vestr is a fast-growing and well-funded startup company in the financial technology space (“fintech”). We provide tailored software services to leading banks and asset managers, and our white-labelled platform is frequently referred to as the engine behind active management. The Company was founded by experienced industry veterans, and our investors include SIX Group – which runs the Swiss Stock Exchange – as well as some large banks and institutional investors.
Aside from receiving fair compensation and the ability to work remotely or at the office, we offer a people-first company culture with zero bureaucracy where you will acquire a deep understanding of our business domain that goes beyond building social media strategies, this includes knowledge about the financial industry, structured products, portfolio management and trading. Last but not least, you will work in an international team full of talented, determined, and enthusiastic employees spanning across offices in Zurich, Singapore, Lviv, and Kyiv.
Social Media and Marketing Associate - Paid Internship
We are actively looking for a dependable, pragmatic communications and marketing wizard with tons of drive, heaps of positive energy, and a talent for keeping things organized in a dynamic environment. We want you to join for three to six months with the option (but not the necessity) to continue in a temporary or permanent position. In turn, we offer a fresh culture, central location, flexible hours, and a fun, if somewhat geeky, atmosphere. We are growing fast and want you to be part of the journey!
For our growing marketing and communications topics, you will work closely with our Business Manager in Singapore. Your day to day work will include a variety of tasks in areas such as marketing, communications, and brand positioning according to your strengths and current company developments. More detailed tasks will include:
Development and implementation of social media strategy projects
Preparation and maintenance of records of meetings and documents reviewed in accordance with assigned projects
Meetings with internal and external stakeholders related to assigned projects
Coordination with internal stakeholders for communication campaigns
Drafting of posts and articles for website & LinkedIn
Presenting completed projects and relevant information
Potentially creation of videos
Who we are looking for
We realize that everyone is different, and we value diversity. For this reason, we don’t have a definitive checklist of must-have attributes we require from a business intern. Instead, we value a thirst for knowledge, a passion for technology – and life! – and a drive to move things forward. To make it easier for you, here are some things we could expect you to bring to the table:
Based and eligible to work in Singapore
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
Solid analytical, problem-solving, and presentation skills
Demonstrated self-motivation, drive, and initiative
Tech-savvy with an interest in financial services
Experience in videography is a plus, but not a must
A high degree of autonomy and creativity. Values the freedom to shape and implement his/her own visions.
Experience in a dynamic startup, finance, or technology environment is an advantage
Project management experience is an advantage
Marketing or social media communication experience is an advantage
Actively studying and/or recently graduated in a relevant field (Business, Marketing, Innovation, Business Communication, Economics, ...) with no more than two years of working experience
Kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.