Marketing Support Intership

Job Description

Does opening a magazine make you excited with possibility? If you are fascinated by how the message reaches the reader, if you look at copy and say: "it would be better if it said...", if you want to neck-deep how to make great content reach a reader, here's your chance to try.

Media Matters Inc. is looking for a passionate and creative marketing internship over the summer. We are a content creator specalising in magazines, usually about the automotive aftermarket. The successful candidate will be responsible, reliable, innovative, and above all, a team player.

Duties are geared towards aptitude and interest and may include (but are not limited to):

You must able to see a task to the end, must work well under pressure and be able to meet tight deadlines. We use Adobe Creative Suite (preferably CS6): Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign on a Mac. An understanding of these programmes is a big asset to the position.  Ideally you will also have some knowledge of HTML and CSS. A passion for magazines - in print and on the web - is a must.

We offer a pleasant work environment in a converted house in downtown Peterborough. The rent in Peterborough is cheap when the students leave for the summer, and the city is beautiful. This could be a great opportunity to learn on-the-job in the industry. If you have a passion for magazines or the automotive aftermarket, this is it.

Application Instruction

Please reply to james@mediamatters.ca with a resume, published works or samples and a cover letter stating why you would be the ideal candidate, and cite job number 70218207-MK.