CBU BBA CO-OP ONLY – Marketing and Public Relations Assistant, Sandbox Program


Estimated Start Date: April 30, 2018 for 16 weeks

$15/hr for 35 hours per week.

Education Level: Preferably a Public Relations or Marketing Student. Could also be a 3rd year student in a Business program

Job Purpose: To help the Sandbox managers, with the responsibility of supporting Sandbox marketing and events and programming.

Knowledge & Skill Requirements: 

  • Students with knowledge in the following areas: marketing, writing, business skills an asset.
  • Creative personality and strong problem solver
  • Ability to manage time and work independently and within a team in an office setting
  • Ability to present a positive and professional image in person, on the telephone, and in email communication
  • Interest in working both directly with students and in tasks that support the Sandbox Managers


Job Functions: 

  • Run all social media for the Sandboxes including blogs, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook
  • Create content that supports the branding initiatives of the Sandboxes- both as a whole, and individually
  • Assist with events; overall event setup, implementation and follow up • Assist with event follow up and surveying of the participants
  • Marketing – executing tactical plans, pop-ups, events, promotions etc.
  • Liaise and work with past, current, and potential student entrepreneurs
  • Provide support to Sandbox projects

Application Details

If you are interested in applying for this Co-op Opportunity, send resume and cover letter to Jennifer Currie: jennifer_currie@cbu.ca