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Greater Toronto Hockey League

Application Deadline: November 30, 2012   Starting Date: January 7, 2013

Position: Intern - Marketing and Events

Job Description:
Position: GTHL Intern – Marketing and Events

Description Outline:

The Greater Toronto Hockey League (GTHL) is a non-profit organization and is the governing body of minor hockey in the Greater Toronto area. We are the largest amateur hockey league in the world. There are approximately 40,000 children registered in the GTHL annually.

The successful applicant will be responsible for:

1. Management of the GTHL Events Team including:
a. Creating event schedule
b. Creating detailed event plan
c. Coordinating volunteers for each event
d. Coordinating with the event host and venue on all event logistics
e. Generate and implement social media strategy for each event
f. Provide post event report that includes event highlights and recommendations for improvement
2. Assisting with the management of GTHL social media sites including Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Youtube, and monthly email newsletter (Constant Contact).
3. Assisting in the Managing of the Bauer Peewee ‘AAA’ Challenge Cup International Hockey Tournament, OHL Cup Minor Midget AAA Tournament, and Pro Hockey Life King Clancy tournament including on site event management.
4. Assisting with the Hockey Operations Department
5. Co-ordinating and organizing the GTHL Kids Kare Toy Drive.
6. Monitoring, logging and sorting of game sheets & Suspensions

The successful applicant will possess the following:

1. Outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
2. Superior organizational and time management skills.
3. Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs.
4. Experience using social media sites.
5. Self Starter, ability to work independently.
6. Ability to work in and contribute in a team environment.
7. Knowledge of hockey and the GTHL considered an asset
8. A valid Ontario G2 Drivers License.
9. The successful applicants will be subject to local police background check.

Type of Position:
Full Time - Intern / co-op

View Attachment: GTHL Placement Description - Marketing and Events1.pdf

Contact Information:
Dave Lowes
Greater Toronto Hockey League
265 Rimrock Road Unit 4
Toronto , M3J 3C6
Tel. 416-636-6845
Fax. 416-636-2035


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