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At CWB, we strive to build value for the people who choose us every day: our people, our clients and our investors. We do this by holding true to the values that guide us. We put people first and build relationships with intention. We seek out and embrace new ideas, knowing that better is always possible. We believe that how we do things is as important as what we do. And we harness the power of inclusion. Our culture is who we are and how we show up - as individuals and as a team - to accomplish our strategy.

Role Specifications

Flexible Work Arrangements (FWA)

Alternate Locations:

  • CWB Regional Centers (Edmonton or Vancouver)

CWB Financial Group (CWB) is on a mission to become the best full-service bank for business owners in Canada.

Everyday flexibility. Flexible work arrangements. Hybrid work environments.

It's a new world, and we are learning to embrace it. Work and life have been connected in new & different ways - for our clients & their businesses too. So, at CWB we've been changing the way we work. In fact, we're still changing. We're still learning.

Canadian Western Bank (CWB) is the only full-service bank in Canada with a strategic focus to meet the unique financial needs of businesses and their owners. Our teams take a relationship-based approach to deliver a uniquely proactive client experience through highly personalized service, specialized expertise, customized solutions, and faster response times. We provide full-service business and personal banking, nation-wide specialized financing in targeted industries, comprehensive wealth management offerings, and trust services. And we do it together - united, as oneCWB. We are firmly committed to the responsible creation of value for all our stakeholders and our approach to sustainability will support our continued success.

Our highly engaged teams operate within a client-centric, collaborative and change-ready culture, with a core focus to achieve our vision to become the best full-service bank for business owners in Canada as we continue to transform our capabilities. And we are building momentum.

The opportunity

This Business Development Manager, Public Sector & Large Corporate Deposits role is responsible for the proactive and external acquisition of ?New to Bank' (NTB) deposits and full-service business clients through delivery of expert value add advice and solutions to large ("Big Game"), complex and diversified commercial and business clients with targeted portfolio size aligned to the most senior Relationship Manager, Commercial and/or Business Development, Commercial of $10MM average. This individual contributor role is primarily focused on attracting and acquiring new clients (80% pursuit and prospecting) and growing existing clients (20% franchising - retain and grow). This seasoned sales developer will deepen the NTB relationships with the cross-sell of Cash Management Products and Solutions and hold the portfolio until "stabilization stage" at which point will be professionally transitioned to the Branch Relationship Manager, Cash Management; referrals to all CWB partners including Retail, Wealth, Commercial, EFG, Real Estate, Maxium, etc., through high touch point customer facing sales activities. An active and concurrent member of the branch deal team including the Branch Manager, Relationship Managers, Commercial, and Retail and Wealth Partners.

Specific Accountabilities

Business development: Strategize, implement, and execute sales marketing plan (call program, self generated leads) to achieve deposit and targets for New to Bank (NTB) clients in the sector.?.

Networking: You will build and maintain phenomenal relationships with product partners, new and current clients and other CWB business divisions.

Sales management: Execute an independent marketing plan that includes considerable portions of time dedicated to a call program and developing self-generated leads, to achieve targeted business growth mix, with a focus on larger mid-market commercial clients.

Support: Actively identify and refer opportunities to team members within the branch and partner companies that will improve the overall client banking relationship.

Skills And Competencies That Will Take You Further

Sales Driven. From the first handshake to the last signature on the contract to the regular contact with your clients, you have the proven ability to continually generate new business and grow portfolio with complex and sophisticated cash management and deposit needs, across multiple industries.

learner. The ongoing, voluntary, and self-motivated pursuit of knowledge. We seek out challenges, opportunities, feedback and are comfortable failing & failing forward, growing stronger with every experience to build successful momentum.

Client centric, collaborative & change ready. We deliver outstanding client experiences at every interaction and execute on plans to continuously build a differentiated experience, in line with CWB's brand promise. We provide full-service solutions for clients with the view to be every client's primary financial partner, working seamlessly with colleagues and peers across our organization to deliver a united & unrivalled experience.

Relationship builder. We go above and beyond to build deep and meaningful relationships. A client relationship is built on trust, and credibility is earned when you invest time and thoughtful consideration, adding value through care and attention. We know just as much about our clients' businesses as they do.

Provide practical solutions. We provide clear and sound advice on practical solutions to complex issues. We draw from our collective expertise to deliver solutions & advice tailored to our individual clients' needs. There is no one size fits all-we have a wardrobe of options to explore. With custom solutions, & specialized knowledge, we help business owners feel confident in their financial success.

Winning aspiration. We thrive in a dynamic environment arising from diverse responsibilities, complex processes, multiple stakeholders, and shifting deadlines by utilizing effective prioritization, planning, escalation, and teamwork. We thrive because we are proactive and purposeful. We have proven to be dependable, reliable, and execute with keen determination.

A true #tealmate. We live & champion CWB values. Represent the CWB Brand with honour and integrity, embodying our culture in a way that prioritizes collaboration and respects individuality. We are an advocate & and an ally for all, actively promoting inclusion and accepting of all differences. Respecting all & each other, to succeed as one - oneCWB growing together.

Foundational Knowledge And Experience To Grow From

  • Post-secondary completion in business, commerce, finance, or sales and marketing (degree preferred),
  • At least 5 years experience in Cash Management, Treasury Management, Payments, and Investment products and services

Take your career further with CWB. Apply today.

Why work with us?

Winners of Canada's Most Admired Corporate Culture 2021

& recognized as one of 50 Best Workplaces in Canada by Great Places to Work 2021

Values Driven People First Benefits

People first is a core value at CWB, guiding us to care for each other and our clients. Our benefits package is an extension of that value, animating our promise to you and your family. Wellness forward. We offer an award-winning benefits package that includes hybrid work environments, everyday flexibility, 100% company-funded health coverage, health care spending account, a flexible wellness program & generous time-away options to unplug, rest & recover. Bring your whole self to work. Inclusion is a journey requiring practice & experience to result in a powerful outcome. Your perspective matters & voice will be heard. Find a community within the CWB family in our employee represented groups. Career development. We invest in our employees' development to help them reach their professional goals with organization wide Coaching services. Strategic career design is an investment in our core asset - our people. Innovation. Learn. Grow. Enhance. At CWB, we pay to win. When we fail, we fail forward. Recognition. Peer-to-peer recognition programs for ?in the moment? and monumental wins. Community giving. Make a difference. Drive economic prosperity in your community. Get involved. Volunteer. Fundraise. All with CWB support. ESG & sustainability focused. Be proud of where you spend, work & invest. Financial rewards. Base salary & pay for performance incentives. Retirement investment strategy. You can't work forever! So, we've got you covered. Company ownership. No greater sense of motivation & empowerment than being an owner! Find your ?why? at

Be proud of where you work. Join CWB. Apply today.


As an equitable employer, CWB Financial Group is committed to providing a safe and inclusive environment where a diverse workforce thrives. You are welcomed and encouraged to bring your whole self to work. Dignity, respect and equality are non-negotiables. If you require accommodation during any part of the recruitment or selection process, please reach out.

Closing Date

  • Position closes at 12:01am on the close date identified below.


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