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BDO is a firm built on a foundation of positive relationships with our people and our clients. Each day, we rely on our professionals to provide exceptional service, and help our clients by providing advice and insight they can trust.
In turn, we offer an environment that fosters a people-first culture with a high priority on your personal and professional growth.
Our GTA office is looking for a Consultant or Senior Consultant to expand and complement its Technology Advisory team, specifically in the areas of IT strategy and governance.
BDO's Technology Advisory Services team helps IT leaders in mid-sized to large businesses across all industries to make informed decisions about the evolution of their technology environment and IT organization.
The candidate must have relevant experience in the evaluation and design of IT architectures and plans, the delivery and / or verification of major IT projects, as well as the review of IT organizations and processes.
The successful candidate will be required to work on IT management consulting assignments in the following areas :
IT Strategic Planning
Data and business intelligence strategy
Selection of software packages and IT service providers
Diagnostics and verification of IT projects
Diagnosing and improving the performance of the IT function
Key Accountabilities & Responsibilities
Contribute to the planning and execution of information technology consulting mandates, including :
Elaborate IT strategic plans
Analyze and document enterprise architectures at the business, application, data and technology level
Develop strategies and roadmaps for the evolution of the IT landscape based on business priorities, industry trends and technology risks
Develop business cases (costs and benefits) for IT investments
Write calls to the market (RFI, RFP) for the acquisition of software packages (ERP, CRM, BI, etc.) and IT service providers (integrators, managed services, etc.
and assist clients in their selection process
Conduct audits of IT programs and large projects and provide recommendations to improve their chances of success
Analyze IT operating models and assess the maturity of IT organizations
Design IT target operating models from the point of view of governance, organization, skills, sourcing, processes and management tools
Contribute to the development of the service offerings of the practice in collaboration with other practices and our business partners
Be creative in developing innovative strategies
Work in a collaborative team
Develop and maintain relationships with customers
Conduct interviews and workshops
Develop solutions to provide relevant answers to customers' challenges
How do we define success for your role?
You demonstrate BDO's core values through all aspect of your work : Integrity, Respect and Collaboration
You understand your client’s industry, challenges, and opportunities; client describe you as positive, professional, and delivering high quality work
You identify, recommend, and are focused on effective service delivery to your clients
You share in an inclusive and engaging work environment that develops, retains & attracts talent
You actively participate in the adoption of digital tools and strategies to drive an innovative workplace
You grow your expertise through learning and professional development.
Your experience and education
Strong oral and written communication skills
University degree in information technology, engineering or management (graduate degree an asset)
Strong experience in IT management and consulting services (ideally within a consulting firm)
Experience in technology consulting services or a functional IT position, ideally with experience in technology strategy consulting engagements.
Strong ability to conduct analyzes and recommendations to effectively respond to our clients' challenges, plan and manage mandates, develop new approaches and concepts in their area of expertise, and participate in service business development initiatives.
Dynamic, autonomous and with great curiosity to keep abreast of the latest trends
Knowledge of the main reference frameworks and standards : TOGAF, Cobit, ITIL, PMI, etc. (certification an asset)
Our firm is committed to providing an environment where you can be successful in the following ways :
Firm success - We enable you to engage with the firm's strategic plan, and be a key contributor to the success and growth of the firm.
Professional success - We help you be the best professional you can be in our services, industries and markets.
Personal success - Achieve your personal goals outside of the office and make an impact on your community.
Giving back, it adds up : Where company meets community. BDO is actively involved in our communities by supporting local charity initiatives.
We support staff with local and national events where you will be given the opportunity to contribute to your community.
Total rewards that matter : We pay for performance with competitive total cash compensation that recognizes and rewards your contribution.
We provide flexible benefits from day one, and flexible time off through vacation, personal, and volunteer days. We are committed to supporting your overall wellness beyond working hours, and provide reimbursement for wellness initiatives that fit your lifestyle.
Everyone counts : We believe every employee should have the opportunity to participate and succeed. Through leadership by our Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer, we are committed to a workplace culture of respect, inclusion, and diversity.
We recognize and celebrate the valuable differences among each of us, including race, religious beliefs, physical or mental disabilities, age, place of origin, marital status, family status, gender or gender identity and sexual orientation.
If you require accommodation to complete the application process, please contact us.
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