Project Manager Non IT

  • Location: Toronto, Ontario
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #1437

Hiring Manager: Director, Change Management
Location Address: 4 King Street W – WFH
Contract Duration: ASAP – (6 months)
Number of Positions: 1
Schedule Hours: 9 AM – 5 PM

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.

Project: Project Manager needed to lead Compliance Transformation Data Analytics, Monitoring, and CCO, Reporting, Workstreams.
Reason for request: Additional Workload/Project 

Candidate Value Proposition: Candidate will join a dynamic new team to support the creation and roll-out of the banks compliance transformation program office initiatives focus on a best in class
monitoring program.

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.
– Lead monitoring project transformational design and maintains traction throughout.
– Manage project schedule, budget, RAID, and related status updates
– 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) Excellent Communication Skills – both written and verbal
3) Leadership Skills – able to drive and lead

Nice-To-Have Skills:
1) PMP Certification
2) Knowledge and/or experience of the banking industry and the lines of business
3) Experience in implementing in-house built solutions (from the business side)

Soft Skills Required:
1) Able to balance multiple projects and competing priorities
2) Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
3) Strong facilitation skills
4) 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 Microsoft Teams Interview
• Hiring Manager’s availability to interview: ASAP
Additional Notes
Manager is looking for a strong Business Project Manager, that can lead and does not need much
direction.

To Apply: 

Please apply with resume in Word format.

About Us:

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