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Sales & Marketing Internship

GWN Events

Sales & Marketing Internship | GWN Events

Sales & Marketing Internship

GWN Events

Apply by 4/19/2023

Posted 5 days ago

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Toronto, ON, Canada

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 Job Description

GWN Events is looking for a Sales & Marketing intern. The successful candidate will take with them valuable experience into the world of event sales & sponsorship from event marketing, marketing collateral development, relationship selling and general business development. There will be training provided during the first few days of the internship, along with day-to-day training as the internship progresses.

If you are a self-starter, results oriented, well organized, and sweat the small details, then this is the job for you.

Responsibilities and duties will include (but not limited to):

  • Provide sales support and business development for GWN Events (Major League Dragon Boat Series, SuperPower 5K/10K)
  • Provide comprehensive research for partnership targets
  • Team and vendor sales for GWN events
  • Activation, fulfillment of all contractual obligations for sponsors, vendors, corporate experience sessions
  • Development of marketing and sales materials and sponsorship proposals
  • Assist in creating social media content for all platforms (Instagram & Facebook)
  • Assist with design components for website, newsletters and social media
  • Market research and recommend best practices for building brand awareness, social media, marketing and consumer engagement
  • Assist with general business support and other duties as required

Qualifications RequiredQualifications Required

  • Excellent planning and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication (verbal and written) skills
  • Strong attention to detail and quality service
  • The ability to work in a team environment and work independently
  • The ability to work accurately under tight deadlines and manage multiple deadlines simultaneously
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Proven results-oriented and sales orientation
  • Sales experience an asset
  • Knowledge of digital trends
  • Basic knowledge of marketing and marketing strategies
  • Experience in social media engagement with bloggers on Instagram & Facebook
  • Knowledge and experience in Adobe programs (Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Illustrator and In Design) is an asset
  • Proficient computer skills in MSWord, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Flexibility to work remotely and/or at the office
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