Overview

Climate Change Adaptation Business Development Internship Internship in Toronto, ON

Climate Change Adaptation

Branch Toronto ON CA

Position:
Business Development Internship
Location:
Toronto, ON

Special administrative tasks as they arise. We are seeking a professional and motivated team player to support the business imperatives of the business and…

We are seeking a professional and motivated team player to support the business imperatives of the business and corporate development team. This team works closely with corporate venturing and product development organizations to identify innovative technologies, products and business models with the intent to diversify the company’s revenue streams and enhance our product offerings.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Primary tasks will include:

  • Market Research: Identify and evaluate specific business opportunities and market trends. Specific activities would include, but not limited to, desktop research, company and/or industry experts interview, survey and/or on-site visit, and market and competitive analysis.
  • Partnership Development : Identify, build and manage long term relationships with strategic partners in pursuit of growth opportunities. Specific activities would include organizing and attending meetings with external parties to discuss strategic collaboration opportunities, handling external and internal communications and facilitate legal and licensing agreements with partners as needed.

Additional responsibilities may include:

  • Processes reports and paperwork to and from corporate offices.
  • Supports in performing various analytical special projects, including working with spreadsheet, presentation and/or database applications to create reports for department or office meetings.
  • Collaborates with staff and departments in preparing special projects.
  • Special administrative tasks as they arise.

(The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, and additional responsibilities may be assigned, as required, by management.)
ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
Education/Training/Work Experience Minimum of high school diploma or equivalent required. Must be pursuing Bachelor’s Degree.
Qualifications and Desired skills:

  • Good organizational and execution skills, focus on detail
  • Strong team player who can work independently
  • High level of written and oral communication, especially in English. Knowledge of German a plus
  • Good knowledge of Excl, Word, PowerPoint
  • Excellent customer service required

Job Type: Internship

Job Location:

  • Toronto, ON

Required education:

  • Bachelor’s

Required experience:

  • Business Development: 1 year

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Employment Type: Internship
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-20
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