McDermott + Bull has been engaged to lead the search for the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology’s Chief Financial Officer + Vice President, Corporate Services (CFO + VPCS). This search will be led by McDermott + Bull Principal Alex Verdecchia and Research Associate Alina Ivanets.

The Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT) is a polytechnic institute in Calgary, Alberta with a vision to become a global leader in applied education. Building on its 100+ year history, SAIT continues to reimagine the workforce of tomorrow and continues to train hit-the-ground-ready, future-proofed graduates. 

Reporting to the President and Chief Executive Officer, the CFO + VPCS is the senior-most administrative officer. The role will participate in strategic planning, budgeting, forecasting, and reporting to optimize SAIT’s financial and capital resources while managing risk and maintaining transparency. The CFO + VPCS will work collaboratively with senior administrators, academic and administrative leaders, staff, faculty, and other key stakeholders to deliver on plans, programs, and commitments while enhancing SAIT’s culture of trust and collegiality.

If you would like to know more, or know anyone who might be a good fit for the role, please contact Alina Ivanets at in McDermott + Bull’s Vancouver office.