Investing in Our People

Burgundy’s values are brought to life by the daily actions of our people. No matter the position, the right candidate shares our values and understands that everything we do, great or small, is in service of our clients.

Our hiring process is built to assess candidate capabilities and cultural fit. It is not uncommon for candidates to interview with 8-10 members of our team to ensure they can seamlessly integrate with the Burgundy culture. We invest time and energy from the start because we are committed to investing in our people for the long term. A quarter of our people have been with Burgundy for 10 years or more.

If you are interested in a career with Burgundy, please email your resume and cover letter to Leslie Rivers, Senior Manager of Employee Relations.

Careers Quote
– Robert Sankey, CEO

Resources for Young Investors

Our long-term commitment to our people begins in the schools. For students considering a career in finance, Burgundy hosts a number of seminars and events designed to demystify the role of an investment professional and ignite a passion for investing.

Upcoming Events & Important Dates

  • June 9 – Investment Department Winter 2020 intern applications due
  • June 20/21 – First round of telephone interviews for Investment Department Winter 2020 intern candidates
  • July 3 – Information Session for UBC Portfolio Management Foundation Students, Burgundy Asset Management – Toronto, ON
  • August 7, 5:00 p.m. – Information Session, Burgundy Asset Management – Toronto, ON
  • September 12, 5:30 p.m. – Women in Investing Information Session, Queen's University – Kingston, ON
  • September 12, 7:00 p.m. – Information session, Smith's School of Business, Queen's University – Kingston, ON
  • September 16, 5:00 p.m. – Information Session, University of Toronto – Toronto, ON
  • September 28 – Queen's Finance Association Conference (QFAC) Stock Pitch Competition – Toronto, ON
  • November 7 – Queen's Women in Leadership Conference – Toronto, ON
  • November 15 – Queen's Leadership, Excellence and Development Conference – Kingston, ON

Resource Package for Investment Interviews

All candidates should have the opportunity to enter the interview on equal footing, which is why we provide the Burgundy Resource Package for Investment Interviews. This package includes tips & tricks to prepare for an interview and details what to expect from the interview process with Burgundy.

Resource Package for Investment Interviews