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Title:  Delivery Manager

 

 

 

Requisition ID: 138337

Join a purpose driven winning team, committed to results, in an inclusive and high-performing culture.

 

 

 

As part of the Foreign Exchange (FX) Technology team, the Delivery Manager is responsible for the management of the set of the IT projects and IT run the bank initiatives to serve and support the Foreign Exchange business.  

 

The Delivery Manager is accountable for ensuring that the business needs and outcomes of the IT projects and initiatives are met as per business requirements and within time and budget. The Delivery Manager is expected to have extensive knowledge in the Capital Market domain and a proven record in delivering technology projects in the Fixed Income world.

 

The position requires understanding of IT technologies, project management and life cycle development methodologies and technical architectures pertaining to the area. The Delivery Manager will have excellent skills in relationship and general business management. Global Foreign Exchange technology supports the FX trading & operations globally and delivers technology projects with high added value to the FX business.

 

 

Accountable for leading the team in the following:

  • Lead projects and run the bank initiatives including business case preparation, development, testing, release and post release of IT initiatives for the Fixed Income business.
  • Formally maintain the management documents to lead the projects and initiatives: Cost, timelines, scope, governance, communication plan, testing plan.
  • Work with Business stakeholder and the IT managers in order to establish the Yearly roadmap of technology deliveries. Update the roadmap throughout the year with changes in priorities and the evolving capacity of the fixed income technology team.
  • Understand, analyse and respond to the internal and external audit and regulatory requests.
  • Work with the business stakeholders (Front Office, Middle Office, Back Office Downstreams) and the technology groups to coordinate the projects and run the bank activities from inception to delivery
  • Communicate and reach decisions during the different project meetings: Technology roadmap review, Desk  prioritization meetings, Steering Committee.
  • Manage project participants and relationships ensuring project teams are cohesive and operating to common objectives and priorities.
  • Hold meetings and work sessions as necessary to ensure that project management and run the bank initiatives are met i.e. project planning, risk management, issue management, status meetings
  • Maintain the momentum of the Projects and the technology roadmap against background of changing and occasionally conflicting priorities.
  • Be a servant leader to the IT Team by solving the outside issues in order to let the project team focus on the delivery of the business value.
  • Ongoing communication of project status, completing the monthly Project Status Reports and escalating issues to the Operations Sponsor, the Director and VP as required.
  • Ensure the documentation and archiving of project activities, deliverables, tools and findings and for use in future projects

 

As a Delivery Lead, you bring the following experience:

  • Proven experience with delivering technology projects (5years minimum), including infrastructure projects, Development of new applications, streamlining of front to end processes…etc
  • Proven experience with delivering value to Capital market clients, specifically Trading desks (5 years minimum). Experience in Foreign Exchange will be considered a plus
  • Very organized, project management experience
  • Experience with answering internal and external audit and regulatory requests
  • Excellent communication skills with both front office traders, and technology experts
  • Ability to create a positive teamwork mindset in a large technology team of 40+ professionals
  • Experience with People management in an IT organization will be a plus
  • Bachelor’s or Master degree in business or technology

 

All these will be considered assets:

  • CFA , capital market education
  • PMP designation, Formal Project Management Education
  • Exposure to SDLC and Agile methodologies
  • Exposure to IT development, Infrastructure/network will be an asset

 

Operates independently day to day. Direction is often received only at the most conceptual or abstract level. A very high level of autonomy is required, with the incumbent required to exercise judgment to balance the necessity of timely responses to pressing issues and opportunities with the requirement to bridge the interests of various stakeholders.

#In-Tech #ScotiaRED

 

Location(s):  Canada : Ontario : Toronto 

Scotiabank is a leading bank in the Americas. Guided by our purpose: "for every future", we help our customers, their families and their communities achieve success through a broad range of advice, products and services, including personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking, and capital markets.  

At Scotiabank, we value the unique skills and experiences each individual brings to the Bank, and are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. If you require accommodation (including, but not limited to, an accessible interview site, alternate format documents, ASL Interpreter, or Assistive Technology) during the recruitment and selection process, please let our Recruitment team know. If you require technical assistance, please click here. Candidates must apply directly online to be considered for this role. We thank all applicants for their interest in a career at Scotiabank; however, only those candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.


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