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Community Impact Intern – Fall (Sept- Dec) 2024

Canada Basketball

Apply by 9/29/2024

Posted 2 weeks ago



Cannington, Ontario, Canada

Job Type

Job Description

  • Assist in managing daily administrative tasks related to managing and servicing relationships and ongoing programs delivered in partnership with Canada Basketball’s community UNIFIED Partners.
  • Collaborate with the team to manage communication, organization and coordination with Canada Basketball UNIFIED Assist Program grant recipients, donors, and additional stakeholders.
  • Support with event planning and coordination for various Canada Basketball community activities and partnership activations such as fundraising events, online auctions, community visits, Canada Basketball Golf Classic, etc.
  • Work closely, and collaboratively, with Business Operations team including Events, Marketing and Digital Content and Stakeholder Relations.
  • Via market research, identify new grant application opportunities, and assist in the application drafting, submission, and reporting processes for municipal, regional, national, and international grants.
  • Assist in identifying new donation opportunities by developing purpose driven partnerships that will deliver against key social responsibility pillars.
  • Collaborate on ideating & delivering creative brand content programs to collaborative with ongoing marketing, retail & sponsorship initiatives.
  • Supporting the development of Canada Basketball’s National UNIFIED Assist Grant Application program marketing, application, and scoring processes.
  • Excellent communication, both verbal and written, and ability maintain a professional and positive attitude with all key stakeholders and groups.
  • Strong writing, editing and research skills (background in media writing – press releases, biographies, media kits, etc.). Experience with research or grant writing is considered a strong asset.

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Qualifications Required

  • Close attention to detail and accuracy, with ability to follow through.
  • Sound judgment, problem-solving skills, and the ability to take initiative.
  • Ability to deal with personal information in a confidential, ethical, and professional manner.
  • Possess excellent organization and implementation skills, as well as creative thinking skills.
  • Must be able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and prioritize appropriately in a fast-paced environment.
  • The ability to work independently, maintain tight schedules and work flexible hours.
  • Present a professional and mature attitude in dealing with team members, sponsors, and the public.
  • Willingness to assist in other programs of the organization, as required.
  • Knowledge of the Canadian sport system and the provincial and national basketball environments is an asset.

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