Events & Marketing Intern

Niagara River Lions - Thorold, ON (30+ days ago)

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Length of Term: May 2019 – August 2019

Deadline to Apply: March 22, 2019

Job Summary

Responsibilities: (Including, but not limited to)

  • Assist in organizing a calendar of events, festivals and appearances throughout the Niagara Region during the summer months
  • Act as a promotional representative and brand ambassador for the River Lions while building rapport with the community
  • Have informative conversations with existing and new fans
  • Run promotions, gather information and advertise upcoming games
  • Contribute innovative ideas to the overall marketing initiatives of the organization
  • Maintain a positive image of the Niagara River Lions
  • Ongoing support for key facets of the team’s overall business objectives
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications


  • Educational background studying sport management, business, event management, marketing, communications or in a related field
  • Must be completing internship for academic credit
  • Experience working in promotions or sales is an asset


  • Confident attitude with strong communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Must be self sufficient and organized
  • Ability to work independently and as a team
  • Friendly, approachable, and outgoing personality
  • Hold a G2 Licence and have the ability to travel to different events with a company vehicle
  • Some heavy lifting and standing for long periods of time may be required


  • Day, evening, and weekend work will be required dependent on event schedule

Applicants can forward their resume with subject line “Event & Marketing Intern”
Please note that all River Lions’ internships are unpaid. Priority will be given to those completing the internship for academic credit.

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

Job Type: Internship