International Financial Consulting Ltd. (IFCL), is a Canadian owned advisory firm, working with governments, development finance institutions, export credit agencies and ExIm banks around the world to help strengthen their institutions, programs and products, and fulfill their public mandates to deliver targeted and positive impact to their stakeholders.
IFCL is currently seeking a Digital Marketing Summer Intern based in North Vancouver to advance client and corporate communication strategies. The individual will contribute to the development of marketing campaigns and communications materials regarding key areas such as climate and trade finance as well as broader economic development in developing countries.
This is a 4-month full-time contract position with work conducted remotely. The selected candidate will start in May or June 2021 with the possibility of a contract extension based on candidate suitability and performance.
Candidates must be based in Metro Vancouver, British Columbia.
Role and Responsibilities
The role of the digital marketing intern will support the Manager of Communications and Corporate Development to deliver and enhance IFCL’s communication service offerings for client accounts. The individual will assist in developing strategies and coordinate the development of compelling graphics and marketing materials, in addition to a broad range of written communications content, including articles, speeches, social media posts, press releases, etc.
The individual may also support the broader implementation of IFCL’s annual business planning, including enhancement of its internal communications strategy. Tasks will include written and analytical input on reports, publications and articles, developing presentations and graphics and supporting other tasks utilizing critical communication and analytical skills.
The candidate will receive hands-on mentoring and capacity building. The role of Digital Marketing intern will cut across a number of business lines, allowing the candidate to interact with team members in various roles and develop a broad range of transferable skills in the process. By the end of the term, the candidate will have developed skills in strategic planning, marketing, branding, digital engagement, project management, operations, business development, and client relationship management, among others.
The ideal applicant will have completed post-secondary education in communications, journalism, or a related field. Exceptional writing skills and analytical abilities are a must. Design skills and knowledge of trade and development finance are considered an asset. The candidate must be based in the Metro Vancouver area.
We’d love to hear from you. Your application should include your resume, and a letter of introduction highlighting your experience. Please send your application to firstname.lastname@example.org stating in the subject line: Digital Marketing Internship Opportunity.
International Financial Consulting Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes diverse applicants.