Sr. Business & Systems Consultant

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  • Remote: Remote
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #2477

Sr. Business & Systems Consultant

  • Contract: 12 months to start
  • Extension: May extend or convert, as it is part of a large ongoing initiative
  • Start: Jan. 8th, 2023, or earlier
  • Location: Canada only  – must be based in Canada to apply/qualify
  • Hybrid/Remote:  Fully Remote

TOP REQUIREMENTS

  • Someone with a consulting background from a Deloitte/KPMG/EY/ CGI/Accenture etc.
  • Background in FSI, insurance, mortgages or wealth
  • Solid experience navigating high-level and ambiguous requirements at the client journey level, and engaging with top executives.
  • Strong experience with independent discovery work, driving things forward without much direction, and a proven ability to research.
The Client & Role
Our Client is a leading provider of financial services, insurance and group benefits.  Notably, their IT team is always seeking to innovate and stay at the forefront of technology.  This position centers on leading an initiative granting direct access to insurance and wealth products within the project. Geared toward a senior-level professional, the role entails navigating high-level and ambiguous requirements at the client journey level, and engaging with top executives. The primary focus involves devising novel strategies to fuel the project's and product's growth. Strength and experience in independent discovery work, driving things forward without much direction, and a proven ability to research, are all critical for success in this role.

Responsibilities

  • Lead discovery sessions with business and technical teams to identify and understand problems, client needs, and project scope.
  • Collaborate with the Journey Owner and Journey Tech Lead to conduct requirement gathering workshops and analyze business requests, emphasizing connections between processes and systems.
  • Develop a comprehensive understanding of the overall business landscape to define business capabilities and create a forward-looking roadmap.
  • Analyze and articulate user and data requirements, translating them into options analysis, system requirements, user stories, and data mapping documents.
  • Collaborate with team members to address high-priority backlog items and review and provide feedback on business and technical documentation.

Qualifications for Success

  • Strong communication skills, capable of conveying complex business and technical concepts and aligning the organization on decisions.
  • Proficient problem-solving and analytical skills, with the ability to quickly process complex information and present it clearly.
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship-building skills with both technical and business personnel.
  • Adaptability to various software development methodologies.
  • 7 to 10 years of progressive experience as a Business Consultant/Business Systems Consultant.
  • Experience with client-facing technologies and digital engagement platforms.
  • Comfortable with data requirements and related activities/deliverables.
  • Passionate about clients, technology, and the impact of emerging/disruptive technologies.

Nice to Have Skills

  • Understanding the client journey in insurance/wealth domain
  • Familiarity with process mapping

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