NOHFC Marketing & Public Relations Intern

Date Posted: Oct 28, 2019
Application Deadline: Jan 06, 2020
Start Date: Dec 02, 2019

Hourly From: $15/hr To $20/hr
Province: Ontario
Region: Central Ontario
City: Parry Sound
Employee Benefits: N/A
Organization's Field/Discipline: The Arts
Job's focus: Creative & Administrative
Job Type: Paid Internship
Career Level: Entry level/ intern

Organization Description

Festival of the Sound

Now entering its 41st Season, the Festival organizes and produces an internationally renowned Classical, Jazz and Folk music extravaganza. Events are performed in the beautiful Charles W. Stockey Centre for the Performing Arts on the shores of spectacular Georgian Bay, in Parry Sound, Ontario.  Since 1979, the Festival of the Sound has become a 'go to' destination for musicians and music lovers alike.  

Job Description

The successful candidate will work with the Operations Manager to identify marketing priorities for this coming season and beyond. Key responsibilities will include implementation of a national marketing strategy, the creation of email and website campaigns, development of event advertisements and other content for social media, and purchasing and selling of ads.


University or college graduate who has graduated within the last three years from an accredited college or university.  The candidate must be a graduate of a post-secondary degree or diploma program.  The position will be a first full-time employment in the candidate’s field of study.

Education in Business Marketing is essential while those with Graphic Design or Arts Administration may be considered. The ideal candidate is creative and has a strong background or appreciation of music/ the Arts and excellent interpersonal skills.

Additional Info:

Just wrapping up its 40th Season, the Festival organizes and produces an internationally renowned Classical, Jazz and Folk music extravaganza. This is an excellent opportunity to create and build relationships and contacts for the future.

The Festival of the Sound welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

How to Apply:

Please forward your resume and cover letter to Rob Wood at or by mail by January 6, 2020

Festival of the Sound
1 Avenue Road
Parry Sound, ON P2A 2A6


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