Summer Marketing & Communication Position Available

Student Marketing and Communication Lead
Location: Palmerston, Ont

Ready to apply & advance your marketing - business development career. Be a leader, market innovator to prepare you for your perfect job. We are a small dynamic precision technology business serving the rapidly growing professional UAV/UAS sector for all industries. In addition, Ag Business & Crop offers precision soil samplers and liquid storage covers. Recognized by Globe & Mail Small Business Award program we are looking for dynamic person to help we grow our business in conducting market research, analysis, development of marketing strategies, & enhance our client retention initiatives.
Job Description
The student will work with sales & technical specialists to assist in the analysis and development of marketing information, packages, social media platforms for revenue generating business initiatives. This will include preparing marketing information, target marketing initiatives, newsletter, display & show material. Also work with other staff to enhance client retention initiatives and service. Support functions for our office administrative and client support office functions will also be called upon.

Duties and Responsibilities


  • Create and update marketing items and website information for the products and services offered
  • Collect, analyze and report marketing data on potential & existing markets to aid in the growth of business projects and business strategy
  • Evaluate business social media presence and further develop this market
  • Assist client support office with providing service to clients.
  • Assist with contacting clients to evaluate customer experience and help develop customer retention initiatives
  • Perform other duties as assigned to assist office & field staff

Job Qualifications


  • Exceptional technical writing skills for customers, media, and other external viewers
  • Possess a good marketing knowledge
  • Working knowledge of various software programs including MS-Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook), Adobe Acrobat, Photoshop
  • Excellent knowledge of the use of social media platforms e.g. Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook in marketing
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships
  • Strong ability to take initiative, work independently to complete tasks
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Bonus points if you have video and production and editing experience
  • Ability to conduct market research, complete projects on time and in a professional manner


  • Preference will be given to students within a underrepresented group minority, and/or have excellent written/oral official language bilingual skills.
  • Possess valid ‘G’ drivers licence. Own transportation required
  • Some flexibility in work hours is an asset

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Felix Weber, T.Ag (CEO)
Ag Business & Crop Inc
131 Frank Lambier Court
Palmerston, Ont
N0G 2P0

Bonus Challenge question (Optional):

Student’s with passion for marketing may wish to submit short answer (~500 word) to this question, considering our business:

Blog articles, photos, webinars, podcasts, twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, newsletter, videos, push marketing all are potential content for our team to produce. How do we do it all?

7th Annual PitchIt Competition has Kicked Off!


In an effort to grow small businesses in Minto and increase awareness of the resources available, the Town of Minto is once again hosting the Annual Pitch-It! Minto Business Plan Competition. The 7th edition of this competition kicks off March 2018 with applications due April 3, 2018. The competition is geared towards entrepreneurs that wish to open, purchase, expand or re-locate a business within the Town of Minto.


Information Package and Application Form


  • Monday April 3, 2018 Deadline to submit Application and Executive Summary
  • Friday April 7, 2018 Announcement of Pitch It! Minto Business Plan Competition Finalists
  • Thursday April 12, 2018 9 am-4 pm Seminar #1 Stepping into Business (New Business)
  • Thursday April 12, 2018 6 pm-8 pm Seminar #2 Growing your Business (Existing Business)
  • Friday May 11, 2018 Deadline to submit Written Business Plans
  • Monday May 28, 2018 Presentations and Q&A session with Judges
  • Tuesday June 5, 2018 Announcement of Pitch It! Minto Business Plan Competition Winner at Council

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