Senior Project Manager
Contract Duration: 1 year, with possibility of extension
Location: Toronto – currently WFH
Schedule Hours: 7.5 hrs between 9am – 5pm (37.5 hrs per week)
-1 PM for Learning
Story Behind the Need
Business group: Global Compliance Transformation Program Office – Program office that is responsible for Compliance transformation and TPRM. Multi-Year programs that deal with outstanding compliance and regulatory issues, audit findings or issues that regulators have.
Candidate Value Proposition: Candidate will join a dynamic new team to support the creation and roll-out of the bank's Compliance Transformation: ABAC G&E, ABAC TPP, US Regulatory and International Banking (oral & written Spanish is a pre-requisite) and Monitoring office initiatives focus on a best in class programs.
Typical Day in Role:
– Champion a customer focused culture to deepen client relationships and leverage broader Bank relationships, systems and knowledge.
– Provide expertise on project management practices and advise the team on the integration of waterfall and agile methodology into their projects.
– Manage project schedule, budget, RAID, and related status updates
– Lead monitoring project transformational design and maintains traction throughout
– Plans delivery of assigned projects including work plans, budgets, and resource plans.
– Manage project schedules including resources, timelines, budget, and related communications.
Candidate Requirements/Must Have Skills:
1) 7 to 10 years of progressive, relevant, and practical Project Management experience using Waterfall/Agile. Project planning, scheduling, project issues and risks
2) Leadership Skills – able to drive and lead
1) PMP Certification
2) Knowledge and/or experience of the banking industry and the lines of business
3) Experience with implementing in-house built solutions (from the business side)
Soft Skills Required:
1) Strong facilitation skills
2) Strong problem-solving & analytical skills
3) Excellent Communication Skills – both written and verbal
4) Able to balance multiple projects and competing priorities
5) Strong influencing, negotiation, managerial and strategic thinking skills
Degrees: Bachelors education in Business Administration, Engineering or related program
Candidate Review & Selection:
• 2 Step Process: 1-2 round interviews on MS Teams