Export Development Canada

Ottawa, Ontario

EDC Student / New Grad Positions - Ongoing Winter Hiring (starting January - April 2024)

Ottawa, Ontario
Entry Level, Full Time

EDC Student / New Grad Positions – Ongoing Winter Hiring 

This Candidate Pool is specifically for roles on various teams looking for students and new grads available to start during the winter months in full-time contracts of 6-8 months in length. 

EDC is Canada’s export credit agency, offering information, knowledge and innovative commercial solutions to help Canadian exporters and investors expand their international business. We take on risk so Canadian businesses can take on the world.
When you join our team, you’ll be helping Canadian companies bring their vision, passion and innovation to the global marketplace. Your knowledge and expertise will support more than 13,000 Canadian companies and their customers in as many as 200 markets worldwide. You’ll work shoulder-to-shoulder with the best and brightest in an inclusive, collaborative environment that fosters professional development and success. And you’ll know that you’re making a difference every day—for companies, for Canada and for the people you work with. 
Year after year, EDC has been recognized as one of Canada’s Top 100, Top Family-Friendly, Best Diversity and Greenest Employer.

Student and New Grad Opportunities

Our student development opportunities include work terms and co-op programs – all designed to give your career a head start. Work terms are typically four or eight months in length and can be counted towards an accredited co-op program with your university. 

Our program is also open to new grads who have graduated in the past year. Teams you may be selected to interview with will vary, and a more detailed team description will be sent to you if you are selected for an interview. 

Apply to this pool if you are a student or new grad who is:

Studying or recently graduated from a program who is available to start working through the summer months (please indicate in the screening questions when you apply).
Interested in a wide variety of roles within a large organization.
Looking to gain experience in a Crown Corporation and develop foundational skills for your career in business. 
Our Ideal Student:

Currently enrolled or recently graduated from an undergraduate or graduate program (eligible for up to one year after your graduation date)
Previous work term experience related to their field of study
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Motivated self-starter, good organizational and analytical skills
Ability to work independently and within a team
Enthusiasm to tackle any task, whether menial or complex
Knowledge of both official languages is an asset and may be required for certain positions
What can you expect from an EDC work term? Building cross-functional networks of colleagues, identifying and following through on opportunities for improvement and innovation, learning and growing constantly through coaching and mentoring, working in a high-performing, fast-paced and flexible environment facilitated by technologies based out of our stunning downtown Ottawa headquarters.

What to expect from us?

You will be notified when we have received your application.
If your profile matches a team's needs, we will reach out to schedule an interview with the team, you will receive a description of the team you are selected for in preparation for your interview.
Please note that we will be contacting candidates on a rolling basis from January - April 2024 for interviews depending on business needs.

How to apply

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Application deadline on www.edc.ca/careers : Jan 12, 2024, 11:59:00 PM
EDC is committed to employment equity and actively encourages applications from women, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities and visible minorities. If selected for an interview, please advise us if you require special accommodation.
Candidates must meet the requisite government security screening requirements.

How to Apply