Co-op / Development Student Opportunity: Client Services Associate (Winter 2021)

Job Title: Client Services Associate
Company: Lysander Funds Ltd.
Location: 3080 Yonge Street, Suite 3037 Toronto, ON M4N 3N1

Co-op / Development Student Opportunity: Client Services Associate (Winter 2021)

Lysander Funds Limited (Lysander) is looking for talented, passionate professionals who are dedicated to doing what’s right for our clients. At Lysander, we embrace your strengths and your ambitions, so you feel empowered at work. Our team members have what they need to make a meaningful impact and feel truly valued for who they are and what they contribute.

Lysander is a Canadian, employee-owned, boutique retail investment management firm founded in 2009 and has over $4 billion in assets.

Lysander is accepting applications from students currently enrolled in an undergraduate university or college program for the position of Client Services Associate to support the continued success of our dynamic and growing company. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this position will require that you be working from your home with the possibility of some office visits. All technology required for you to succeed in this position will be provided.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Be first point on contact for client services inquiries such as account inquiries
  • Monitoring progress, managing risks, and ensuring key stakeholders are kept informed about progress and expected outcomes
  • Participate in and contribute to project and team meetings, interacting and collaborating with team members and service providers

Ideal candidates will have:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail;
  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to build and maintain meaningful relationships with all stakeholders
  • Comfortable with Microsoft Office suites
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and to prioritize;
  • Ability to work quickly and accurately in a fast-paced environment;
  • Proven ability to work independently, as well as part of a team;

What’s in it for you?

  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive and high performance team
  • Engage with leaders who support your development through coaching and learning opportunities

If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter by e-mail only to Niroshan Wijayasri at nwijayasri@lysanderfunds.com. No phone calls please. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those in consideration for the opportunity will be contacted.

Lysander Funds is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.

Deadline for applications: November 15th, 2020