CFA Society Sydney is delighted to announce it’s annual Mentoring Programme for 2020, run in association with Protégé.

In 2020 we will proceed in a facilitated online format. The virtual nature of the program allows all members of CFA Society Sydney, based in Sydney, Queensland and ACT to participate.  If you previously submitted an application we will contact you separately to confirm your interest to participate.

The program is a multi-faceted, 6-month long development programme that includes:

  • A fully supported and structured mentoring experience.
  • Matching of Mentors and Mentees along with 1-to-1 mentoring.
  • A formal launch, mid-point review and closing celebration.
  • Tailored skills building workshops for both Mentors and Mentees.
  • Multiple opportunities to network.

Mentors

Mentor roles are open to executives (non-members can apply) who have:
• Approximately 10 or more years’ experience in a senior role in the finance industry
• A desire to guide and motivate the next generation to achieve their career goals and
aspirations
• The business / industry knowledge and experience necessary to be able to discuss a wide
range of topics and situations
• Excellent listening and questioning skills (we will train you)
• Integrity and commitment to confidentiality
• An open and inquiring mind
• The availability to participate fully in the Program till April 2021 and to join in networking and
mentoring events
• Time to provide 6 x one-hour mentoring sessions—dates, times and location to be mutually
agreed with your Mentee

Mentor Information Pack

Mentor Application Form

Mentees

Mentee roles are open to early-career members with:

• A minimum of 3 and a maximum of 7 years’ work experience who are currently employed
• A CFA charter-holder and a Member of CFA Society Sydney
• The desire to proactively advance in your career and optimise your potential
• A strong commitment to achieving your goals, initiatives, and aspirations
• A willingness to accept feedback and to be honest about your positive and challenging
attributes
• An open and inquiring mind, and the flexibility to change
• Integrity and commitment to confidentiality
• The availability to participate fully in the Program ending April 2021 and to join in
networking and mentoring events
• Time to organise, manage and drive 6 x one-hour mentoring sessions, dates, times and
location to be mutually agreed with your Mentor
• Upon acceptance to the Program, pay a fee of A$200.

Mentee Information Pack

Mentee Application Form

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