Canadian Blood Services Summer Student Recruiter Temporary in St. John’s, NL

Canadian Blood Services

Branch St. John’s NL CA

Summer Student Recruiter
St. John’s, NL

You will work with staff to identifying possible events, activity targets and best practices for event execution….

Would you like to be part of something bigger? Something important? You have the power to give life!

Summer is the most difficult time of year to recruit blood donors but the need for blood doesn’t change. This summer, do something that matters. Help Canadian Blood Services recruit blood donors.

We are looking for someone to support the efforts of donor recruitment at community events. In this role you will attend local events to raise awareness regarding the importance of donating blood or blood products by booking interested individuals into appointments at upcoming clinics or registering individuals to receive further information regarding donation opportunities. You will work with staff to identifying possible events, activity targets and best practices for event execution.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Experience with sales, promotions and/or marketing and dealing with the general public
  • Ability to initiate conversation and speak comfortably regarding opportunities to get involved at Canadian Blood Services
  • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple tasks while being flexible
  • Strong personal initiative and a passion for the cause
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team

Required Skills:

  • Some post-secondary education, plus related experience or equivalent combination
  • Preference will be given to those with an interest in Sales, Marketing or Public Outreach
  • Experience with use of devices such as tablets and laptops
  • Experience with use of social media
  • Fluency in English

Summer Student Grant, to be eligible, students must:

  • Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment;
  • Have been registered as full-time students in the previous academic year and intend to return to school on a full-time basis in the next academic year;
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act; and,
  • Be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations.

Please Note: This position is funded through the Canada Summer Jobs programs, and the successful incumbent must meet the program requirements

Required Skills

Required Experience

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: St. John's, NL, CA
Posted on: 2018-04-04
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