WHL Job Opportunities

Western Hockey League - Hockey Operations Internship

Attributes:
- Outgoing personality and enthusiastic attitude
- Hockey Knowledge
- Operational knowledge of video equipment
- Computer proficient in:  Word, Excel, Power Point
- Ability to take direction, work independently, and work in a group environment
- Detail oriented and organized

Term:
Winter Semester – January 5, 2015 until May 8, 2015

Compensation:
Honorarium upon completion of internship

Job Description:
Reports to the Manager, Player Development and Recruitment

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
-
Player Development and Recruitment
- Assist with preparation and execution of WHL Combine Camps
- Assist in preparation of WHL U.S. Prospects Camp
- Conduct research on recruiting statistics and other player development
- Assist with Alumni Relations
- Implementation of data into the intranet system
- Assist with the development of promotional materials relevant to WHL player recruitment
- Manage WHL Prospects Central Website
- Assist contractual obligations with hockey partners across Western Canada and the Western United States
- Officiating Department:
        - Administrative support
        - Video Work
- Hockey Operations
        - Archiving of score sheets
        - Weekly Update (during the hockey season)

Please send applications to:
Western Hockey League
Hockey Operations Internship
Father David Bauer Arena
2424 University Drive NW
Calgary, AB T2N 3Y9

OR

Email: chambersa@whl.ca

Application Deadline: Wednesday, December 5, 2014

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Western Hockey League: Digital Marketing & Communications Intern

Attributes:

  • Outgoing personality and enthusiastic attitude
  • Proficient in the following programs: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, In Design and Flash
  • Detail oriented and organized
  • Ability to take direction, work independently, and work in a group environment
  • Comfortable working on multiple projects with tight deadlines, in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Graphic Design, Communications or Marketing majors preferred
  • Hockey Knowledge considered an asset

 

Term:

 

 

Winter Semester January 5, 2015 until May 15, 2015

 

 

Compensation:

 

 

$2000 honorarium upon completion of internship

 

Job Description:

 

Reports to the Director of Marketing

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Graphic Design


Works within established WHL Brand guidelines to develop creative marketing and advertising collateral for a variety of print and digital media

Poses creative skills necessary to design logos, signage, flash website ads, promotional materials, tickets, programs and other materials

 

·         Build an understanding of the strategy, audience and objectives behind projects

 

·         Develop a creative concept for the WHL Awards and Bantam Draft

 

·         Assist with creative for the online store

 

·         Must have solid understanding of design principles, typography and be knowledgeable of current trends

 

·         Ensure all projects conform to quality standards and deadlines

 

 

Website/Digital Media

 

·         Support Senior Communications Manager with production of content and features

 

·         Assist with weekly content for WHL e-newsletter

 

·         Work with WHL Images & Web graphics

 

·         Assist with monitoring media coverage

 

·         Social Media as needed

 

 Marketing

 

 ·         Assist with sponsor related programs on WHL website and other website initiatives

 

·         Assist with WHL Playoffs as needed

 

·         Development of new sponsorable contests, programs and initiatives

 

·         Assist with the maintenance of the online store

 

·         Other marketing initiatives, events and daily function

 

Please include samples of recent work along with application to:

 

Western Hockey League
Digital Marketing Internship
Father David Bauer Arena
2424 University Drive NW
Calgary, AB T2N 3Y9

 

OR

 

Email: chambersa@whl.ca

 

 

Application Deadline: December 10, 2014