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British Columbia Investment Management Corporation (bcIMC)

Project Manager, Solution Delivery

Canada-British Columbia-Victoria

1518466

Company Information

bcIMC offers an exceptional opportunity to work at a world-class organization while living in a west coast setting. We are a significant institutional investor whose investments span the world. Our major clients are pension plans, and the work that we do helps to secure the retirements of hundreds of thousands of people. Our success depends on our high-performing employees.  The people who work at bcIMC are committed, passionate, and approachable. They aim for continuous improvement and share bcIMC’s core values of accountability, transparency, integrity, and team cohesiveness.

 

We are currently expanding our team and our skill base to equip bcIMC for the future.


Job Description

bcIMC is seeking a permanent full-time Project Manager, Solution Delivery within the Information Technology department in Victoria, BC to play a leadership role in ensuring that projects are effectively managed throughout their lifecycle. Working closely with team members and other stakeholders to successfully deliver projects within the constraints of requirements, scope, time, cost, quality and customer satisfaction, the Project Manager manages tradeoffs among these constraints while balancing the needs of the project, the client and the organization.

The Information Technology Department is responsible for developing technology solutions that contribute to the achievement of bcIMC’s mission and long-term goals. The department manages the Corporation’s business applications and information technology infrastructure, providing support to a large group of financial professionals. The IT Department is also responsible for authoring IT-related directives and conducting disaster recovery planning to minimize risk to the Corporation’s delivery of investment services.

QUALIFICATIONS

Must have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, computer information systems, management information systems, computer science or related field
  • 3–5 years working in IT project management roles, preferably in a financial services environment such as banking, pension funds, mutual funds, insurance, etc.
  • Thorough understanding of project management phases, techniques and tools
  • Experience managing large technology initiatives and working with diverse technical teams
  • Strong ability to effectively influence at all levels of the organization
  • Solid people management skills that align with the bcIMC culture including facilitating change, driving operational excellence, and striving for continuous improvement
  • Demonstrated experience working with diverse teams through significant change and with a broad range of diverse and complicated business units
  • Demonstrated experience influencing teams without direct authority
  • Proven ability to understand complex business requirements and communicate/present detailed and advanced business solutions
  • Experience in organizing, planning, and managing large-scale IT projects, involving internal personnel, contractors, and vendors, while displaying a client service orientation
  • Proven organizational skills while working across organizational boundaries and reporting lines – ability to work in an agile or matrix environment as required

Preferred:

  • Successful completion of the CFA Claritas Program or Canadian Securities Course
  • PMP certification

 

Closing date:      July 7, 2017

 

 To learn more about this position and apply, go to https://careers.bcimc.com/res_joblist.html.

 bcIMC provides employees with a productive and fast-paced work environment, competitive compensation, a performance incentive plan, four weeks of vacation, employer-funded health plans, and a defined benefit pension plan.  Our recruitment process requires that the successful candidate agrees to undergo a criminal record search, education and designation verification, to provide a declaration of no previous or current criminal status, and to comply with our corporate Code of Ethics & Professional Conduct.

 Interested in joining our team and want to learn of other career opportunities with bcIMC? Create a profile and sign up for job alerts at https://careers.bcimc.com.

bcIMC, 300-2950 Jutland Rd Victoria BC V8T 5K2, www.bcimc.com


Contact Information

British Columbia Investment Management Corporation (bcIMC)
http://www.bcimc.com
Posting Date: 16-Jun-2017Project Management Permanent, Full-Time Open 121-Aug-2017
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