WINTER 2022 CO-OP: Marketing and Communications Intern

  • Location: Sydney, NS
  • Deadline: November 15, 2021 at 4:00 pm

POSITION: Marketing and Communications Intern

JOB DETAILS: Job description below

  • 35 hours per week
  • January 3, 2022-April 1, 2022
  • Salary $15.00/hour

SUPERVISOR: Kathleen Yurchesyn | 902-578-4029

50 Dorchester St. PO BOX 131 Station A B1P 6G9

The Cape Breton Regional Chamber of Commerce is looking to hire an enthusiastic, self-directed and exceptionally organized individual. This role will be dynamic and fast-paced, with the opportunity to hone and further develop a variety of skill sets, including but not limited to, marketing, content creation, strategic planning, event coordination, website development, membership engagement, social media planning, etc. The successful candidate must be a strong writer, able to identify opportunities, bring ideas to the team and follow through on tasks and projects. The Marketing and Communications Student will be a valued member of a small team by supporting the implementation of the organizational strategy. If you are not afraid to ask questions, work independently and collaboratively, are self-directed and self-motivated, have a keen interest in marketing and communications and a positive attitude, we want to meet you!


  • Social media content development and management
  • Content writing for website
  • Blogging and membership profiles (curated and branded content)
  • Support implementation of the strategic plan for the Chamber
  • Event planning and coordination
  • Data input in Quickbooks accounting software
  • Updating Membership database and member relations
  • Development of membership engagement materials and programs
  • Support the planning of winter/spring events including the Advantage, a women’s empowerment conference, luncheons and business after hours, etc.


  • A talented and confident writer
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Self-directed and works to exceed expectations
  • Strategic thinker and disciplined executer
  • Ability to work with deadlines and multi-task on several projects simultaneously ● Keen attention to detail

To apply send resume and cover letter to deadline 15th November