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advertising assistant

Source: Job Bank


Toronto, ON


$28.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Durée de l'emploi: Saisonnier
  • Langue de travail: Anglais
  • Heures de travail: 40 hours per week
  • Education:
  • Expérience:


  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years

Work setting

  • General office
  • Private and public sector offices
  • Sales
  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Room and board provided

Budgetary responsibility

  • 0 - $100,000


  • Write business and government correspondence such as replies to requests for information and assistance, damage claims or service complaints
  • Write and edit advertising copy
  • Compile and verify material before publication
  • Perform routine clerical duties
  • Advise clients on advertising or sales promotion strategies
  • Market business services
  • Initiate and maintain contact with the media
  • Develop promotional materials
  • Answer written and oral inquiries
  • Prepare and/or deliver educational, publicity and information programs, materials and sessions
  • Conduct public opinion and attitude surveys
  • Write and edit press releases, newsletter and communications materials
  • Direct and evaluate establishments and departments that develop and implement communication strategies and information programs
  • Direct and evaluate establishments and departments that maintain media relations on behalf of businesses, governments and other organizations
  • Direct and evaluate establishments and departments that publicize activities and events on behalf of businesses, governments and other organizations
  • Assist in the preparation of brochures, reports, newsletters and other material


  • 3-4 people

Computer and technology knowledge

  • MS Word
  • MS Excel
  • MS Outlook
  • MS PowerPoint
  • Word processing software
  • MS Access
  • MS Windows
  • Electronic scheduler
  • Database software
  • Desktop publishing software
  • Data analysis software
  • Microsoft Publisher

Area of work experience

  • Marketing

Area of specialization

  • Advertising
  • Media relations
  • Market research
  • Interactive/new media
  • Customs services
  • Communications
  • E-commerce

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Willing to travel

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Large workload

Own tools/equipment

  • Cellular phone

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Organized
  • Team player
  • Initiative
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability


  • 1 year to less than 2 years

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