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Intern – Community Engagement
Posted on 9/23/2022
Toronto, ON, Canada • Remote
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Ideally, is currently enrolled in a relevant program (eg. Public Relations, Journalism or Digital Content-related OR Social Science/Services, Public Health, Community Development program at a Canadian university or college.) There should be either a formal or informal work-integrated-learning component of your degree or diploma (eg. co-op term or option for work-integrated learning)
  • Has lived experiences in the public education system in Canada, many community programs are designed for students in primary and secondary schools. Your own lived experience within the public education system is essential to help us understand, empathize and serve these students
  • Can take what's complicated and make it easy. You can repurpose complex topics into simple, engaging and relevant content to break down barriers to access and knowledge
  • Loves content creation. You will be helping create the most interesting, simple and relevant money content that speaks to our audience
  • Is detail-oriented. You will be handling event logistics and coordination
  • This role is an 8-month to 12-month term- depending on the candidate's preference and availability
  • The start date for this role is January 9th, 2023
  • This role is open to students in a co-op or work-integrated program through their post-secondary institution
  • Coordinate logistics for various virtual and in-person events with our community, corporate and post-secondary partners
  • Work closely with our internal Wealthsimple Foundation team and Wealthsimple's volunteer network to help improve and expand our community programming
  • Help us experiment with ways to engage youth and students across Canada to raise awareness of the Canada Learning Bond and encourage CLB-uptake (eg. webinars, on-campus contests etc.)
  • Assist with content creation for our social channels that will resonate with youth and students (eg. build out our presence on TikTok)
  • Identify content opportunities by keeping a pulse on cultural moments, trending hashtags or news stories, and understand how to produce creative at the speed of social
  • Support with tracking for key performance metrics to benchmark our efforts for digital content and in-person events
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with community management or youth volunteer work is a plus!

201-500 employees

Investment management platform
Company Overview
Wealthsimple is on a mission to transform money management for everyone. The company provides pre-built investment portfolios depending on a user's interests/needs.