Sponsorship & Event Analyst Intern - GDA

  • Global Digital Assets Capital
  • Toronto, Ontario
  • Mar 15, 2022
Intern Finance Intern Marketing

Job Description

What We Offer:

At GDA, you can build a career out of making things happen! GDA Capital is a global organization that provides vertically integrated financial technology services to institutional investors and disruptive technology companies. We are the trusted advisor that bridges the gap between institutional capital markets and disruptive technologies. This is an exciting time to join our growing team. 

We have an exciting opportunity for a talented Sponsorship & Event Analyst Intern to join our team. The Sponsorship & Event Analyst Intern will become part of GDA Capital and will be in charge of creating key trends project and process and procedure templates and creating a document that breaks down emerging trends with hypotheses on where you see the industry is heading. Your main responsibilities as a Sponsorship & Event Analyst Intern will also consist of creating a workflow document that shows what resources were used to make this presentation for greater team collaboration.

Responsibilities & Expectations:

Based in the heart of Toronto and reporting to the Vice President of Digital Asset Offerings, you will have direct contact with all 30+ employees at the firm, and have the opportunity to take ownership, develop and innovate many of the business processes within GDA, whilst under the guidance of an extremely experienced and well rounded team. 

Ventures Intern Key Responsibility:

  • Direct outreach and close sponsorships on behalf of the firm for all events the firm puts on
  • Direct outreach on KOL’s, investors, launchpads, and other critical blockchain stakeholders
  • Clean up/audit general department processes to help identify gaps and increase efficiency
  • Monthly/recurring market analysis to help keep team informed on emerging trends
  • Competitor analysis for inspiration/better understanding of landscape
  • Help with client logistics, booking calls, follow up, creating onboarding and other key client templates
  • Conduct research and analysis on client competitors

Required Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree, with emphasis in business, finance, computer science or mathematics
  • 2+ terms of work experience as a Events Associate in a top financial institution
  • 1+ year of sponsorship outreach experience
  • Previous work experience in investment banking, investment management, consulting, and/or startup environment preferred
  • Organizational skills to manage multiple tasks, attention to detail, and the ability to prioritize in a changing environment and still meet deadlines
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel
  • Knowledge and experience in the blockchain, crypto assets and traditional financial markets 
  • Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information and issues with tact and diplomacy.
  • Exceptional management & data reporting skills
  • Detail oriented with the ability to check documents for accuracy and communicate detailed changes, given regulatory nature of our industry
  • Skilled in learning on the job and being a self starter
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.
  • Mature, professional, driven, empathetic. 


We offer competitive compensation and are committed to see our interns succeed through meaningful experience. 


Compensation: $18 per hour

Commission on sponsorship revenue as added remuneration

5% commission for any introductions to new clients in token/cash of revenue

Why Global Digital Assets (GDA) ? 


GDA is one of the fastest growing boutique digital financial technology firms in Canada. The level of growth that is expected in the coming years is staggering, and we need the right person to come on board to help support this growth.


The number one quality we value is teamwork, and everyone pulls together to give our best. With a focus on continued growth and industry leadership, exciting long term career possibilities are available for the driven energetic member to join our team . 


Joining GDA today means joining a team of ambitious and caring individuals. Become a key part of our growth by applying today. 


Please note, GDA Capital receives a high volume of applicants thus only those selected to move forward in our interview process will be contacted. 


Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

We are an equal opportunity employer. We enthusiastically accept our responsibility to make employment decisions without regard to race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, religion, marital status, disability, military service or veteran status, genetic information, medical condition including medical characteristics, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, and local laws and ordinances. Our management is dedicated to ensuring the fulfillment of this policy with respect to hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, demotion, layoff, termination, recruitment advertising, pay, and other forms of compensation, training, and general treatment during employment.