Montreal
Toronto

Communications Trainee

The Bicom Communications team is seeking a full-time Communications Trainee to assist with the implementation and execution of Public Relations projects.

Duration

Minimum 3 months, 9am-5pm
** Ideally, this is part of a school program

Start Date

TBC

Responsabilities

Duties will include but are not limited to the following:

Product Management

Assist with showroom:

  • Shipping and receiving
  • Sample inventory
  • Maintain overall organization of the PR showroom

Communications

  • Assist with requests from media
  • Compile daily hits and press clippings
  • Ongoing internal communications with various departments

Data entry and reporting

  • Track, monitor, and organize bicom clients’ press clippings and product placement
  • Document and compile post mortem reports

Misc

  • Reception duties

Skills and Education

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office (Word/Excel/Powerpoint)
  • Strong knowledge of Social Media (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest etc.)
  • Prior PR, social media and events experience is considered an asset
  • College level coursework or degree in Marketing, Communications, Journalism, English, Public Relations, or related fields a plus.

Qualities

  • Organized
  • Strong communication skills/ excellent command of the English language (French an asset)
  • Pro-active
  • Detail oriented
  • Able to work independently and in teams
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Thrives in a fast paced environment
  • Interest in fashion, beauty and media