Current Opportunities


Athabasca University - Vice President Finance and Administration & CFO

Status: Filled

Location: Athabasca

Athabasca University is a global leader in online and distributed learning serving more than 40,000 students in every province and territory in Canada and in over 90 countries around the world. Offering more than 850 courses in over 55 undergraduate degree, graduate degree, diploma and certificate programs, AU is committed to dismantling barriers to learning, encouraging inclusion and enabling access to advanced education in a format and on a timeline that enables students to tailor their learning goals to fit their lives.AU’s main campus is located in the Town of Athabasca, with additional campuses in both Edmonton and Calgary.

The Vice-President, Finance and Administration and CFO leads a diverse portfolio that includes financial services, capital projects & facilities operations, records management & archives, risk management & internal audit services as well as procurement and contract development.

As a strong candidate for this position, you will:

  • have an accredited accounting designation;
  • possess a proven track record of leadership in a post-secondary institution or public sector organization;
  • have a passion for continuous improvement.

If you are looking to be part of a dynamic senior leadership team embarking on a mission fuelled by a new and innovative strategic plan, please contact Rick at 780.665.4965 ext. 101 or via for a full Position Profile.

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