Marketing Assistant (Summer Student Temp Position)

At Vantage, our team and clients are at the heart of what we do. Diverse perspectives and sharing knowledge are priorities, and Vantage works to stay on the leading edge of trends and research in the human services. Our interventions are crafted to meet the needs of the individuals, couples, and families we serve. We have an unwavering commitment to helping our clients find a way.

Position Summary
Marketing Assistant position is funded by the Canada Summer Jobs program through the Government of Canada. It is a 7 week temporary position for a student needing a summer placement. Marketing Assistant will be under supervision of our Marketing Coordinator.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Support the Marketing Coordinator with planning, implementing, and monitoring marketing campaigns 
  • Assist with the production of marketing materials and collateral 
  • Help organize and coordinate marketing events such as fundraisers, job fairs, community initiatives and etc. 
  • Evaluate data and create reports on key metrics in order to monitor campaign efficiency and analyze trends 
  • Write and edit content for different platforms such as social media, website, and press releases 
  • Assist with video and photography components of content creation
  • Provide administrative and project support for a variety of marketing programs

Qualifications for Marketing Assistant 

  • Applicants must be a current enrolled student in a Diploma or Bachelor of Arts in Marketing, Design, Communication, Business, or related field preferred
  • Applicants must be 15-30 years old due to Canada Summer Jobs program requirement
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 
  • Attention to detail 
  • Superior organizational and time management skills 
  • Knowledge of relevant marketing tools and applications is a plus 
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite, WordPress and Microsoft Office Suite. 
  • Must provide a clear Police Information Check (PIC) and Intervention Record Check (IRC) 

Hourly Rate: 

  • $16.15/hr (education in process) at full-time hours 35 hours per week over 8 weeks

Applicants are sincerely thanked in advance for their interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Competition closes when positions are filled. 

Resumes can be emailed to, faxed to (403) 346-3225, or forwarded to: 

Human Resources
Vantage Community Services
4920 54 Street
Red Deer, AB T4N 2G8