Haltech Job Position

Student Openings for Summer 2019

By April 25, 2019 No Comments
The application period ends Friday, May 17th.

Junior Business Consultant

Responsibilities:

Haltech is a non-profit organization that helps technology entrepreneurs and companies to connect, collaborate and transform good ideas and product innovations into well positioned, growing ventures. Since 2011 we have supported more than 700 start-ups and entrepreneurs in Halton region with our wide range of free advisory services that includes Business Innovation Advising, Entrepreneur Development and Corporate Innovation Support. We are seeking to provide career-related work experience in Technology Innovation to a full-time student intern for the summer of 2018. As a member of the Haltech Team, the student will receive early career experience to develop skills in business assessment and entrepreneur support for technology start-up companies in our local Halton region. Our intern will work on a variety of projects that include:

  • Performing information research tasks
  • Provide business resource support to Haltech clients including responding to requests from clients and supporting the client services team with the client intake process.
  • Assisting Haltech staff to connect with the technology Start-Up community
  • Developing reports on technology and research initiatives and providing ideas on how this research fits into current Haltech projects
  • Assist Haltech staff with reporting on trends and determining insights related to the market and client experiences.

The position is 35 hours per week with a salary of $16/ hour and will be for a period of 8 weeks. Our intern will be working onsite at the main Haltech location in Burlington (5500 North Service Road, Suite 801) during regular daytime business hours between 9 am EST to 5 pm EST.

Skills developed in this role:

  • Client service
  • Teamwork
  • Communication
  • Digital skills
  • Leadership
  • Other

Preferred Level of Education: Post-Secondary

Field of Study: Business Administration – the student will gain experiences on how a business operates, necessary reporting and communication. Direct engagement with consultants such as accountants, business valuation experts, marketing and HR specialists will support the student’s learning and experiences.


Marketing And Social Media Co-Ordinator

As a valuable member of the Haltech team, this student will in a start-up technology setting, contribute to driving the marketing and awareness of Haltech services to the community through activities that include supporting the development of the market messaging and execution of the supporting tactics and plan, developing new features to for the corporate website, help with maintenance of online resource tools, supporting social media efforts, and execution of marketing and events. Specific duties include:

  • Designing and updating content
  • Support the development and ongoing efforts to on the website
  • Develop powerpoint presentations and other materials that align to market messaging and needs of the organization to present at many events and to many different stakeholders
  • Collaborate with Haltech’s Digital Marketing Specialist and an outsourced marketing firm; addressing mobile requirements for marketing materials.
  • Assist Haltech staff with local events for clients and community members
  • Assist Haltech staff with the creation and circulation of online and print promotional materials.
  • Support social media efforts including reporting

The position is 35 hours per week with a salary of $16/ hour and will be for a period of 8 weeks. Our intern will be working onsite at the main Haltech location in Burlington (5500 North Service Road, Suite 801) during regular daytime business hours between 9 am EST to 5 pm EST.

Skills developed in this role: This role is key to leveraging Haltech’s digital properties to maximize our impact in our market. The student will develop/hone web skills, social media (google analytics, twitter, LinkedIn; Hootsuite); blog (wordpress) and newsletter/mailing technologies (constant contact). The Microsoft office suite and O365 are part of the tools that the student will use and master to complete the work.

Preferred Level of Education: Post-Secondary

Field of Study: Business Administration and marketing – the student will be directly involved in marketing the organization, multiple approaches to social media and work to promote entrepreneurship and partnership.

 

Haltech thanks all applicants who express an interest in the job opportunity but will only contact applicants who are selected for an interview.

Interested candidates are asked to submit a resume to communications@haltech.ca with the name of the position the title.

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