Volunteer

You can join us! AMA Toronto provides many ways for you to connect with a world of marketing experts.

What it Means to be a Volunteer​

AMA Toronto volunteers have impact on our chapter, the business community, and on each other. Whether you’re a student, new to the Canadian workforce or an experienced business leader, AMA Toronto can boost your leadership potential and industry profile with hands-on volunteer experience. Our more than 90 volunteers help us run an inclusive, empowering and inspiring professional community.

Join one of our many volunteer business teams who run our chapter. Participate in interesting and high impact projects that can make a difference to your career and the marketing community. Create meaningful relationships with passionate and influential marketers. Gain access to the many Canadian and international learning and growth opportunities offered by the world’s largest marketing association and our local chapter.

Meet Our Volunteers

Our more than 90 volunteers help us run an inclusive, empowering and inspiring professional community. Take a look at some of our amazing volunteers.

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Lindsay T

“I started volunteering for AMA Toronto after completing my masters. I wanted to gain work experience and meet other marketers while searching for a full-time job. As a volunteer Account Manager promoting our amazing mentorship programs, I’ve learned the importance of mentorship. Volunteering has helped me develop my leadership, teamwork, and overall marketing strategy skills through my projects and the people I’ve had the opportunity to work with.”
Sanaz Koosha

Sanaz K

“I joined AMA Toronto as an Event Manager 2 ½ years ago. I was new to Canada and wanted to understand the market here. After one year I was promoted to Event Director managing a team of two. I’ve run both virtual and in-person events and connected and worked with amazing people ranging from inspiring marketing legends to new graduates. I’ve expanded my network and applied my teamwork and leadership skills to my day job.”

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Matt C

“I joined AMA as a student board member of BC’s collegiate chapter. When I moved to Toronto to work, I joined AMA Toronto’s board to engage in the local community. I’ve held a variety of roles including President and now VP Finance. Volunteering has helped shape my skills as a leader and marketer and AMA Toronto’s broad community of brand, agency and supplier members has helped me gather perspectives from all sides of the industry.”

Volunteer Benefits

AMA Toronto volunteers all are members of AMA international and have preferred access to the local Toronto and international AMA communities and programs that can help you accelerate your career. Our volunteers benefit include:

discounted fees

Discounted AMA international membership fees

Access

Free or discounted access to AMA international chapter and AMA Support Centre events, webinars, conferences, publications, tools and more

mentoring programs

Discounted access to AMA Toronto mentoring programs

Events

Free or discounted access to AMA Toronto events

Benefits

Access to all additional AMA Toronto membership benefits including local partner benefits and discounts

Current Volunteer Opportunities

Have a look at the positions posted here. If you’d like to learn more, please send an email to debbie.bolton@ama-toronto.com

IMPORTANT: To volunteer, you must be a current member of AMA Toronto. If you aren’t already a member, JOIN TODAY!

Director of Volunteer Recruitment

Are you an organized and proactive marketing/business professional ideally with 5+ years of recruitment experience? Are you a self-starter who sees what needs to be done and works with others or on your own to make it happen?

Account Coordinator
Mentorship

Are you a new grad or just getting established in your marketing and or communications career? Are you a strong, creative and experienced communicator with a flair for writing, content development and social media?

Event Co-ordinator

Would you like to participate in activation of learning and networking events for Toronto’s marketing community? Are you a good at managing the details within a larger picture and helping to keep your team on track?

Director Partnership/Sponsorship

Do you enjoy business development, relationship management and making and leveraging connections in the business community? Are you a proactive self-starter who can work both independently and as a committed team member?

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