Tirgan Festival is Hiring Summer Interns

Tirgan Festival is looking to fill three intern positions for the summer of 2017.

  • Reporting to a manager, the intern would be responsible for administrative work, as well as supporting the planning activities associated with the upcoming Tirgan Festival scheduled for July 2017
  • In addition, the interns would also be responsible for the execution of a telephone survey aimed at soliciting feedback from our past donors, sponsors, volunteers and other stakeholders.
  • Work location would be at theTirgan offices in North York (Walking distance from the Bessarion TTC Station)
  • Work will be conducted during normal office hours (with the occasional afterhours work to accommodate calls to stakeholders)
  • Compensation will be based on 30 hours per week for 8 weeks.

 

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible, students must meet ALL criteria:

  • be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment;
  • have been registered as full-time students in the previous academic year and intend to return to school on a full-time basis in the next academic year;
  • be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act2; and,
  • be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations.

 

Requirements

  • Motivated self-starter with a high degree of discipline and time management skills
  • Fluent in both Persian and English
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to execute phone and online surveys and document results
  • Strong computer skills
  • Deep familiarity with the MS Office Suite of products
  • Experience in editing and archiving media content (nice to have)
  • Experience with graphic design (nice to have)
  • Willingness to learn

 

Please email your resume to info@tirgan.ca and put “Summer Internship” in the subject line.

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