Title: Communications and Social Media Intern

Duration: 16 weeks

Starting Date: May 1, 2017

Ending Date: August 18, 2017

Position Type: Full-time, 35 hours a week

Compensation: $12 / hour

Location: 1514 Docteur-Penfield Avenue, Montreal, QC H3G 1B9

To Apply: Send a resume and cover letter to Caro Loutfi, Executive Director at info@apathyisboring.com

Web Site: www.apathyisboring.com

We thank everyone for applying but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Reporting to the Communications Coordinator, the Communications and Social Media Intern will be responsible for assisting with various communications projects and administrative tasks, including campaigns, promotional plans, archiving, and the creation of newsletters, press releases, annual reports and support docs. The intern will also be responsible for adhering to consistent branding and non-partisanship while helping to maintain A is B's social media presence. Web and graphic design experience is considered an asset for this position and would allow the intern to play a large role in maintaining A is B's web content and contributing to design projects. The intern may also assist in the planning and marketing of Apathy is Boring's Youth-friendly services and be responsible for researching new Youth-Friendly opportunities.


-University studies in Communications, Marketing, Arts, Graphic Design or Political science

-Excellent communications skills.

-Bilingualism (English and French).

-Independent worker, able to function effectively in a fast-paced environment.

-Passion for current events and popular culture.

-Computer skills are essential.

-Web and graphic design experience an asset.

-Good grasp of Canada's democratic system.

-A sense of humour.

-Full time student, with intention to return to full time studies in September 2017.

-18 to 30 years of age at the start of the employment period.