Import/Export Trader

CANADA BRANDS™: (Professional, fast-paced, deadline, innovative, bondable, high ambition, entrepreneurship & Toronto startup spirit)

We are currently seeking a proactive, creative self-starter, go-getter who is eager to contribute to our booming Ecommerce & Media platform that is geared towards inspiring business professionals.

About company:

CANADA BRANDS™ is the official media platform & marketplace for the city's brands™ We support & promote local Canadian products & services.


People are the key to our success. Our professionalism has been generated by local talents, professionals & partners. We are committed to hiring the very best people and promoting a culture that develops existing talent and promotes from within. Here is an opportunity to further grow and develop your career with LYSON MEDIA™.

CANADA BRANDS™ is looking for a student/ new grad to join our Human Resources team for the summer. Your Internship will provide experience primarily in Recruitment, Selection, Administration and Training and Development.


  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with producers, supplies, and customers.
  • Aggressively target potential markets to generate business – expand network of customers and develop current customers.
  • Contact vendors and customers regarding specific shipments, arrival times, pending delays or missing information.
  • Obtain and process Customs release and other government agency releases as appropriate, arranging delivery, and invoicing the import account.
  • Work closely with Supply Chain and Logistic team.
  • Establish and implement short and long-term goals and objectives.


  • University degree in economics, business, or related field.
  • At least 3 years of experience in international trade.
  • Highly proficient with Microsoft Office products (including MS Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, PowerPoint,) and the Internet.
  • Knowledge of Letters of Credit, NVOCCs, Incoterms, bills of lading, required licenses, and all pertinent export regulations.
  • Excellent in interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Strong risk management skills and knowledge: proactively manage for optimal outcomes.

CANADA BRANDS™ eCommerce Platform Requirement:

Part of qualifications & application process, you are advised to create CANADA BRANDS™ account (Free). Your account is important. It helps you understand our marketplace & media platform. It's also where you will be get paid directly.


Must be available to work flexible hours to meet the needs of the department

Job Type: revenue share, paid internship, apprenticeship, self-employed.

Starting with 1 year contract. To be promoted to full time position with all benefits.

Contact Ms. Maria Lyson:

PAY: $25,000.00 to $201,096.95 /year


  • Bachelor's in Marketing, Promotion, Branding (Preferred)


  • English 
  • French (asset)

We thank all applicants for their interest however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. CANADA BRANDS™ is an equal opportunity employer. If chosen to participate in the selection process, accommodations are available upon request. We will consult with the applicant to provide or arrange suitable accommodation in a manner that takes into account the applicant’s accessibility needs.