Work-Study Positions with the Asper Centre
Research and Communications Assistant
The Asper Centre is looking for a student to provide research, writing and technical support for the Centre’s website and social media (Facebook and Twitter). The position involves some research and drafting for content to be uploaded to the Centre’s website related to Canadian constitutional law and the activities of the Centre (primarily case summaries). Support for Asper Centre events will also be expected. Training will be provided in respect to the website; therefore, in-depth knowledge of website development, maintenance and design, although helpful, is not required. Students must be enrolled in JD or LLM programs at the Faculty of Law. Apply by September 17th at 12:00 p.m. through the University’s Career Centre page: http://clnx.utoronto.ca (Job No. 184827).
The Administrative Assistant will be responsible for financial tracking of expenses for the David Asper Centre for Constitutional Rights and the organization of electronic documents, including spreadsheets. Tasks will include the creation of templates for the legal and administrative work of the Centre, electronic file maintenance and the tracking of the Centre’s budget, including sorting and processing financial documents such as invoices, expense claims, and debit memos. Tasks may also include technical and substantive support for the Centre’s podcast series. Basic financial literacy in respect of budgeting and accounting is required. Some knowledge of the legal context would be desirable. Preferred programs of study are business/commerce and law. Apply by September 17th at 12:00 p.m. through the University’s Career Centre page: http://clnx.utoronto.ca (Job No. 184814).