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.

Responsibilities:

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

Requirements:

  • 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

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree (Required)

Location:

  • Toronto, ON (Required)

Language:

  • English (Required)
  • Mandarin (Preferred)