Professional Consulting - Toronto

Our Client in the Banking and Finance Industry is seeking a Senior Project Manager/ Program Manager for their Downtown Toronto office. This is a 6 months contract to start, possible extension OR Permanency 
GROUP/PROJECT INFO:
Models & Methodology PM – Senior seasoned and polished individual with strong project management acumen and good understanding of Market Risk methodology and practices as well as Capital Markets. Should have a strong delivery background and must have the ability to manage multiple tasks at the same time while delivering within schedule and budget. Candidate will be accountable for the Models and Methodology work stream and ensure alignment with the program strategy

CULTURE: 
This group this very collaborative and supportive.  

EVP (Employee Value proposition):
This role would give exposure to capital markets and the work itself is a combination of business and technical.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE (but are not limited to):
Will be accountable for the Models and Methodology workstream.  Will own and manage the following:
A. M&M Project Plan
B. M&M Status reports for Operating and Steering Committee and other senior level reporting forums
C. Strategy and Planning for the Models workstream to ensure alignment with the program as a whole
D. Responsible for effectively managing stakeholders and leading the M&M working groups.
E. Should have a strong delivery background and must have the ability to manage multiple tasks at the same time while delivering within schedule and budget
F. Ability to effectively manage change requests and assess impact to cost, schedule and resources.
G. Strong Project Management acumen. PMP preferred. Good understanding of Market Risk Methodology  and practices as well as Capital Markets
H. Proficient in MS Project, PowerPoint, Excel, Visio and Word.
I. Strong written, communication and influencing skills

TOP SKILLS / EXPERIENCE:
• 10 + years of Project management, Strong Project Management acumen.
• Good understanding of Market Risk Methodology and practices as well as Capital Markets.
• This person should have a strong quantitative background. They should understand Var testing, stress testing, SBA, DRC, RRAO & IMA ES.
• They need to have a strong understand of market risk specifically related to capital markets products.
• Prior model risk management experience. (Model risk lifecycle)
• Proficient in MS Project, PowerPoint, Excel, Visio and Word.
• Strong written, communication and influencing skill.

NICE TO HAVE SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:
• PMP preferred.

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS: 
• Minimum Master’s degree in an quantitative field
 
 
To Apply, Please send your resume to: k.sinha@Maxsys.ca

Position Type Contract
Application Deadline August 31, 2018
Experience Required 10+ years
Job Duration 6 months
Education Required Bachelors