2024 Summer Internship (Indigenous Student)

Established in 1982, Leith Wheeler Investment Counsel Ltd. is an independent, employee-owned investment counsel managing $23 billion of assets on behalf of indigenous, pension, foundation, corporate and individual clients across Canada. We employ a fundamental, value-oriented investment philosophy.

We are seeking a motivated indigenous student to join our client servicing team in Vancouver to support our Portfolio Management group. The placement is expected to run from early June to late August 2024. The ideal candidate will have, or will be working towards, a Bachelor’s Degree in business or other relevant degree. Interest and/or enrollment in the CFA program will be considered an advantage.

Job Description:

  • Supporting a variety of projects related to our operations, technology and portfolio management groups
  • Assisting our portfolio management group with daily activities and other ad hoc requests

Position Type:

  • Full-time, paid summer internship
  • Travel and living allowance available for candidates applying from outside greater Vancouver

Job Qualifications:

  • Positively contributing to our Culture Blueprint – Character (Be Genuine), Connection (Build Relationships), and Commitment (Deliver Excellence)
  • Passion for investing and the capital markets
  • Excellent work ethic and attention to detail
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Proficiency in written and verbal communication
  • Demonstrated experience with MS Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Word
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Interested applicants can forward their resume and cover letter to

Applicants shortlisted for interviews will be contacted via phone or email