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Tourism Product Development Intern

This is a full-time internship position with a duration of 12 months (1 year). The successful candidate will be expected to work an average of 35 hours and vacation time will correspond with the standard practices of Superior Country.

Location:

The Superior Country Office located in the Tourist Information Centre in the Township of Nipigon, Ontario

Hours:

8:30am – 4:30pm Monday to Friday with one hour for lunch. Hours may vary so flexibility is required.

Compensation:

$38,220 Annual Salary

To Apply:

A cover letter clearly demonstrating why you believe you are the best person for this position, no longer than a page in length, along with a resume can be emailed to suzanne@superiorcountry.ca, marked to the attention of North Shore Tourism Coordinator, Suzanne Kukko.

Application Deadline:

October 1, 2021, by 4pm

Job Description:

  • Work with communities/operators and undertake appropriate research (in reference to recently completed strategies, plans and inventories) to develop ideas for a minimum of four market ready, sustainable tourism products
  • Assist the communities/operators in completing scope of work, budgets, schedules, etc. for the development of the tourism products
  • Assist the communities/operators in the development of project proposals, funding applications, and request for proposals, as required
  • Develop and complete a Tourism Rocks! campaign and community/school outreach activities
  • Work with Tourism Excellence North (TEN) facilitator to recruit up to 5 businesses along the north shore to complete “Fast Track Success” program
  • Work with Tourism Excellence North (TEN) facilitator to ensure up to 6 north shore communities participate in the “Community Self-Assessment” program
  • Assist 5 culinary operators along the North Shore to become FeastON certified
  • Develop list of 10 North Shore culinary operators for the Great Taste of Ontario Passport Program

Qualifications:

  • Preferable that the applicant have a degree or diploma in Tourism, Business, Economic/Community Development, or Outdoor Recreation
  • Should have excellent working knowledge of the internet and Microsoft Windows
  • Must not have previously participated in an internship program
  • Must be first time employment in the field
  • Once hired, the candidate must reside in the Nipigon area (Nipigon, Red Rock, Lake Helen, Dorion)

This opportunity is proudly supported by Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation and is funded through the Workforce Development Program. Eligibility requirements of the program can be found here: https://nohfc.ca/en/pages/programs/people-talent-program/workforce-development-stream

Tourim Product Development Intern Job Posting PDF

Marketing Coordinator Intern

This is a full-time internship position with a duration of 12 months (1 year). The successful candidate will be expected to work an average of 35 hours and vacation time will correspond with the standard practices of Superior Country.

Location:

The Superior Country Office located in the Tourist Information Centre in the Township of Nipigon, Ontario

Hours:

8:30am – 4:30pm Monday to Friday with one hour for lunch. Hours may vary so flexibility is required.

Compensation:

$38,220 Annual Salary

To Apply:

A cover letter clearly demonstrating why you believe you are the best person for this position, no longer than a page in length, along with a resume can be emailed to dan@superiorcountry.ca, marked to the attention of Superior Country’s Executive Director, Dan Bevilacqua.

Application Deadline:

September 17, 2021, by 4pm

Job Description:

  • Manage and maintain Superior Country social media platforms
  • Manage several social media advertising campaigns within different product pillars set out in existing Superior Country tactical marketing plans
  • Hire and manage content writers for multiple articles promoting the region
  • Write articles pertaining to the experiences and attractions in Superior Country, containing proper search engine techniques, to share and advertise through social media platforms
  • Maintain and update Superior Country mailing lists as required
  • Utilize Superior Country mailing lists to send newsletters to both travelers and stakeholders
  • Track and evaluate online article performance
  • Develop reports and track key performance indicators for articles, social media ad campaigns, mailing lists, etc.
  • Respond to travelers in person, through email and over phone, with information on the Superior Country Region
  • Follow up with all stakeholders to ensure they are utilizing the benefits of Superior Country membership to full advantage.
  • General administrative work and any other tasks that may be required
  • Develop a detailed work plan which sets out tasks, in the achievement of the above goals.

Qualifications:

  • Preferable that the applicant have a degree or diploma in Tourism, Marketing, creative Writing, Economic Development or Business
  • A history of customer service and sales
  • Must not have previously participated in an internship program
  • Must be first time employment in the field
  • Once hired, the candidate must reside in the Nipigon area (Nipigon, Red Rock, Lake Helen, Dorion)

This opportunity is proudly supported by Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation and is funded through the Workforce Development Program. Eligibility requirements of the program can be found here: https://nohfc.ca/en/pages/programs/people-talent-program/workforce-development-stream

Marketing Coordinator Job posting PDF