CBU WORK STUDY BURSARY PROGRAM – Finance Lab Assistant – 2016F029


Job/Project Description: Finance Lab Assistant (Database)

To support student use of Eikon Thomson Reuters database for students taking upper level courses in finance.


The intern will be assigned tasks including but not limited to:

  • Introducing students to basics of using Eikon to collect and collate financial data: panel, cross-section and time series for use in class projects.
  • Assisting students with use of a variety of apps and templates for capital budgeting, valuation, portfolio analytics and forecasting.Other duties as they arise.


  • This position is for an upper year student with an interest in data analysis and research methods with applications to finance
  • Strong desire to learn
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to commit an average of 8-12 hours per week and communicate effectively with students
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Organized and efficient worker; ability to keep track of multiple projects and tasks



  • Consultations with finance instructors on Eikon/finance lab sessions
  • Feedback on proficiency of students in Eikon applications and integration of data analysis in assigned finance projects

Application Details

Start Date:  September 19

End Date:  December 2016

Hours:  All positions are part-time, hours TBD

Only eligible students can apply to a CBU Work Study Bursary position.  If eligible send resume, cover letter and an application to the CBU Work Study Bursary Program to:  awards@cbu.ca     Submissions that do not include an application to the CBU Work Study Bursary Program will not be considered.  All applications must also reference the above Job Number.

To determine eligibility and to complete an application go to: http://www.cbu.ca/come-to-cbu/tuition-finances/scholarships-bursaries/work-study-bursary-program/