Multi-Channel Brand Development Intern

  • Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • Deadline: April 8, 2020 at 11:00 pm

Contractual Legal Entity: Imperial Tobacco Co. Ltd. (CA20)

Are you currently studying at a university in Canada? Are you a sociable and connected person that’s passionate about marketing?

We’re in search of Multi-Channel Brand Development Interns to join our Trade team during the 2020 summer for a period of up to 4 months, starting in the month of May and ending in August, to assist us in delivering our commercial objective of selling our brands to retail and alternative channel customers.

As a Multi-Channel Brand Development Intern, you will represent a multi-category product range, with a major focus on vaping products, and leverage all company business assets to ensure we are providing the right brands to retail & alternative channel customers to meet the adult nicotine consumers’ needs, and the correct product information to ensure that customers are in a position to answer the questions of the adult nicotine consumers to allow them to make an informed choice.

We aim to build our brands by developing and implementing our customers’ capabilities through execution of our commercial programs across various key channels. As such, you’ll be responsible to deploy, maintain and expand the company’s brand activation plans within traditional and non-traditional channels.

You will play an integral role in sourcing and growing potential business development opportunities.

Are you ready to seize this challenging opportunity?

Our Summer-Student Program provides an opportunity for you to learn about our company, our responsible approach to tobacco/nicotine related issues, and the possibility of a long-term career with British American Tobacco. The program provides an enriching experience for both students and managers as we aim to identify high-potential students who can be later recruited to fill our talent pipeline.

The ideal candidate is…
…a passionate and driven individual with an entrepreneurial spirit;
…a leader who always leaves their mark and measures it through other’s success;
…energetic and proud to represent an employer focused on transforming a global industry;
…a creator who builds ideas that can last a lifetime and more;

What’s in it for you?

We pride ourselves in offering the best to the best, our employees. As a Multi-Channel Brand Development Intern, you will have access to the following:

  • Competitive hourly salary ($19/hour)
  • Transportation (and associated costs) provided by the company;
  • Peripheral equipment, including laptop and Iphone;
  • Investment into your learning and development;
  • Continuous feedback and coaching on your performance;

Your Next Step

  • Are you a second, third or fourth university student whose area of study is marketing, business, or a related field?
  • Own a valid driver’s license?
  • Are you available to work under a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends (max 40 hours per week)?

If yes, please apply online at, submit your CV and cover letter, telling us why, based on your own experiences and competencies, you are the ideal candidate.

Imperial Tobacco Canada is a proud member of British American Tobacco (“BAT”). BAT is a global leader with more than 200 brands in over 200 markets and bring together the world’s brightest and best minds. If you’re one of them, then an inspiring journey awaits you here at Imperial Tobacco Canada.

We thank you for your interest in Imperial Tobacco Canada Limited!