Vivo Marketing & Communications Summer Student Temporary in Calgary, AB


Branch Calgary AB CA

Marketing & Communications Summer Student
Calgary, AB

Design/Write copy for several platforms or mediums such as brochures, web content, news articles, and social media….

*Marketing and Communications Summer Student (Full-Time 37.5 Hours/Week) (Early June – Late August)
Are you an enthusiastic student looking to broaden your professional experience, and who embraces new challenges? Do you believe no job is too big or too small? Can craft information so that it is not only clear for the public but has the right ‘voice’ as well? Do you love people and are inspired by the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of children and families in Calgary and beyond?
We want you to join our team. Vivo has an exciting opening for a person with an eye for design and an ear for clear and concise writing, not to mention passionate, high-energy, all around awesome person to join our team as a Marketing and Communications Summer Student. Based in Calgary, you’ll support and work with our marketing team on a variety of interesting projects. Our ideal candidate has experience in graphic design, production coordination and the ability to handle multiple projects and deadlines.
If you have earned a reputation for being a reliable, hardworking person that your team can count on to all while having fun then we’d love to hear from you.
Where Your Passions Lie:

  • Open-minded; you’re a believer in balance and living life to the fullest; interested in the world around you.
  • Coachable; you love to learn from your peers; enjoy research and can adapt new skills directly to projects.
  • Flexible and malleable; you embrace change.
  • Advocate of our organizational values; Impact; Curiosity; Courage; Together; Connection.
  • You can focus on the details, but understand how they fit into the bigger picture.
  • “Get ‘er done” attitude; and are always willing lend a hand.

A Day in the Life:

  • Design and manage the production of marketing materials for Vivo from concept through to pre and post-production. This involves template-based and custom design of materials including print ads, brochures, feature sheets, postcards, posters, signage and web banners.
  • Provide design and layout support for corporate marketing materials where required.
  • Ensure accuracy of all proofs and submissions, including proofreading/editing.
  • Manage pre & post-production, ensuring high quality production and timely delivery of all marketing materials.
  • Coordinate print production (sourcing external suppliers/quotes as required).
  • Ensure all co-operative print, magazine and online banner ads, are submitted “on-time” and “on-brand”.
  • Communicate and reinforce deadlines/brand requirements to all agents while maintaining the highest level of client service.

What Your Talents Include:

  • Passion for writing content, organizing text & images in a clear, concise message.
  • Design/Write copy for several platforms or mediums such as brochures, web content, news articles, and social media.
  • An interest and knowledge of developing wayfinding projects.
  • Ability to create presentations and handouts.
  • Familiar with layouts/design using Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign).
  • Strong knowledge of generating documents using Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, and some Excel).
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, competing priorities, objectives and deadlines.
  • Great communication skills, a passion for service and the ability to communicate professionally and diplomatically, even in challenging situations.
  • Ability to focus but also “change gears” on the fly if needed.
  • Team Player: Enthusiasm for contributing to and collaborating within a small team environment.
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Video/Digital Camera use, video/sound editing experience is an asset.

The Next Steps:
Please forward your cover letter and resume and creative portfolio samples on or before May 27, 2016.

We thank all applicants for their interest in Vivo. Those under consideration will be contacted.

Required experience:

  • Marketing: 1 year

Required education:

  • Diploma/Certificate

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2016-05-19
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