Research Assistant – Webinar Producer (Fall 2020)

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

Job Overview:  The Research Assitant-Webinar Producer will work closely with the Webinar Host on identifying potential guests, planning webinars, and developing interview questions. 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:

  • Selects the speakers, guests, and support staff, and trains them, if necessary
  • Holds meetings in the early stages to flesh out ideas and translate them to presentation
  • Manages the flow of questions during the webinar
  • Makes sure that presentation is uploaded correctly into the webinar host software and that all the pieces are present and correct, such as software settings and widgets
  • Expected to have access to the necessary software to complete the task

Qualifications:

  • Ability to conduct in-depth market research to identify critical industry topics, trends and potential speakers.
  • Flexible, dependable, innovative, motivated and enthusiastic about delivering exceptional events
  • Excellent attention to detail, demonstrated ability to meet tight deadlines, strong organizational skills, and adaptability
  • Ability to maintain a positive team-player attitude, remain calm and professional under pressure, work collaboratively and independently with diverse individuals
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, with the ability to articulate concepts to a diverse audience

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.