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Bilingual Branch Assistant Co-op - Montreal, QC

Oct 02, 2022
Montréal, Quebec

We’re building a relationship-oriented bank for the modern world. We need talented, passionate professionals who are dedicated to doing what’s right for our clients.

At CIBC, we embrace your strengths and your ambitions, so you are empowered at work. Our team members have what they need to make a meaningful impact and are truly valued for who they are and what they contribute.

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Job Description

What You'll Be Doing 

CIBC’s Wood Gundy team is the full-service brokerage division of CIBC serving our high net worth clientele. As a Co-op Associate, you will provide ongoing support to the Branch Manager and their team through managing the reception area of the Wood Gundy Branch and provide excellent customer service to clients. You will also ensure the efficiency of the operations of the branch through a wide range of administrative activities. 

Important Information: 

  • You must be currently enrolled in post-secondary education to be eligible for this role. However, you do not need to be in a registered Co-Op program.  
  • Please include your resume (no more than 2 pages), a cover letter (no more than 1 page), and your most recent unofficial transcript with your application.  All documents should be uploaded as 1 file into the “Resume” section of your application. 
  • Work Location: Montreal - exact location to be determined at interview; in-person working conditions.
  • Must be bilingual in French and English
  • Duration of Work Term: Winter 2023 term. 4 month opportunity available.
  • This job posting closes on October 2nd at 11:59 PM EST . 
  • Further clarity on the work location will be provided at the time of your interview. Please note all employees must work within their current jurisdiction and must reside within Canada. 
  • Please note, we have multiple positions available under this posting and you may be considered by more than one hiring team

 How You'll Succeed 

  • Client Engagement - Connect on a personal level to make every interaction meaningful. Enhance relationships by collaborating with your team and providing administrative support to ensure client needs are met. Respond to requests by answering questions and providing an exceptional experience. 
  • Relationship Building - Heighten CIBC brand awareness in your community by attending local events and participating in marketing and outreach activities. Grow your network to create lasting connections that will generate future opportunities. Work closely with your team to connect clients with the right opportunities. 
  • Innovation - Make an impact by assisting in problem solving and finding solution and often going above and beyond in assisting to find a resolution. 
  • Administrative Support - Maintaining compliance standards in client dealings/client files. Conduct administrative activities and engage in administrative processes associated with branch management. 

Who You Are 

  • You understand that success is in the details. You notice things that others don't. Your critical thinking skills help to inform your decision making. 
  • You put our clients first. You engage with purpose to find the right solutions. You go the extra mile, because it's the right thing to do. 
  • You love to learn. You're passionate about growing your knowledge, and you know that there is no limit to what you can achieve. 
  • You engage with your heart and mind. You care about people and understand different perspectives. You listen and learn from the experiences of others. 
  • You have a degree/diploma in Business; CSC is an asset 
  • Values matter to you. You bring your real self to work and you live our values – trust, teamwork and accountability. 
  • You're fluent in French and English to serve our clients in the community

What CIBC Offers  

At CIBC, our people are our greatest asset. You’ll become part of a diverse community that acknowledges everyone’s unique talents, and empowers teams to do what’s right for the client, and to do it well. As part of our team, you will: 

  • Thrive: Benefit from an open and approachable culture that provides the flexibility and support you need to integrate your life at work and at home 
  • Connect: Work in a place where the right technology and infrastructure fosters innovation, collaboration and creativity  
  • Develop: Grow your skills and career through our best-in-class onboarding experience, ongoing learning opportunities, individual development planning, and comprehensive product training

What you need to know

  • CIBC is committed to creating an inclusive environment where all team members and clients feel like they belong. We seek applicants with a wide range of abilities and we provide an accessible candidate experience. If you need accommodation, please contact
  • You need to be legally eligible to work at the location(s) specified above and, where applicable, must have a valid work or study permit

Job Location

Employment Type

Temporary (Fixed Term)

Weekly Hours



Administrative Process, Building Relationships, Business, Critical Thinking, Customer Engagement, Customer Service, Decision Making, Development Planning, Marketing, Office Administration, Problem Solving, Product Trainings, Teamwork

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