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.


  • 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


  • 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  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.