Information Technology - Toronto

Candidate Requirements/Must Have Skills:
1) 8-10 years of experience as PM
2) Capital Markets/ FI/Banks
3) Microsoft Office- spreadsheets
4) Financial accounting, P&L, TB or worked on a similar project
5) Must have hand-on experience with SCRUM process
6) Must have high quality of documentation skills, preparing detailed meeting minutes, project summary, and status update deck and process template files.
7) Great Communication skills
8) Nice to have: Java, Oracle SQL,
Degrees or certifications:
• Bachelor’s degree or Post-Secondary education- PMP and or Scrum Certification would be an asset
Additional notes: This PM will be part of a THOR strategic Roadmap project, dealing with the back office. Technical skills would be great to have. Previous Capital Markets experience and trial balance/ financial accounting is highly preferred. This resource will be interacting with the dev/ BA team and also be part of the scrum meetings. The manager requires the resource to have the flexibility to work early (7-8 AM start).
Job Responsibilities:
• Develop, track and manage project budget, project plans, timelines and scope • Manage project resources including procuring project staff, developing, motivating, coaching and advising
• Partner closely with other members of functional project teams to define business requirements  
• Lead teams of developers in the delivery of high-quality software solutions that meet business needs 
• Define test plans and ensure that products are defect free before User Acceptance Testing  
• Facilitate the User Acceptance Testing process, developing rollout plans and procedures  
• Prepare and present cost-benefit analyses • Ensure appropriate systems development and project management processes are being utilized • Make presentations to steering committees or project sponsors
 

Position Type Contract
Application Deadline November 4, 2017
Experience Required 5+ years
Job Duration 1 year
Education Required Bachelors