IT Project Manager – Technology Delivery

IT Project Manager – Technology Delivery

ProViso Consulting

Story Behind the Need

• Business group: Regulatory and Business Initiatives – GBM Records Management program has identified gaps which have been transformed into a remediation portfolio
• Project: Regulatory and Business Initiatives is seeking an IT Project Manager to oversee the portfolio of projects within the GBM Internal Controls Records and Information Management (RIM) Perimeter.
o Phase 2 of a project currently – Phase 1 led to multiple projects coming out as a response
o This person will come in and be the lead PM on the portfolio projects resulting from phase 1
o The individual will be leading from scratch those portfolio projects all around Records Management
• Reason for request: Project

Candidate Value Proposition

• The successful candidate will not only have the opportunity to gain valuable experience at a top 5 Canadian bank, but also get exposure to some of the banks highest impact teams and projects.

Typical Day in Role

• Candidates responsible for book of work and delivery on the portfolio
• Represent GBME and oversee the Technology Delivery of a portfolio of RIM Projects
• Work with the business sponsors and users to ensure the scope and requirements for each of the projects in the portfolio are clear
• Partner with the IC and GBME Application Teams, and GBME Architecture to Lead for any Technology solutioning and architecture analysis needed for the projects
• Support the building of Project Plans, Business Requirements, Testing Approaches, and other artifacts to support a methodical project delivery
• Ensure a disciplined project and systems implementation methodology is leveraged for all Technology initiatives in the portfolio
• Successfully work and collaborate with other Technology teams to deliver the Technology Initiatives within the portfolio
• Ensure clear executive reporting, issue escalation, and risk mitigation for managing the portfolio

Candidate Requirements/Must Have Skills:

• 10+ years of experience within a similar Technology Delivery / Project Manager position – working with Capital Markets related projects ideally
• 10+ years of experience working in a financial service, Investment Bank and/or Management Consultancy with strong experience in Regulatory Records Management environment
• 10+ years of experience with Software Delivery Lifecycle
• 2+ years of experience with RIM perimeter and functions

Nice-To-Have Skills:

• Some level of proficiency in SQL, Python, and the Microsoft Power Platform or PowerBI is a plus
• Knowledge of infrastructure related delivery including voice, email, messaging, etc – demonstrated in recent project

Soft Skills:

• Self-starter that actively engages issues seeking resolution, ability to meet dynamic changes on prioritization
• Excellent communications skills to coordinate with high ranking individuals internally (Sr Manager and Director level generally)
• Ability to manage assigned tasks and expectations without direct instruction or oversight
• Fast, adaptable learner who can hit the ground running
• Ability to work well under pressure while demonstrating strong professionalism
• Strong investigation, prioritization, and organization skills
• Candidate must have an open mind when it comes to approach, and be able to assess each situation separately
• Must be able to collaborate closely with a team at times, while also being capable of holding themselves accountable to meet individual deadlines without hand holding

Degrees or certifications:

• Bachelor’s degree
• PMP, CMMI, Prince2, is a nice to have

Candidate Review & Selection

• 2 -3 Step Process max

Job Details



10 Months



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