Inside Sales Assistant (Co-op)

  • Company:
    Mackenzie Investments
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Sales

Mackenzie Investments was founded in 1967 and is a leading investment management firm providing investment advisory and related services to retail and institutional clients. The company is part of IGM (a subsidiary of the Power Financial Group of Companies) and is the largest independent asset manager in Canada.Our VisionEverything we do starts with the needs of investors, whether they are saving for a child’s postsecondary education, setting money aside for the future needs of a family member with a disability, or funding their own retirement. In fact, our focus is summed up in our Vision statement: We are committed to the financial success of investors, throughtheireyes.Our ValuesOur growth and success are the direct result of our employees, and we strive to create a workplace supported by thefollowing core values: Creativity and Innovation, Strong Decision Making, Collaboration, Courage, Honesty and Integrity, Confidence and Pride.At Mackenzie Investments you can Build Your Career with Confidence by:Changing the Game: We have a vision and a strategy that will challenge the way business in this industry is done and help Canadians be successful in the ways that mean the most to them.Making a Smarter World: We believe in continuous learning, understanding what is most important and sharing the benefits of that knowledge.Being Proud: As a part of our team you will do some of your best work, develop some of your most valuable skills and give back in ways that make a difference in the lives of Canadians.Joining an Unstoppable Team: We build teams that look out for each other, ask the best of each other and deliver the finest work.Learning and Growing: We offer an environment where you can indulge your curiosity to learn; getting the challenges and feedback you need to refine your skills and abilities.Thriving in a Supportive Environment: We have created a workplace where your efforts and career are supported by your team and your leader.Our Distribution Division is currently seeking a Co-op student to join our Inside Sales team starting in January 2019. The successful candidate’s primary responsibilities will include:Work closely with the sales team providing support on fund comparisons, pricing research, performance research, competitive analysis, Salesforce & territory planningPotential for limited interaction with Advisors Research, build proposals/reports and present findings to senior managementReview business processes to identify opportunities for improvementAssist with project work dependent on business initiatives The following requirements will assist the successful candidate:Currently enrolled in a relevant post-secondary education program Interest and passion for a career in the financial industryDemonstrated leadership skillsCreativity and innovationAbility to work well in a team environment and independentlyAnalytical and problem solving skillsEffective organizational and multi-tasking skillsStrong written and verbal communication skills Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)Related previous work experience is an assetPlease indicate in your cover letter why you are interested in working for Mackenzie. Mackenzie Investments is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing employment accommodations. Please advise Human Resources if you require an accommodation. File #18-196