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Shaw Charity Classic

Application Deadline: April 23, 2013   Starting Date: May 8, 2013

Position: Marketing & Business Development Intern

Job Description:
• Public Relations Functions: Includes support for the creation and execution of public relations and promotional activities, including management of regional partner promotions and local press releases.
• Marketing Functions: Assistance in marketing committee preparations, including creation of meeting materials and presentations.
• Sales and Client Servicing: Assist the Marketing and Sales Manager in tracking the sales of tickets, corporate hospitality and partnerships, including support for the development of sales presentations including research and Power Point development. Assemble a newsletter style update for sponsors and partners to be distributed monthly leading up to the event.
• Website & Social Media Functions: Assist in content support for tournament website, Facebook, and Twitter pages.
• Tournament Week Duties: Support the management of corporate hospitality suites, honorary observer program, and inventory control of sponsor promotional items.
• Pro-Am Functions: Assist in developing and distributing Pro-Am information guides, registration forms as well as other forms of communication for corporate buyers.
• Other duties as required to support the tournament management team.


A professional person that is highly intelligent and willing to give 100% to make this the finest tournament on the Champions Tour schedule. This individual will be responsible for supporting key relationships, thinking creatively and being an integral support of the tournament management team. The following list of qualifications and skills are a must for this position:

• Current postsecondary student or recent graduate (Communications, Sport Management or BARST related degrees considered an asset)
• Good organizational skills and record keeping (attention to detail is critical)
• Creative, detail oriented, strong work ethic and desire to succeed
• Solutions oriented, problem solving mentality
• Cheerful presence and excellent people skills and situational problem solving skills
• Self-starter who can work independently
• Skill in establishing priorities and managing workload
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Willingness to work nights, weekends and holidays as required
• Computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint)

$450/per week

40+ per week

April 23rd, 2013
Please forward cover letter and resume to the Marketing and Sales Manager with your full name and job title in the subject line.

Contact Information:

Caitlin Buckell
Marketing and Sales Manager – Shaw Charity Classic

Salary Range: $450/week

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

View Attachment: Intern - Marketing & Business Development

Contact Information:
Caitlin Buckell
Shaw Charity Classic
255-5th Avenue SW Suite 2500
Calgary , AB, Canada
T2P 3G6
Tel. 587.293.4652


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