Harbinger Internship: Contract, Full-time Full Time in Toronto, ON


Branch Toronto ON CA

Internship: Contract, Full-time
Toronto, ON

Must be able to handle a fun, but fast-paced work environment with the ability to stay organized and manage multiple priorities in a given day (or hour!)….


  • Job Type: (Paid) Full-time Internship
  • Minimum commitment: 3 months, with option to extend term/contract
  • Start Date: September 2018 (some flexibility, option to start earlier)
  • Office located in downtown Toronto, easily accessible by public transportation (including TTC and GO)


  • Researching media and influencer contacts and updating Harbinger contact/ media lists
  • Media monitoring and clipping
  • Updating coverage reports
  • Participating in media and influencer outreach and events
  • Client research and development
  • Assisting in administrative tasks such as:

o Coordinating product mail outs
o Assembly of media kits
o Product and materials coordination

  • Available to work some evenings and occasional weekends when necessary
  • Assist various account teams and contribute to project execution across tier-one beauty and personal care, foods and lifestyle brands


  • Must be curious and resourceful and have a demonstrated passion for influencer marketing
  • Must be able to handle a fun, but fast-paced work environment with the ability to stay organized and manage multiple priorities in a given day (or hour!)
  • Strong verbal and writing skills required (concise, compelling and articulate communicators wanted!)
  • Must have a strong understanding of social media platforms (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter – at a minimum) and outlets/ bloggers related to beauty, lifestyle and/ or food, among other categories and interests
  • Recent graduate of a university or college program related to public relations, communications, or other related programs, or for students actively enrolled in a certified education program looking for a co-op placement or internship between semesters
  • Basic understanding of public relations/marketing practices and strategies
  • Microsoft Office & Google Drive knowledge is a must. Experience using MRP, Cision, Infegy, HYPR and other database tools are an asset but not required (we can teach you that!)
  • Bilingual English/French an asset

About Us:

Harbinger is a Toronto-based marketing communications agency, that focuses on women. We proudly represents tier-one clients across beauty and personal care, foods and confectionary, parenting, décor and lifestyle categories. Founded in 1989, we are fiercely independent and 100% Canadian-owned. Harbinger is committed to the development and professional growth of all employees and we identify both career and personal goals of each individual and put the plans in place to foster success.

Check us out: www.harbingerideas.com and on Instagram: @harbingerideas

How to Apply:

  • Please include a cover letter with your resume which outlines why you want to work with us and what would make this experience great for you!
  • Successful candidates will be contacted directly, upon review.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2018-07-28
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