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Summer Tourism Student
Lindsay & District Chamber of Commerce – Lindsay, ON
$12.50 an hour – Temporary 

The Lindsay & District Chamber of Commerce is seeking a 7 week Summer Tourism Student funded through the Canada Summer Jobs grant program.

 Start: July 2nd, 2017
Job Location: 180 Kent Street West, Lindsay
Hours: 30 hours per week
Duration: 7 weeks (Must be completed before August 26th, 2017)
Pay: $12.50/hour

Highlights of the position include:
Reception duties such as answer phones and greeting office visitors
Tourism Ambassador for the Office
General Office Administration
Provide information for tourism information inquiries
Assist with creation of new brochures for tourism information
Schedule Member highlight posts on social media
Assist with E-blasts, Website Updates and Content Development
Assist with planning of upcoming Chamber events
Assist with sales and development of B2B Sourcebook 
Assist in the improvement of Office Systems

Requirements:
Familiar with the City of Kawartha Lakes area and it’s businesses an asset
Students must be attending a Post-Secondary Institution in Fall of 2017
Preference given to student in an Events, Tourism or Business/Marketing Program
Experience using MS Office & Gmail
Familiar with Adobe Creative Suite, Hootsuite, Facebook, twitter & Instagram an asset
Comfortable working independently and working in a team environment
Ability to take initiative is very important
Strong Communication Skills
Experience working with the public
Excellent customer service is a must
Must be available for Saturday mornings

Please forward resume and cover letter to Colleen Collins, Executive Director, colleen@lindsaychamber.com or fax 705-324-2473 or by 4:30pm Wednesday, June 28th, 2017. No phone calls please, candidates selected for an interview will be contacted