Wealth Management Associate Program (WMAP)

Undergraduate, Masters and MBA graduates

12 Months


The Wealth Management Associate Program (WMAP) is a one-year program aimed at developing sales and entrepreneurial-minded individuals into a Wealth Advisory role. The program is focused on developing core financial planning skills,  as well as complementary client discovery skills gained through the financial planning process.

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Does this sound like you? 

  • You're completing your business or commerce degree (undergraduate or masters), or while studying outside of business, you developed a passion for financial products and advice

  •  You have exceptional relationship management skills

  • You’re resilient, positive and possess a high level of energy and perseverance 

  • You’re a curious, competitive critical thinker who thrives while collaborating with others 

  • You have the problem-solving skills to go with your maturity, making you adaptable to many situations

  • You're ambitious, entrepreneurial and want to quickly grow your career

  • You like to be challenged and are constantly learning

  • You have a demonstrated ability to influence and build consensus

  • You possess strong written and verbal communication skills

  • You’re flexible to relocate to another area of Canada

  • What to Expect

    Once you've joined the WMAP program, you’ll have access to in-class training, including an orientation to Scotiabank’s Wealth Management offerings and core financial planning curriculum that leads to the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) designation. In this program, you’ll meet your dedicated program manager who will provide ongoing mentorship, coaching, and development, and who will ensure your successful transition in and out of rotations, while preparing you to complete the program and launch your career.

    You’ll gain exposure to different streams of Wealth Management and learn how all of these areas contribute to a client’s overall financial strategy. Working with wealth advisory teams, you’ll  gain practical experience in developing financial plans for clients.

    As part of the program curriculum, you’ll receive complementary training and support to help prepare you for licensing requirements associated with transitioning into a Wealth Management Advisory role.


    How to Apply

    Check the postings at your career portal at school or with your career centre and apply directly today