Marketing Intern

Administrative/Professional Edmonton, AB


Position at Grand Villa Casino, Edmonton


Job Type:  Full Time Seasonal


Who We Are

Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited (“Gateway”) is the largest and most diversified gaming company in Canada. Operating in British Columbia, Edmonton and Southwestern Ontario, Gateway has over 5,200 employees and operates 23 gaming properties with 248 tables, over 8,400 slots, 54 restaurants and bars and 272 hotel rooms. As the selected service provider in Northern Ontario, Gateway will add an additional three properties and two new planned builds to the portfolio when fully transitioned and developed.  Gateway is undertaking an ambitious growth strategy to dramatically improve the customer experience and attract new customers. This includes the development of proprietary food and beverage brands like Match Eatery & Public House and Atlas Steak + Fish. This year Gateway is celebrating 25 years in the business of gaming and entertainment in Canada.


Why Work For Us

Gateway celebrates and empowers those employees who made it all possible. A career at Gateway means great people, a great atmosphere and career advancement opportunities across our 18 locations. Our employees thrive with ongoing training and leadership programs for all while working in an engaging and fun environment. Join us today! 


The Position

The Marketing Intern calls for a current student or new graduate with a passion in marketing. With the support and mentorship of the Marketing Manager, you will gain valuable industry experience in areas including but not limited to – event planning, market research, and social media.


Key Responsibilities

  • Supports Marketing Department in marketing programs and assigned project based work
  • Coordinates the development and distribution of marketing materials for print and e-marketing
  • Works with Merchandizing and Studio to coordinate print flyers and catalogue to ensure accuracy
  • Sources imagery from vendors and prep quality images for print and web
  • Responsible for the coordination and implementation of event planning activities
  • Sources promotional materials and print for various marketing and sales projects


What You’ll Require

  • Currently enrolled in or recently graduated from post secondary education in Marketing, Communications, Business or a related field
  • Proficient with word processing, spreadsheets, email, Internet navigation, social media and presentation software such as Microsoft Office Suite, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, blogs, etc.
  • Experience or working knowledge of Adobe PhotoShop, Adobe InDesign and Adobe Illustrator preferred
  • Familiar with Marketing principles and SEO (Search Engine Optimization) practices and methods
  • Knowledge of marketing analytical tools such as Google Analytics is a definite asset, but not required
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, collaborative and customer service skills


What Is Next

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