Social Media & Administrative Assistant (Summer)

Social Media & Administrative Assistant (Summer)

Are you creative and tech savvy? Do you have a gift for clear and concise writing, enjoy curating and creating engaging content, and have a desire to learn more about communications and digital marketing? We have a great summer opportunity for you. 

Details & Duties
  • Curating and scheduling social media content,
  • Assist with writing and designing assets like brochures, forms, posters, website content, blogs, and additional marketing or promotional materials,
  • Covering special events and sharing worthy event content through social media channels,
  • Modifying and updating the Town website
  • General office duties such as answering telephones, records maintenance, and other administrative duties as required,
  • Work a variety of shifts totalling 37.5 hours per week, mostly during the week days. Occasional evenings and weekends may be required during special events,
  • Work in a team setting as well as independently with minimum supervision,
  • Occasionally assist other departments with special events as held throughout the summer,
  • Any additional duties as required.

Qualifications & Requirements
  • Post-secondary students are required. Students are defined as individuals who are currently full time students (either high school or post-secondary) and are enrolled as full time students for the 2019-2020 academic year in a post-secondary institution within the Province of Alberta.
  • Previous office experience is preferred,
  • Basic experience with Microsoft Word and Excel is required. Experience with Microsoft Publisher and additional Office products is considered an asset,
  • Experience with Hootsuite and Adobe Creative Suite is an asset,
  • Experience with website content maintenance is an asset.

Salary: $17.50 - $19.00 per hour

Application Deadline: April 15, 2019

The Town of Barrhead is pleased to offer the successful candidate competitive wages based on previous experience, education, and suitability for the position. Only those shortlisted will be contacted. 

Submit your application and/or resume to:
Kat Hueggenberg, Communications Coordinator
PO Box 4189
Barrhead, AB, T7N 1A1
Or through the form below