FIC Marketing Specialist Program Application

FIC Marketing Specialist Program Application

The FIC Marketing team is looking for volunteers to be part of our Marketing and Social Media Specialist team. This volunteering program contains two sub-teams - Marketing Specialist team and Social Media team. Both teams will collaborate and work closely with the FIC Marketing team on the execution of recruitment activities and help students choose FIC to start their journey to SFU.

Time Commitment:
• 2 semesters consecutive commitment
• 2 hours per week for planning and mentorship with FIC Marketing Managers
• volunteering at promotion/student follow ups/events (off-shift commitment)

Program duration: January 2023 - August 2023

Important Dates:
Only successful candidates will be contacted for interviews. Interviews for selected candidates will be held on October 12-13 in person
Student Leadership Training will be held on Sunday, November 6th.

• Must have completed at least two full-time terms of study at FIC
• Must be in good academic standing at the time of application
• Fluent in written and spoken English and an additional language is required
• Excellent facilitation, conflict-resolution, interpersonal and communication (written, spoken and presentation) skills
• Ability to exercise mature judgment, initiative, diplomacy and tact
• Excellent time management skills
• Proficient with word processing, presentation, spreadsheet applications (e.g., Excel), e-mail, internet searching
• Proficient in social media like Facebook, Instagram, WeChat, Douyin, or Tiktok is preferable

Benefits of Joining
• Development of event planning, presentation and organizational skills
• Communication skills and professionalism, working with FIC Marketing staff and overseas Student Recruitment Managers
• Leadership and professionalism development
• A reference letter from FIC Marketing team and an honorarium award

Please note that applicants must submit a 1-2 minutes video of self-introduction and "Why should students choose FIC?" (in English only). If you are encountering difficulties in uploading your video, please send this to Please name the video file with your FIC Student ID and the email subject line should be "FIC Marketing Specialist Program Application"

We will not be considering your application if the video does not follow the instructions.

Important Notice:

Students that hold Student Leadership positions within the FIC community have the ability to take advantage of the following privilege:

If you are a current FIC student who becomes a member of a Student Leadership Program, you will be given priority enrolment for January 2023 Semester. To be able to qualify for this you must attend the interview process, and if you are selected to become a member, must attend the training day (both SLT and Program-specific training). If you are selected and do not attend training days then we will hold the right to remove you from the program.