IT Project Manager – Capital Markets

IT Project Manager – Capital Markets

ProViso Consulting

Story Behind the Need

• Business group: The GWRT Regulatory & Compliance Technology Group are managing two large ongoing migrations from legacy hardware systems.
• Project: The successful candidate will be supporting two projects across multiple markets in the LATAM region.

Candidate Value Proposition

• The successful candidate will have the opportunity to build long lasting relationships within Canadian and Global Markets. This candidate will be a key driver in ensuring stakeholders communication with the IT team is streamlined.

Typical Day in Role

• Works with key stakeholders within all business functions to align technology solutions with business strategies
• Partner closely with other members of functional project teams to define business requirements
• Make presentations to steering committees or project sponsors with primary Project Manager
• Gathers requirements from business units and translates those to programmers and developers Prepares cost-benefit and return-on-investment analyses to aid in decisions on system implementation
• Demonstrates an informed knowledge of business functions to resolve problems and capitalize on improvement opportunities
• Supports one or more highly complex business processes
• Works on multiple projects as a project team member
• Serves as a liaison between the business community and the IT organization in order to provide technical solutions to meet user needs

Candidate Requirements/Must Have Skills:

• 5 – 7 years supporting medium to large sized projects as a BSA, PCO or PM
• Knowledge of Capital Markets Industry proven through Recent project experience (minimum 1 year) – ideally within Trade Surveillance
• Excellent communication skills – successful candidate demonstrates good writing and documentation skills
• Excellent relationship building skills – can communicate with varying stakeholders at multiple levels in different situations (e.g., one-on-one interviews, formal requirements gathering sessions, etc.)

Degrees or certifications:

• Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in a finance-related field (Economics, Finance, etc) or technical (Computer Science, Engineering etc)

Nice-to-have skills:

• Previous technology migrations is a big plus and will be prioritized*
• Project Management Professional (PMP)
• MBA (or equivalent Master’s degree)
• Experience with Unix / Shell Scripting

Job Details



4 Months



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