Digital Marketing Intern

Marketing & Digital Media Toronto, ON Req. UMG-1145


Universal Music Canada is proud to offer students the opportunity to gain hands on experience in the music industry through our Unpaid Internship Program commencing Summer 2018 (May to August). Today’s students may be tomorrow’s employees and this placement will provide interested students with the chance to work with and learn directly from music industry professionals.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Participating in department brainstorms and meetings
  • Assist with scheduling social posts and writing blog posts
  • Assist with monitoring artist socials for growth and strategy purposes
  • Collect data from major event coverage and campaign based social activity
  • Assist with the distribution/courier of packages such as to contest winners, promotional partners, etc.
  • Maintain and update department reports and weekly reports on artist social statistics
  • Place gratis orders
  • Research new websites and partner opportunities


  • Must be enrolled in a post-secondary program that requires a placement
  • Passion for music and the online space
  • Strong knowledge of social media marketing across various platforms
  • Proficient in MS Office (i.e. Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, etc.)
  • Administrative, copywriting, and blog writing skills are essential
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work independently and in a team
  • Good organizational and time management skills
  • Knowledge of SEO and WordPress are an asset

This job description only provides an overview of job responsibilities that are subject to change.

If you are interested in an Internship at Universal Music Canada and currently enrolled in a post-secondary program that requires a placement, please remember to include all of the following with your application:

  1. Cover letter and resume indicating the internship you are interested in applying for (in an order of preference - 3 maximum preferences, 1 being most preferred)
  2. Days and hours of availability, along with the number of hours that must be completed.
  3. Documentation from the accredited institution outlining: internship requirements, workplace safety and accident insurance coverage and that credit or recognition will be earned for the internship with the accredited institution

Universal Music Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Universal Music Canada welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.