Project Consultant

  • Location: Toronto, Ontario
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #1212

This is an exciting opportunity to join our client, a leading Financial Institution in downtown Toronto, as a Project Consultant join their Enterprise Finance & Technology Team to help lead a Thick Ledger Transformation.

The incumbent will be responsible for working with a group of finance professionals to understand broader challenges in delivering financial service capabilities within the Global Banking & Markets and Treasury Domains. They will develop a deep in depth knowledge of existing supporting infrastructure and target state infrastructure. They will oversee and drive a variety of programs in support of industry leading finance practices

Responsibilities:

  • Ability to deliver projects using iterative, scrum practices and techniques
  • Able to take responsibility for the management of the project from end to end; utilizing the most appropriate delivery method and the related tools & techniques
  • Communicates proactively with all involved stakeholder to identify problems, create solutions and implement efficiency improvements
  • Coach team members to develop characteristics of a high performing team
  • Foster relationships with peer level SMs to develop and facilitate learnings within the team and help cultivate and grow the Community of Practice.
  • Interpret team statistic to develop appropriate improvement to processes

Requirements:

  • 8+ years experience in project delivery in the Finance Solution Delivery domain.
  • Experience with the migration of detailed general ledger functionality
  • 5+ years’ experience in capital markets / wholesale banking
  • Excellent written and Verbal Communication Skills
  • Expert Influencing skills around strategy & design
  • Proven relationship management skills
  • Exposure to Oracle Financial Data Services 
  • Exposure to Broadridge’ BPS product (ADP)
  • Exposure to and understanding of IIROC Regulatory Reporting Requirements

If you are interested in exploring this opportunity, please apply online with a word format of your resume. 

For more opportunities, please go to www.fpinc.ca

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