Program Officer

Centre for Financial Studies

Employment Opportunity #276-22.23



Closing Date: March 21, 2023 at 4:30 PM





We thank all those who apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.








Full-Time | 1-Year Term | Fredericton | Hybrid













Standard Work Hours:

Mon - Fri | 8:15 am - 4:30 pm | 36.25 hours per week




Salary Range:

$46,103.00 - $59,931.00 per annum



Why Choose UNB?




UNB offers a large variety of benefits for employees, including a full pension, a minimum of three weeks of vacation annually, the Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP), and dental, life, and health insurance.


UNB is committed to ensuring employees can maintain a healthy work-life balance. As such, we're proud to support a hybrid work approach, which includes flexible hours and work-from-home options.








Reporting to the Director - Centre for Financial Studies (CFS), the Centre for Financial Services Studies Program Officer provides leadership in fulfilling the Centre's mandate. This involves a mix of administrative responsibilities including the provision of student support in the Student Investment Fund (SIF) program and development activities.










































  • A University degree in a related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.









  • Administrative experience.
  • One (1) to two (2) years of experience in the financial services industry and marketing industries.


Additional Strengths




















  • A Graduate degree in a related field is considered a strong asset.
  • Exposure to the corporate industry and experiential learning opportunities related to the industry is considered an asset.
  • Excellent organizational and Interpersonal skills. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong relationship-building and teamwork skills.
  • Detail and goal-oriented.
  • Contacts in the business world or the ability to build contacts that can be converted to sponsors.
  • Experience organizing and managing events.
  • Experience in mentoring university students.








The Centre for Financial Studies (CFS) is one of a small number of such centres established in Canada. As an integral part of the Faculty of Management, its mandate is to build upon the excellent track record of the Student Investment Fund (SIF) course and to develop a broader range of experiential learning programs and activities in financial services.




This position is part of the PSAC, Local 60551 employee group and falls under the PTSU Collective Agreement.



UNB is situated on the unceded territory of the Wolastoqiyik and Mi'kmaq peoples along the banks of the beautiful and bountiful Wolastoq river, a region recognized worldwide for its natural beauty. UNB is a comprehensive university with a long history of excellence in teaching and research.






The University of New Brunswick and PSAC/PTSU Local 60551 are committed to employment equity and fostering diversity within our community and developing an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the broader community that we serve. The University welcomes and encourages applications from all qualified individuals who will help us achieve our goals, including women, visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

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