Research Assistant – Webinar Host (Fall 2020)

Reports to: The Research Assistant-Webinar Host will report to the program lead.

Job Overview:  The Research Assitant-Webinar Host will work closely with the Webinar Producer on identifying potential guests, planning webinars, developing interview questions and promoting interaction between webinar guests and. Due to COVID-19, all work will be completed remotely; students are expected to attend online meetings with their client(s) and team as needed.

Responsibilities:

  • Interviewing guests on Zoom or other platforms
  • Answers questions that may arise in the course of the discussion
  • Ensuring webinar interactions remain within the identified theme
  • Moderating or removing derogatory and disparaging messages, posts, comments or questions
  • Expected to have access to the necessary software to complete the task

Qualifications:

  • Ability to communicate effectively in front of a camera
  • Prior experience with online workshops, webinars or tutorials
  • Knowledge and understanding of online platforms and moderation tools
  • Excellent communication skills, including online etiquette and proper tone
  • Ability to maintain a positive team-player attitude, remain calm and professional under pressure, work collaboratively and independently with diverse individuals

If you are a Humber student interested in joining the team, please send your digital portfolio, or resume including samples of your work to hanadi.alnawab@humber.ca  and indicate the specific job in the subject line. Please include your student number, program, and semester in your message.

Application deadline:  Friday, June 19, 2020

Candidates will be assessed on their written applications. Virtual interviews will take place only if necessary during June 22- 26, 2020

We thank all applicants for their interest in this opportunity; however, only successful candidates will be contacted.