Digital Intern

Company: RedPointMedia & Marketing Solutions
Commitment: Contract, until August 30, 2019

RedPoint Media is seeking a digital intern, the term will start as soon as we find a suitable candidate and will end August 30th, 2019. This is an opportunity to work with award-winning publications in our Calgary office. This position is being offered as part of the Canada Summer Works program. Eligible candidates include youth between the ages of 15- 30 who are legally entitled to work in Canada, not just students. Priority will be given to the consideration of applicants who are of Aboriginal descent or who are visible minorities.

Company Description

RedPoint Media & Marketing Solutions is an award-winning publishing house and content-driven marketing studio in Calgary. You’ll be joining the team that creates our in-house brand Avenue Calgary, an award-winning city lifestyle magazine. Our company also creates custom publications for clients like WestJet and BC Ferries. RedPoint seeks out the best and brightest talent in the industry, and as a RedPoint employee, you’ll play a vital role in shaping our company’s future.

Job Description

RedPoint Media seeks a digital content intern for a term beginning as soon as we find a candidate and concluding August 30, 2019.

This is a full-time contract position based on a 40-hour work week in our Calgary office. The salary is based on the current minimum wage of $15.00 per hour; you will be paid semi-monthly on the 1st and 15th of the month.

This is an opportunity to:

  • Write, research and develop online articles for Avenue Calgary’s key topic areas.
  • Help develop and strategize new content packages based on audience development, SEO and social media strategies
  • Update existing content across RedPoint Media’s digital properties to ensure it is current, correct and op-timized.
  • Take photographs for digital and social media content as well as some minimal video and video editing for social media.
  • Help transfer content from RedPoint’s print publications to its online platforms
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

As an intern for RedPoint Media, you’re passionate about the people, cultures and lifestyles that define this city, and you’re able to work in a team and across teams to produce a great product.

Your skills, knowledge and know-how:

  • Ability to write and edit effectively
  • Some photography and videography skills
  • Familiarity with WordPress as well as well social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter and Insta-gram.
  • Familiarity with analytics and SEO best practices.
  • Very organized, with exceptional time-management skills

How to Apply

This posting is open until May 24th, 2019.

Applicants are asked to submit a cover letter and résumé by e-mail to careers@redpointmedia.ca. We thank all applicants for their interest in joining our team. Only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted directly.


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