Impact Investing Intern, Impact Measurement and Client Services

  • 317 Adelaide St W, Toronto, ON M5V 1P9, Canada
  • Employees can work remotely
  • Intern

Company Description

We’re an impact investment management and advisory firm. We help investors generate positive social and environmental impact alongside a financial return. We create specialized solutions for corporate and institutional investors, foundations, family offices and individual accredited investors. Since our start in 2010 as Purpose Capital, we’ve been a trusted leader in the sector.

This internship is being offered as a part of the Good & Well Internship Program. Throughout the summer internship program, Good & Well provides participants with opportunities to work with dynamic, high-potential social ventures as well as to learn from and network with professionals working within the social impact ecosystem in Toronto.

For more information about the Good & Well Internship Program, check out their website: https://www.goodandwell.ca/jobs

Job Description

ROLE DESCRIPTION 

The Impact Measurement and Client Services Intern will work across Rally teams to support the development of our proprietary impact measurement framework and support client engagement, including public-facing research, impact investment strategy, and impact investment management engagements.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

The Impact Measurement and Client Services Intern will have the following key responsibilities: 

  • Research and document a variety of impact measurement methodologies
  • Support the client services team on various client engagements, including preparing client meeting materials, supporting public-facing research, and other impact investing strategy engagements as applicable
  • Support the development of data visualization and slides regarding Rally’s impact methodology
  • Research and review impact reports from other investment firms
  • Support the development of our pipeline database

Qualifications

 The ideal candidate must have

  • An authentic commitment to working in a social purpose organization
  • Deep interest in and passion about impact investing, social entrepreneurship, social innovation or social finance
  • Started a degree in business, finance, economics or a related field
  • Strong spreadsheet and database skills
  • A record of high academic achievement
  • A strong work ethic, commitment to high-quality work, professionalism and attention to detail
  • The ability to work in a small, dynamic and supportive team, to exercise good judgment with limited supervision, and to manage time effectivel

    Good-to-haves:

    • Prior experience in an investment management, investment banking, or consulting role
    • A sense of humour

    Work requirements:

    The candidate must be:

    • Enrolled as a student in a Canadian post-secondary program and returning to school in the fall after the internship (graduate programs count)
    • A Canadian citizen or permanent resident, or have refugee status

    Additional Information

    • Start date: May 9, 2022, with some flexibility if required.
    • Compensation: $19.05 an hour, 37.5 hours a week
    • Location: Rally’s offices are at 317 Adelaide Street West. Applicants requesting remote working will be considered

    APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS 

    Your application should be submitted in ONE pdf document and include the following:

    • Resume – no more than one page
    • Cover letter – no more than one page, explaining how your skills and experiences will help Rally in this role.
    • In a separate section, answers to the Good & Well Questions:

    1. What does social impact mean to you? (Maximum 100 words)

    2. What will you bring to this role? What do you hope to gain? How does this position fit within your future goals? (Maximum 200 words)

    3. Describe a time when you faced a challenge. How did you approach it and what did you learn from that experience? (Maximum 150 words)

    Deadline: Sunday, January 16th, 2022, 11:59pm Eastern

    Successful candidates will be contacted for an interview. No phone calls please.

    EQUAL OPPORTUNITY

    Rally Assets Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to equity, diversity and inclusion. We actively encourage all applicants to apply regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or Indigenous status. If you require accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know via our website. We will work with you to provide as seamless a recruitment experience as possible.