Director, Leadership Development & Training

Learning&DevelopmentFull TimeVancouver, BC

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Director, Leadership Development & Training

About CFI

Corporate Finance Institute (CFI) is a leading provider of online finance training and certifications for professionals working in investment banking, equity research, corporate development, FP&A, and other corporate finance positions. CFI’s courses give students practical skills, templates, and tools they need to advance their careers. This is a contract role that could lead to a full-time position.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design and deliver leadership/management development training to our financial services clients through in person workshops and virtual workshops.
  • Manage existing relationships with our financial services clients.
  • Act as CFI’s leadership development subject matter expert and assist in the build out of CFI’s growing library of leadership self-directed e-learning.
  • Lead our internal CFI leadership training program.


  • Completion of a post-secondary degree/certificate or equivalent experience.
  • Certificate or degree in leadership is considered an asset.
  • Certificate in adult education is considered an asset.


  • Five to seven years’ experience planning, designing, developing, and delivering leadership learning solutions.
  • Expertise in building and managing leadership programs across one or more organizations.
  • Experience in applying action learning and adult learning principles.
  • Excellent facilitation skills and the ability to engage diverse audiences at all levels.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and presentation skills with the ability to communicate at the right level for the intended audience using various methods.
  • Ability to deliver results in a fast-paced environment.
  • First-hand work experience in investment banking, capital markets, or asset management is required.
  • Must be based in Canada.
  • Ability and willingness to travel as required.

Working at CFI

  • Team activities and social, remote, events
  • Friendly and welcoming work environment
  • Education is the centre of all our efforts, and we take it seriously! We provide learning and development opportunities through lunch & learns, mentorship, a $500 education allowance and of course all our CFI courses!
  • CFI offers a dynamic environment with multiple ongoing projects that will allow you to make an impact with your work. We value everyone's contribution and give team members an equal opportunity to contribute daily to our goals.
  • Our Head office is located in downtown Vancouver, well connected to major transit routes, and bike-friendly.

CFI growing during Covid-19

Our recruiting efforts have adjusted to guarantee a fair, positive and inclusive experience to all candidates. We are screening over the phone and running team interviews over video conferencing. No meetings are taking place at our office at this time.

On-boarding is conducted virtually for new employees. Our tech team ensures all new hires are equipped with laptops and the resources they’ll need for their new role with us. So far, we have received very positive feedback from our new hires!

CFI Education is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability status.