Director of Demand Generation

Sales & MarketingFull TimeVancouver, BC

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About CFI


Corporate Finance Institute® (CFI) is the world’s largest eLearning platform for professionals working in finance and related fields. We’ve delivered online financial training programs and certifications to over one million registered students from top universities, investment banks, accounting firms and operating companies around the world.

With strong revenue growth across 170+ countries, CFI is high-energy and fast-paced, and we strive to foster a work environment where employees can express a high degree of creativity, collaboration, and are empowered and motivated to succeed. We have 5/5 rating on Glassdoor and are an 'Inspiring Workplace of the Year' award-winner.


About the role:


Reporting to the Vice President – Marketing, you’ll be responsible for building an integrated, multi-channel communications strategy incorporating SEO, paid media, social, affiliate marketing, email marketing, CRO, channel marketing events & webinars, and product campaigns.

You’ll lead a team of digital marketers and will play a key role in driving growth for Corporate Finance Institute across both our B2C and B2B channels.

Some of the key things you’ll do:

  • Build a robust demand engine that supports B2C (ecommerce) and B2B (lead generation) growth.
  • Lead, coach and develop a team of digital marketers.
  • Design go-to-market strategies across channels including SEO, paid media, email and social to achieve revenue and lead gen targets.
  • Utilize data to implement efficiencies, generate revenue growth, and improve our ability to generate qualified leads.
  • Work hand-in-hand with digital channel owners on tactics and initiatives to grow B2C revenue and B2B lead generation.
  • Drive alignment with stakeholders from marketing operations, UX, business intelligence, sales and product.
  • Provide thought leadership, strategic insight, and clear communication to your team and the organization on the company’s growth strategy.

What we’re looking for:

  • You have a degree in marketing or related field, and 7+ years demand generation experience.
  • You have experience leading and mentoring digital teams.
  • You have a deep knowledge and understanding of digital acquisition channels - specifically paid media and SEO - at both a strategic and tactical level.
  • You have numerous examples of running successful campaigns that have generated/increased demand, revenue and leads.
  • You have developed multi-channel marketing strategies either at a business unit or company level.
  • You will bring plenty of ideas! We want this role to challenge, innovate and drive growth.
  • You have a data driven approach to marketing and have significant experience leveraging a wide variety of tools for growth, including Google Analytics, Google Search Console, SEMrush and Tableau (preferred).
  • You have experience setting and managing significant media budgets and refining attribution models with an eye towards rapid but sustainable growth.

Why us?


CFI offers a competitive compensation package and excellent opportunities as a member of a fast-growing company. Other perks include:

  • Extended health coverage, 4-weeks vacation and 401k / RRSP matching.
  • Friendly and welcoming work environment, with team activities and social events.
  • Flexible hours and casual office dress.
  • 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 to our vision and strategy.

Working at CFI


Our core values exemplify the type of employee who would be a perfect fit for the firm. We’re looking for someone who’s passionate about their work, open-minded to listening and implementing different perspectives, reliable to complete assigned responsibilities before pre-specified deadlines, creative in forming new ideas and opinions, humble in learning, and effective in completing work in an ever-changing environment. If you value and exemplify these traits, the CFI family would love to have you onboard!

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.