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Investment Society provides its members with endless opportunities. The sky is the limit as you will be immersed in the finance world, gaining invaluable experience and making industry connections.
As part of a truly enriching university experience, Investment Society will challenge you to push yourself to reach new heights and make new friends, all while respecting and helping to maintain balance in your busy life. Associates will benefit from the mentorship provided by their seniors and an expanded network of like-minded students.
If you are a passionate, hard-working individual with a keen interest in finance, apply to join Investment Society!
As a Finance Associate, you will report to the Director of Finance. You will gain valuable experience through managing and updating the club’s budget on a monthly basis. Additionally, you will be responsible for assisting the Director of Finance with management of all Investment Society’s monetary transactions. This will include organizing invoices, receipts and reimbursements. This position will require a commitment of approximately 5-7 hours per week.
As an Events Associate, you will actively assist or manage Investment Society events for the UTSC student community. In this position, you will report to the Director of Events, presenting new event ideas and launching these events with the Director’s approval. Throughout the event planning stages, you will be responsible for maintaining communication with guest speakers and industry professionals as well as the Investment Society team. The Events Associate must be able to leverage their resources appropriately by working with the Directors across all departments and their associates to delegate tasks and set deadlines. Clear communication and constant dialogue with your team is the key to success in this role. This position will require a commitment of approximately 5-10 hours per week.
External Relations Associate
As an External Relations Associate, you will report to the External Relations Manager. You will gain meaningful experience by taking on the responsibility of assisting the External Relations team with sourcing sponsorship opportunities and creating relationships with external parties. You will also be contributing to the management and updating our sponsorship package. In this role, you will obtain practical communication skills and have an opportunity to develop your network by connecting with industry professionals.
The Marketing Associate will be responsible for designing and creating promotional materials for various Investment Society events and initiatives. You will work closely with the Marketing Director as well as executives from other departments to ensure all promotional projects are completed in a timely manner. You will have a chance to showcase your creativity and develop your skills in graphic design through designing attractive marketing collateral. This position will require a commitment of approximately 5-7 hours per week.
Human Resources Associate
The Human Resources Associate will be responsible for assisting and managing all of Investment Society’s internal affairs. You will work closely and communicate with all the Executives and Associates to ensure that all internal matters are taken care of. You will be required to think creatively in order to plan internal social events and team-building activities to strengthen our team. Additionally, you will work closely with the Director of Human Resources to oversee and organize all hiring activities of Investment Society. This position will require a commitment of approximately 3-5 hours per week.
As a Communications Associate, you will be responsible for the production and delivery of informational materials for Investment Society events and initiatives. You will engage in frequent communications with the Investment Society team as well as external audiences both verbally and through writing. You will create documents, email our members, and conduct classroom announcements to communicate our initiatives. You will work with the Director of Communications to ensure timely delivery of messages to the relevant individual(s) using the appropriate channels. This position will require a commitment of approximately 5-10 hours per week.
Web Development Associate
As a Web Development Associate, you will be assisting the Web Development Manager to produce strategies to drive continuous improvement for visitors’ user experience, in terms of both content and user interface. In collaboration with the Web Development Manager, you will aim to make Investment Society’s website a valuable resource for both site owners and visitors by ensuring that the content is up-to-date, engaging and easy to find and navigate. This position will require a commitment of approximately 3-5 hours per week.