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Ontario University Athletics (OUA)

Application Deadline: April 19, 2013   Starting Date: May 13, 2013

Position: Student Employment Opportunity

Job Description:
Ontario University Athletics (OUA), representing twenty member institutions and 9,000 student-athletes is responsible to oversee and organize interuniversity sport within Ontario, seeks a dedicated individual for a summer student employment opportunity. Applicants must have an interest in amateur sport preferably with Sport Management education and/or experience. This position is for a sixteen-week period beginning in May 2013.

This position with Ontario University Athletics is an exciting and challenging one in the OUA office. The successful candidate will gain valuable experience in sports administration and will become familiar with all aspects of the office administration (including marketing, communications and sport statistics).

Responsibilities will include:
Publications development
Historical research
Web site posting and archiving
Scheduling and stats database maintenance
Sponsorship and marketing projects
Office administration
Other projects and responsibilities as needed

Ontario University Athletics is looking for a highly motivated individual who possess a general knowledge and appreciation for all sports and with experience or interest in statistics, administration and marketing. Experience with HTML is an asset and familiarity with all other Microsoft Office Applications is a must. Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop and Adobe InDesign is an asset.

This position pays a salary of $480.00 per week, based on a 40-hour week. This position will commence on May 13, 2013 and continue for approximately 16 weeks.

Any questions on this position should be directed to

Please submit your resume and covering letter in confidence, by email, fax or mail, prior to Friday, April 19, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. to:

Ontario University Athletics
1119 Fennell Avenue East
Suite 230
Hamilton, ON L8T 1S2
Fax: (905) 574-2840

Attn: Marketing & Communications Manager

Please outline your related work or volunteer experience and why you are interested in this opportunity with Ontario University Athletics. Only full time post secondary students who intend to return to school on a full-time basis in the next academic year will be considered. This position will be subject to approved Service Canada funding through the Canada Summer Jobs program. Ontario University Athletics is an equal opportunity employer.

Salary Range: $480 per week

Type of Position:
Full Time - Summer / Student

Contact Information:
Marketing & Communications Manager
Ontario University Athletics (OUA)
1119 Fennell Ave. East
Hamilton , ON
L8T 1S2


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