Communications & Marketing Strategy Internship


Start Date: August 10, 2020

End Date: March 31, 2021

Duration: 37.5 hours per week

Compensation: $18/hour

Requirements: applicant must be 30 years of age or younger & a Canadian Citizen


Farm Management Canada is seeking a young professional to join our small team in a national non-profit organization. This internship position will create and coordinate a communications and marketing strategy for the organization that leverages our recent work in mental health, farm management and risk management. If you are a passionate, confident, creative, self motivated young professional with experience or educated in marketing and communication strategies, we would like to hear from you.


  • Lead brainstorming sessions
  • Meet with project managers regularly to discuss progress and ideas
  • With guidance from managers and Executive Director create, develop and implement a communications and marketing strategy


  • Ability to interact effectively with a variety of stakeholders and work as part of a team
  • Ability to communicate (verbally and in writing) in English for the purpose of completing daily activities is required
  • Ability to lead and take direction
  • Strong ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work on your own with little supervision
  • Ability to write in French would be an asset

Skills & Experience

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Effective listening skills and the ability to communicate complex information in a straightforward, clear manner both verbally and in writing are key when interacting with stakeholders
  • Attention to detail

Working conditions

  • Fast-paced, small team environment
  • Work from home
  • Weekly team meetings via Microsoft Teams
  • Flexible working hours


  • The position requires guidance, assistance and approval from the Executive Director

Please submit cover letter and resume to info(at)fmc-gac.com.