Application For The Arts Administration Intern Position At Tiff
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In response to the advertisement posted on Indeed.ca, I am interested in submitting my application for the Arts Administration Intern position at TIFF.
I am graduating with a B.A. from the University of Toronto on June 1st, 2016. I double-majored in Criminology and Socio-Legal Studies and French Studies, two programs that have allowed me to build on my research skills. Moreover, a Social Seminar in Social Institutions course that I took in fourth year gave me the opportunity to conduct my own research on the topic of multiculturalism. I am proficient in Microsoft Office, particularly in Word and Excel, as I use both programs for my writing and for data entry respectively. My undergrad studies have also honed my organizational and planning skills. Having taken a full course load every year, I worked under multiple, strict and tight deadlines. I would have multiple midterms and assignments due in the same week. My excellent organizational and planning skills have allowed me to work under such circumstances: I prioritized the assignments that have an earlier due date, while ensuring that I plan the outline for the assignments due at a later date. I have thus never missed a deadline thanks to my excellent planning and organizational skills.
Furthermore, I have excellent verbal and written communication skills in both French and English. The French courses that I have taken in University provided me with the opportunity to improve my written and spoken French; I