Business and Sales Summer Intern

EstateBox is a comprehensive life and legacy planning platform that leverages a user-friendly process to create a virtual "box" that contains the key details and documents that relate to your estate. Estatebox's life planning features keep users up-to-date on important documents (like passports and driver's licenses) and our legacy planning features will ensure loved ones have immediate access to important documents (like wills or banking contacts) in the event of a user’s passing.

 

Diversity, inclusion and belonging are deeply rooted in the principle values of EstateBox and, as such, we believe in hiring employees regardless of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status. We are committed to providing an accessible candidate experience - if you need any accommodations or adjustments throughout the interview process and beyond, please let us know. To learn more about diversity, inclusion and belonging at EstateBox read our statement here.

 

We are seeking a driven, self-motivated, creative, and enthusiastic Business & Sales Intern to join us!  

As our intern, you will collaborate with the CEO and VP, Marketing in all areas of their work. You will assist with sales, marketing, HR, administrative tasks, and accounting management. Your insightful contribution will help develop, expand and maintain our sales reach and keep our business rolling.

 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist with updating competitive research

  • Quickly get up to speed on our positioning and how we are differentiated from our competitors

  • Source prospects for sales outreach

  • Maintain our CRM

  • Support sales efforts in daily administrative tasks

  • Prepare promotional presentations and pitch decks

  • Collaborate to identify relationships with ecosystem partners 

  • Assist with payroll duties and accounting

Who You Are

  • You’re a self-starter - you are driven and consistently find yourself in interesting and engaging projects and initiatives

  • You’re organized - you’re punctual, structured and can navigate large amounts of data with ease

  • You’re entrepreneurial by nature - you’re resourceful, creative and able to see the opportunity in everything

  • You’re a problem solver - you’re able to navigate through difficult or tricky situations and push through to find a solution that goes above the expectations of the stakeholders involved

 

Knowledge and Skills

  • Hands-on learner, no job too big or too small. Not afraid to dive in, make suggestions and learn on the go

  • Have strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to work independently and with a team

  • Demonstrates the ability to multi-task by wearing many hats and jumping in where needed to support the growth and success of EstateBox’s business goals and initiatives

 

Requirements

  • Currently in a post-secondary program in business or a related field.

  • Proficient with G Suite

  • Ideally, proficient with Canva

  • Strong analytics and quantitative skills

 

Work Environment

As a young start-up, we are strongly committed to hard work, creativity, and having fun while producing results. Furthermore, there are opportunities to develop materials and work on projects depending on your interests. As a small team, you will have the opportunity to work closely with our CEO.

 

This position will be remotely based in Canada. We communicate primarily over Slack, email, and Google Meet.


Position Details

  • 35 hours/wk

  • $17.50 per hour paid for hours worked

  • Starting Date: May 3 to August 31, with time off to enjoy your summer!
     

To apply, please email your cover letter and resume in one PDF file to info@estatebox.ca.