42852-1 - Jr. Project Manager with banking experience to support Procurement work streams on an acquisition project

Job Type: Contract
Positions to fill: 1
Start Date: Oct 11, 2022
Job End Date: Apr 10, 2023
Pay Rate: Hourly: Negotiable
Job ID: 123534
Location: Toronto
Position Title: Project Manager - Junior
Line of business: Procurement
Duration/end date: 6 months with possible extension
OT requirements: Overtime is possible. Dependent on timeline driven deliverable
Working Location: Position can be worked remotely

Role Mandate: The Program Delivery and Process Management team supports the Procurement Center of Excellent from a delivery perspective. This small but collaborative and supportive team is looking to hire an eager junior Project Manager on contract to support Procurement work streams on an acquisition project. There is an established playbook for this group and the selected candidate will be expected to follow this for work to be done.
This role will have exposure across all areas within Procurement, as well as will interact with key stakeholders across other areas within the bank. 

Must Have Skills:
Procurement LOB experience
Banking industry experience
Business background (not technology)

Nice to Have Skills:
• Supplier management experience (internal and external suppliers)
• Change management exposure
• M&A experience

Role Responsibilities:
• Establish and Executing project plan
• Managing status reports
• Coordinating related work – setting up sessions, keeping on track, highlighting issues, escalations
• Helping manage master list of suppliers and risk assessment processes from a coordination perspective
• Capture risk issues and stay on top of reporting
• Working with stakeholders across Procurement
• Administrative coordination as required