Mackenzie Investments was founded in 1967 and is a leading investment management firm providing investment advisory and related services to retail and institutional clients. The company has $61.3 billion in assets under management, and as part of IGM (a subsidiary of the Power Financial Group of Companies), is the largest independent asset manager in Canada, with $142 billion. We are committed to the financial success of investors, through their eyes.
Everything we do starts with the needs of investors, whether they are saving for a child’s postsecondary education, setting money aside for the future needs of a family member with a disability, or funding their own retirement. In fact, our focus is summed up in our Vision statement: We are committed to the financial success of investors, through their eyes.
Our growth and success are the direct result of our employees, and we strive to create a workplace supported by the following core values: Creativity and Innovation, Strong Decision Making, Collaboration, Courage, Honesty and Integrity, Confidence and Pride.
At Mackenzie Investments you can Build Your Career with Confidence by:
Changing the Game: We have a vision and a strategy that will challenge the way business in this industry is done and help Canadians be successful in the ways that mean the most to them.
Making a Smarter World: We believe in continuous learning, understanding what is most important and sharing the benefits of that knowledge.
Being Proud: As a part of our team you will do some of your best work, develop some of your most valuable skills and give back in ways that make a difference in the lives of Canadians.
Joining an Unstoppable Team: We build teams that look out for each other, ask the best of each other and deliver the finest work.
Learning and Growing: We offer an environment where you can indulge your curiosity to learn; getting the challenges and feedback you need to refine your skills and abilities.
Thriving in a Supportive Environment: We have created a workplace where your efforts and career are supported by your team and your leader.
As a member of our Digital leadership team at IGM Financial, you will be joining an agile and innovative technology group with experience in and passion for delivering a differentiated experience and innovative solutions for our clients, advisors, and employees using digital technology and data-driven insights. As an Associate Vice Digital Delivery and Account Management, you will work closely with the IG Wealth Management and Mackenzie Investments executive teams to enable business strategy through digital capabilities and the delivery of marketing, sales and distribution, product development and operations initiatives. You will manage a team of delivery professionals operating in a scaled agile environment working closely with external partners, including industry-leading suppliers and consultants.
- Accountable for the end-to-end planning and delivery of the Digital initiatives and effective operation of agile teams
Actively builds a highly collaborative customer-centric team culture with a strong focus on talent development and coaching
Provides leadership and direction to delivery teams and ensures effective collaboration with internal and external partners
Responsible for delivery of reliable and scalable digital solutions aligned with industry best practices and IGM guiding principles
Directly contributes to development and execution of the IGM Digital Strategy and Technology Roadmap aligned with the IGM strategic priorities
Works closely with the Agile Adoption and Digital Engineering teams to drive adoption and scaling of the Agile delivery
Accountable for effective program governance to ensure successful and timely delivery of digital solutions
Drives business and technology innovation through proactive and timely evaluation and adoption of emerging technologies
Drives adoption of DevOps and automation processes and tools in the digital portfolio to accelerate time to market, continuously improve client experience and the quality
The successful candidate will have the following experience:
Strong and diverse experience in Financial Services is required
Professional experience in Scaled Agile Delivery
Strong experience in program and project management including both Agile and Waterfall
experience with full software development lifecycle
Experience working in a multi-vendor environment with third party partners and suppliers
Proven experience delivering complex client-facing digital solutions
Salesforce platform experience desired
Experience with DevOps processes and tools
Strong communication skills with executive audiences
University degree required in a relevant area of study
If you are interested in applying for this position please direct applications on-line using the “apply for this job” icon located at the bottom or to the left of the posting. If you would like to refer someone for the position please email the posting using the “email this job” option and have your referral indicate that they were referred by you when completing the application. All resumes should be received by April 15, 2019. If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Human Resources. Please record your extension number on your resume and cover letter. The job grade for this position is 15. The referral bonus for this position is 3.
We thank all applicants for their interest in Mackenzie Investments; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Mackenzie Investments offers an exciting and challenging work environment, a competitive base salary, performance-based bonuses, excellent benefits, recognition for your accomplishments, and opportunities for personal and professional growth.
Mackenzie Investments is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing employment accommodations in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility of Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please advise Human Resources if you require an accommodation.
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