Careers

Become an employee

At Sun Life, we work together, share common values and encourage growth and achievement. We offer many career paths that attract a wide variety of talent and skills. Follow a path that lets your talents shine.

Become an advisor

A career as a Sun Life Financial advisor may be the perfect opportunity to build your own business and have a career for life.

Learn about joining our career sales force

Get started as a student or new grad

If you want to work in an environment that lets you contribute to your full potential, one of our student and new graduate programs could be the chance you’re looking for. Get your career off to a bright start.

Read more about our student and new graduate programs

Why join us?

As a leading international financial services organization, we currently provide protection and wealth products to over 37 million people in 26 countries, and almost 27,000 employees world-wide. We aim to attract the best and to provide the opportunity for our people to become even better.

Learn more about why you should join us

Apply now

If you want to work somewhere your talents will be recognized and rewarded, then you should explore a career at Sun Life.

Current opportunities

Student and new graduate opportunities

Build a career as an advisor

Stay connected

Stay up-to-date on the latest news, insights, tips and discussions.

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Career paths

As a diverse, global business, Sun Life has a wide range of career paths that may be right for you.

  • Actuarial
  • Business analysis
  • Call centre / Customer relationships / Customer service
  • Claims
  • Finance /Accounting
  • Human Resources /Training
  • Internal Audit / Compliance
  • Investments
  • IT / Mobile development
  • Legal
  • Marketing / Digital communications
  • Project management
  • Risk Management
  • Sales
  • Underwriting

Explore current opportunities

Explore a career in digital

Be part of a dedicated team of energetic, forward-thinking innovators. Stretch your imagination and sharpen your skills on the leading-edge digital projects that are keeping Sun Life ahead of the curve.

More about digital innovation at Sun Life


How do I apply?

Our new online job application process makes it easier for you to search for current opportunities, apply for a position and track the status of your application. If you have already applied, or have questions about applying, check out our application FAQs.

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Among our many honours, Sun Life, for the second year in a row, is proud to have been named one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People in 2017

Learn more about this achievement

Sun Life is a great place to achieve your career goals. But don’t take our word for it. See for yourself what our people say about the opportunities, support and rewards we offer.

From employees From student/new grads