Desjardins: Business Analytics Intern





About the Role

General Information on the Position

This Desjardins Internship lets you put your education to work on meaningful projects that have a real impact on the success of our teams. You can look forward to a mix of on-the-job experience, training, networking and mentoring – everything you’ll need to develop both personally and professionally.

As a Business Analytics intern, you will provide support to the Data Management Function under the Best Practice & Analytics team.

We’re looking for someone who is self-driven and who loves to work in fast paced teams. This is an excellent learning opportunity for a top talent with strong communication, creative problem-solving skills and a curiosity or a passion for financial services industry

This internship is an opportunity to understand the operations of a Life Insurance company from the perspective of Business Development.

Main Responsibilities

Support the weekly sales updates process in receiving data feeds from various sources and consolidating the information in Microsoft Power-Business Intelligence (PBI) platform

Create visualizations in PBI to support client requirements in implementing playbooks

Pull data from various databases and pushing them out our users to support sales growth activities.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Actuarial Science, Technology or related field or equivalent work experience

  • A minimum of one year of relevant experience in computer programming, systems analysis, data modeling and/or data mining

Please note that other combinaisons of qualifications and relevant experience may be considered

Specific knowledge

  • Understanding of business intelligence and data analytics with demonstrated experience working on BI projects.

  • Exposure in CRM – Microsoft Dynamics

  • A passion for leaning and enhancing your existing skills

About the Company

Desjardins Group is the largest cooperative financial group in Canada, and one of the largest employers in the country. It offers a full range of financial products and services and is home to a wealth of expertise in property and casualty insurance, life and health insurance, wealth management, services for businesses of all sizes, securities brokerage, asset management, venture capital, and secure, leading-edge virtual access methods.