Intern – Project Management (2 Positions)

At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.

We are currently seeking 2 interns to join our Project Management ?team. This is an excellent opportunity for a student to gain invaluable experience at one of Canada’s largest publishing organizations. The intern will learn first-hand about various aspects of project management work including, planning, scheduling, budgeting, project execution, data management and creating reports for both print and digital products.

The intern will be mentored by experienced project managers, attend meetings and have the opportunity to utilize some of  Pearson’s project management systems and tools in order to gain a larger understanding of the Project management process. This is a paid internship.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Enrolled in a professional publishing or project management program
  • Exemplary written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • Self-starter with an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Team player
  • Inquisitive
  • Adaptable to change
  • Passionate about making a difference in education and impacting the future of global minds
  • Related work experience will be considered an asset.

Pearson Canada is committed to providing accommodation for persons with disabilities. If you require accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

To apply, click here or look for the role at pearson.jobs