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Requisition Number:  8070
Position Type:  Short-term
Position Length:  September to December 2022

Ottawa (Downtown), ON, CA

Remote Work:  Yes, within Canada
Closing Date:  July 4, 2022 23:59 EST

Diversity and Inclusion
We strive to make our policies, programs and workplace more inclusive, respectful and barrier-free. We encourage applications from women, Indigenous peoples, veterans, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and persons of all races, ethnic origins, religions, abilities, sexual orientations, and gender identities and expressions.

We make career growth and professional development a priority. We are committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes, and a work environment that supports our diverse workforce.

Let our team know if you need accommodation or support during the recruitment process due to a disability or other reason. We can provide support in multiple ways, from using this site and submitting your application, right through to the interview process. If you are the successful candidate, you can also discuss accommodation needs when you receive your offer.

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Student, IT Vendor and Asset Management

Take a central role
The Bank of Canada has a vision to be “a leading central bank—dynamic, engaged and trusted—committed to a better Canada.” No other employer in the country offers you the unique opportunity to work at the very center of Canada’s economy, in a diverse and inclusive organization with significant impact on the economic and financial well-being of all Canadians. You will be challenged, energized and motivated to excel in an environment where we are reinventing central banking, renewing ways of doing business and reinforcing a culture of innovation.

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What you will do 
You will have the opportunity to collaborate with asset analysts, contract analysts, business system analysts, ITS stakeholders as well as business stakeholders on a variety of IT asset, contract, and vendor management related activities. This position requires strong analytical, communication, and team player skills that support quality and efficiency in delivering our services to our clients. If you are considering a career in asset management, procurement, contracting, or vendor management this placement is perfect for you.


You’ll be administering and executing various asset and contract management related requests for internal clients and external vendors as part of the Bank’s Vendor and Asset Management team. You will also participate in strategic initiatives with your colleagues to develop, change, streamline, and digitize processes and data as part of business excellence, continuous improvement, and operational planning.

What you need to succeed

  • Experience in a client-facing, administrative or project role – your previous contributions may come from school projects, special committees, summer, or part-time jobs
  • Strong analytical skills – our business is about the “details”
  • Strong communication and team player skills – you will work with a wide variety of teams and roles
  • Self-driven work ethic – you will need to be a self-starter who loves taking initiative and seeing things through to completion
  • Curiosity and the desire to learn – our business is changing and growing fast


It would be great if you had knowledge or experience in these areas:

  • Working knowledge of MS Excel, PowerPoint, and Word 


  • Experience with ServiceNow, SAP, Power BI, SharePoint, and MS Teams 
  • Experience preparing presentations, reports, dashboards, etc.
  • Individuals interested in Fall placement, as well as continuous employment during your school year either as part-time or through a co-op program 



Your education and experience

You must be currently enrolled in a university or college program as a full-time, part-time, or co-op student, pursuing a degree in business, commerce, supply chain management, or related field.


What you need to know

  • Language requirement: English or French essential
  • Priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents
  • Security level required: Be eligible to obtain Reliability or Secret 
  • Please save a copy of the job poster. Once the closing date has passed, it will no longer be available.
  • In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and further to public health guidelines, preventative measures are being taken to ensure health and safety during the recruitment process. All interviews are conducted virtually.


Remote work / Hybrid Work Model #LI-Remote

The Bank is conducting a trial of a hybrid working model which provides employees with the flexibility to telework for significant portions of each month. During the trial, employees will only be required to come onsite on those days when they are involved in activities that they or their leader feel are better conducted in person.  For the majority of employees, it is expected that onsite time will range from 5 to 10 days per month, depending on your role.  You are expected to live in Canada, and within reasonable commuting distance of the office.  For this position, should you not live within reasonable commuting distance of the office, you will be able to work 100% remote (within Canada) for the duration of this term. 


Vaccination Policy

Please note that the application of the Bank’s Covid-19 Vaccination policy has been temporarily suspended, effective June 20, 2022.  As a result, you will not be required to submit verification of your vaccination status before starting employment with the Bank.  However, please note that the Bank reserves the right to reintroduce vaccination requirements in the future if necessary to respond to changing public health advice and\or government direction.


 We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position. Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


What you can expect from us
This is a great opportunity to join a leading organization and be part of a high-performing team.


  • Salary $18.92 hourly (job grade Student B)