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We're looking for a Director, Internal Change Management to join our Project Management Office.
Reporting to the VP, Project Management Office, the Director, Internal Change Management will play a key role in ensuring successful adoption of large-scale business transformation initiatives. Responsibilities include developing a clear understanding of organizational change management and driving support with senior leadership, as well as throughout the organization. The Director partners with internal and external resources as they establish an organizational change model/methodology and execute change management strategies and plans in support of business transformation initiatives throughout Aviso.
The Director will work with people across the organization, in a variety of roles, and geographical regions. S/He will act as a coach for leaders and executives in helping them fulfill the role of change sponsor, also assisting them as they guide their employees through change initiatives.
While the incumbent will report directly to the Integration Management Office, this is a shared role between the Integration Management Office and People & Culture.
Who you are:
You take initiative, seeking out and owning opportunities to improve yourself, your team, and our business. You're comfortable in a fast-paced environment, maintaining a keen attention to detail even when under pressure. You thrive in a collaborative environment, sharing your knowledge with your colleagues, and celebrating success as a team. You're a life-long learner, staying current on market events, industry news, and innovative trends and technologies. You believe in sustainable financial strength, and you're committed to long-term wealth solutions. You consider the impact of your actions on your team members, our partners, our clients, and the places where we live and work.
What your day looks like:
Lead change management for the implementation of business transformational initiatives Create a measurement system to assess awareness, understanding, buy-in and support of change management activities. Develop a feedback mechanism around strategic touch points to facilitate open discussions of organizational improvement opportunities. Conduct change readiness assessments, evaluate results, present findings, and make recommendations to senior leaders. Apply change management processes and tools to create a strategy that supports adoption and assesses the impact of the changes required. Support the design, development, delivery and management of internal communications. Work closely with People and Culture to support the Aviso culture initiatives Identify where required, provide input, document requirements and support the design and delivery of training programs with Learning and Development. Create and deploy change management tools and guide the change agents in their use. Partner with the Aviso Integration Management Office and business leaders to identify long-term change management initiatives throughout the enterprise. Develop detailed change management and risk mitigation plans and supporting materials, in close partnership with External Change Management and Communications Partner closely with the Project Management Office to manage the execution of change activities in alignment with project plans. Set direction for change agenda and manage results for successful outcomes. Coach executive sponsors, people leaders, change champions, and change agents for effectiveness in their change-related roles.
Your experience and skills:
Change management certification or designation Bachelor's Degree in business, human resources or equivalent 5 years of experience in a similar role at a large, multi-location organization Familiarity with project management approaches, tools and phases of the project lifecycle. Experience and knowledge of change management principles, methodologies and tools. Acute business acumen and understanding of organizational issues and challenges. Excellent written and verbal communication skills, active listening skills. Excellent organizational, and analytical skills. Ability to establish and maintain strong relationships at all levels in the organization Ability to influence others and move towards a common vision or goal.
Flexible and adaptable; able to work in ambiguous situations.
At Aviso, you'll find a dynamic, entrepreneurial culture that rewards innovation and celebrates success. We offer a competitive compensation package, career enrichment, and regular social events to foster teamwork. Aviso Wealth welcomes and encourages applications from all qualified individuals including persons with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs in all stages of the hiring process.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted
No recruiters or agencies, please.
Aviso Wealth is a national, integrated financial services company, with over $57 billion in assets. Aviso is owned by Credit Union Centrals, CUMIS and Desjardins. Our MFDA-regulated dealer, full-service IIROC-regulated brokerage, and insurance dealer support thousands of financial advisors at hundreds of credit unions across Canada. Our award-winning online brokerage, Qtrade Investor, and our digital advice platform, VirtualWealth, give Canadians flexible choices for building their wealth. Our asset manager, NEI Investments, is a Canadian leader in Responsible Investment funds and portfolios, which are available through a national network of advisors. Aviso also provides custodial services and introducing broker services to independent financial organizations, including banks, trust companies, insurance companies, investment dealers, portfolio managers and financial planning firms. Aviso has major operations in Vancouver and Toronto, along with regional offices across Canada. More information about Aviso Wealth is available at www.aviso.ca.