Office Intern
Digital Finance Institute
Toronto, ON

Office Internship

Digital Finance Institute

About Digital Finance Institute: The Digital Finance Institute is Canada’s leading think tank for Financial Technology.

Location: Downtown Toronto

Hours: Monday-Friday from 9am-5:00pm

Start: September

Term: 3-4 Months

Disclaimer: This is a volunteer opportunity, please only apply if you are comfortable with the terms.


The Digital Finance Institute is growing at an extremely fast pace. This is an opportunity to gain valuable experience in an open and receptive start-up environment. Due to the nature of startup work environments, the job tasks may frequently change and require adapting, bringing forward new and exciting challenges.

We are currently hiring 1 office intern to assist with daily company operations, this position is ideal for a university/coop student, or recent graduate looking for a full-time internship position in the finance and technology industry. Daily responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Assisting with day-to-day company operations
  • Providing support to our company executives
  • Participating in daily tasks
  • Running basic office errands
  • Following up on customer inquiries by taking specific action in a timely manner
  • Facilitating in-person customer interactions
  • Working with FinTech
  • Generating partnership leads
  • Updating customer service platforms (data entry, as required)
  • Providing feedback regarding growth and expansion of the company


  • Bachelor's degree or currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree or recognized equivalent
  • Thrives as a team player in a fast-paced, high-energy, change-oriented environment
  • Strong skills with software such as Microsoft Office and Google Docs, Google Sheets, etc.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • The ideal candidate has some coding experience and can assist with ongoing development projects

Job Type: Contract/Internship/Volunteer

Job Location: Toronto, ON

Required education: Bachelor's Degree (in progress or completed)

Job Types: Full-time, Internship, Contract


  • Bachelor's Degree (Required)


  • Toronto, ON (Required)


  • English (Required)
  • Mandarin (Preferred)