Work at Samuel Associates

Do your best work as part of a dynamic team with a diverse business model.

Although we specialize in Government Relations, we pride ourselves in offering clients in many industries a variety of services to fulfill their every need. From government briefing notes, to designing UX for an app, we don't stop at (almost) anything to keep our clients moving forward.

Our multi-generational team brings together the experience of senior government and defence officials, with the freshest young minds to provide products and services that exceed expectations.

Small team, big ambitions

Our relatively small team of about 15 means you won't be just a number, but a part of the family! We've grown our business every year in both our scope and revenue, and we don't intend on stopping now.

Food & drinks

With coffee, tea, snacks, and weekly lunches on the house, you'll get all the brain food you need to do your best work!

Work flexibly in the heart of Ottawa

Our offices are located right in downtown Ottawa's beautiful Sparks St, only a few steps outside of Lyon station. However, we also offer a flexible work structure using remote technology.

Benefits

Enjoy great Group Health insurance, including medical, dental, and healthcare benefits. This also includes discounts at multiple fitness facilities, generous paid time off, and medical leave.

Work on the latest equipment

We provide our team with the latest and greatest in technology to ensure you're never limited by your tools.

Learn and grow

Continuous learning is a staple of our workplace culture. We offer personal and professional development opportunities in the form of onsite mentoring from our team and associates, online boot camps and classes, and degree programs and extra-curricular roles outside of work.

Our Positions

CURRENT

Internships

This internship program is designed to give eligible candidates first-hand experience in the Government Relations field.

What you'll do

As an Intern, you will contribute to the work of Samuel Associates and participate in the activities of the firm.

You will work on various projects and conduct client research across multiple industries and subjects. Using the latest technology, you will organize client meetings and digital events.

What you're good at

The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, demonstrate creative passion and have interest in government-related subjects.

Based on your unique qualities, we will do our best to find a position that best suits your skillset and experience across our various divisions.

You'll work with experts

Our team is made up of diverse, intergenerational individuals who share a passion for learning, professional development and original thinking.

You will work alongside our Senior Associates who are experts in government, politics, defence, security, technology and the economy, and will benefit from their career experience and mentorship.

OUR

Qualifications

Open to all Canadian university and college students.

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Excellent writing and verbal communication skills
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Major in business, finance, accounting, economics, politics or a related field
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Solid time management and project management skills
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Strong attention to detail, analytical mindset, ability to prioritize and multi-task
ADDITIONAL

Information

Canadian Citizenship required
Must be able to work full-time (30 hours/week)
Must be physically located in Canada
Samuel Associates is currently allowing remote work situations in Canada due to COVID-19, however should this change, applicants must be able to be physically present in the our Ottawa office within a reasonable timeframe.
Please send applications/inquiries to:
internships@samuel.associates