Be a part of #TEAMSWARMJAM!

We are looking for the game changers, social types and nerdy types. We prefer non-smokers but we understand if you’re trying to quit. :)

No movement springs from individuals. It takes an entire team united behind something big. Together, we work hard, we laugh a lot, we brainstorm nonstop, we use hundreds of Post-Its a week, and we give the best high-fives in town.

We are located in the trendy Byward Market in Ottawa, Ontario.


We are currently seeking a PR intern. The internship is full-time, available immediately, and runs until December 31, 2016.


Direct support for account managers
Create media lists
Assist in the writing/development and editing of various communication materials
Liaise with select clients, media and suppliers
Offer creative ideas
Other duties as required
Some administrative tasks
Required Skills:

Strong writing, media relations, event management, copy editing, social media
Excellent time management, organizational, analytical and logistical support skills
Microsoft Office proficiency
Excellent project coordination/management skills
Ability to self-manage workload and the motivation to grow with evolving job criteria and challenges
Creative thinker
French language ability is an asset
Our Work Environment

SwarmJam’s open-concept, collaborative office allows employees to let their creative ideas flow and freely interact with each other. The pace of work varies day to day from fast to moderate depending on the projects.
We are a small-but-mighty agency where students get to experience many dynamic PR tasks including writing media materials including press releases, alerts, pitches, e-blasts, etc. Interns have the chance to work on projects for clients in a diverse range of industries: fashion, beauty, consumer products, retail, development, non-profit, and more. SwarmJam offers great mentorship that supports students in learning and honing their skills as a PR practitioner.

Additional Information:

Work hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m
Start date / Duration: Immediately, running till end of December 2016
Payment: Honourarium – $600/month
Interested candidates are asked to respond with a cover letter and resume .

We thank all interested applicants.