Project Manager – Contract (Hybrid)
City : Toronto - 120 Bremner Blvd
Category : Contingent Worker
Industry : Financial Technology
Employer : Broadridge Financial Solutions
As a Project Manager, you will build on your focus and knowledge of project management and client management and continue to develop relationships and business acumen in the Canadian wealth management industry. Under the direction of the Senior Director, you will participate in software deliveries and support our client management activities.
Key Job Functions/Responsibilities
Participate in software delivery and implementation planning of wealth management solution
Assist in defining the project scope and deliverables using well-developed business analysis skills gained while completing transformational projects with wealth management software
Support in developing and maintaining project plans, project tasks and resource requirements
Assist in managing project budget, timelines, and resource allocations using in-depth knowledge of MS Project
Assist in the preparation of project status reports and other project documentation as required using in-depth knowledge of MS Project
Track project deliverables using appropriate tools
Hone your knowledge of the financial services industry regulatory and business environments
Post-secondary Education, preferably with a focus on subjects such as Computer Science, Project Management, Software Development or Business
3-5 years in a project management role at a Financial Services Institution or in a Fintech company delivering and implementing wealth management solutions to Banking, IIROC and MFDA organizations.
Minimum 2-3 years of direct experience managing conversions ideally within financial services
Experience leading a project and leading multiple in parallel
Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
A proactive, “service-first” attitude combined with superior interpersonal and presentation skills
Ability to work independently on projects, with tight deadlines, under minimal supervision
Understanding and experience in the financial services industry, preferably in banking, mutual funds and/or securities is required
COVID-19 has accelerated change across our workplace, including our hiring practices. As a result, throughout your application process, you may be asked to connect with us virtually, and may not be required to meet in-person. Our recruiters will explain how virtual interviews will be held throughout the recruitment process, and they will be able to answer any questions you might have.
We are committed to supporting flexible work arrangements, investing in technology or other resources to enable you to work from home effectively, wherever possible.
At this time this is a hybrid role, and therefore you should have a basic home office set up, high-speed internet, and the ability to work without distractions during core business hours.
Accessibility & Accommodation
Broadridge is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace ensuring that equal employment opportunities are provided to all individuals, regardless of race, colour, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, creed, age, disability, religious affiliation, or national origin or citizenship. If you require any accommodations during the recruitment process, please notify our recruitment team.