• Internship
  • Toronto

Venture Lab

The Coordinator, Digital Marketing will assist in the development and execution of ventureLAB’s digital marketing initiatives to support ventureLAB’s brand awareness. The Coordinator, Digital Marketing will support ventureLAB’s digital marketing channels, including the development of graphics and marketing materials, and updating the organization’s website. This role works closely with ventureLAB staff, clients, and tenants, as well as outside organizations and partners.

ventureLAB is a leading technology hub located in Markham in York Region, Canada’s second largest tech cluster. Through its programs focused on capital, talent, technology, and customers, ventureLAB has supported over 2,000 tech companies and entrepreneurs. ventureLAB’s innovation hub is a 50,000 square foot facility that is home to over 45 tech companies and partners. In this role, you’ll have the opportunity to work with a wide range of professionals, including the ventureLAB team, tech entrepreneurs, industry executives, public and private sector partners.

Tasks and Responsibilities
Create graphics and collateral for events, digital channels, and promotional materials as needed
Coordinate, update, and post content to ventureLAB’s website using WordPress
Write, edit, and proofread content from the ventureLAB team, and/or from contributors to our website
Support the logistics of online webinars
Develop, implement, and evaluate promotional/media campaigns in relation to external events where relevant
Write, gather, and schedule content for social media channels, including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and YouTube
Other duties as required


Completion of, or in the process of completing, a relevant post-secondary certificate, diploma, or degree program in marketing, communications, business administration, or related fields
Experience in marketing, communications, or event planning
Experience coordinating social media, newsletter, and website content posts
Strong project management skills and ability to meet project deadlines with minimal supervision
Able to establish priorities and handle multiple assignments concurrently in a fast-paced work environment
High proficiency with web and social media platforms including, but not limited to, WordPress, Mailchimp, and Eventbrite
Experience with Adobe Creative Suite
Canada Summer Jobs Program Criteria
Applicant is:

between 15 and 30 years of age (inclusive) at the start of employment;
is a Canadian Citizen, permanent resident, or person on whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act* and
have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations.
*International students are not eligible. Recent immigrants are eligible if they are Canadian citizens or permanent residents.

How to Apply

Send your resume and cover letter to hr@venturelab.ca, noting “Coordinator, Digital Marketing — Job ID 202008” in the subject line by June 5, 2020.

Hourly rate: $16/hour.

Hours: 35/week.

Please note this is an 8-week contract position ending on or before August 28, 2020. Due to the current COVID-19 situation, all interviews will take place remotely.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

To apply for this job email your details to hr@venturelab.ca