@northernpolicy.ca with NOHFC Communications Officer, Small Market Focus (Intern) in the subject line.

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Charles Cirtwill
Position Title:
 President & CEO
Company Name:
 Northern Policy Institute
Address:
 
City:
 Thunder Bay
Province:
 ON
Postal Code:
 P7B 6T6
Phone:
 
E-mail:
 hr@northernpolicy.ca
Web Address:
 //www.northernpolicy.ca