Manager, Technology Advisory
PwC
Toronto, ON
8d ago

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Our Consulting & Deals practice :

Our extensive selection of services provides businesses with the value they’re looking for. Through expert advice and assistance based on our financial, analytical and business process skills, we enhance the performance of companies of all sizes.

Our clients value our ability to draw on our national and international network of professionals to deliver fast, proven results.

The Opportunity : Manager, Technology Advisory

PwC’s Technology Advisory practice covers broader strategy work related to IT (eg.Business transformation) as well as specific strategic planning related to Cloud, Digital and Information management.

In addition, the practice delivers services related to IT functional transformation, enterprise architecture, IT governance, IT sourcing, system selection advisory and IT merger & integration related services.

PwC is looking for candidates that demonstrate a high level of knowledge and awareness of Technology Strategy and Cloud Transformation to successfully support our growing business and continue our reputation for world class client satisfaction

This would include proven skills and success participating in consulting-related projects within a professional services environment that utilizes modern and creative thinking skills and individual initiative, including the following :

  • Identification and addressing of client needs - developing and sustaining deep client relationships using networking, negotiation and persuasion skills to identify and sell potential new service opportunities;
  • preparing and presenting complex written and verbal materials; and defining resource requirements, project workflow, budgets, billing and collection.

  • Team leadership - generating a vision, establishing direction and motivating members, creating an atmosphere of trust, leveraging diverse views,coaching staff, and encouraging improvement and innovation.
  • Ability to help others think critically and share complex technical solutions to non-technical audiences both orally and in writing;
  • Proven strong consensus building abilities; Proven skills to work effectively across internal functional areas in ambiguous situations.

  • Collaborating and contributing as a team leader - understanding personal and team roles; contributing to a positive working environment by building solid relationships with team members;
  • proactively seeking guidance, clarification and feedback.

  • Prioritizing and handling multiple tasks; researching and analyzing pertinent client, industry, and technical matters;
  • utilizing problem-solving skills; and, communicating effectively in written and verbal formats to various audiences (including various levels of management and external clients) in a professional business environment.

  • Coaching and collaborating with peers who assist with this work,including providing coaching, feedback and guidance on work performance.
  • Participating in and leading multiple concurrent projects at the highest level or delivery and client satisfaction.
  • Requirements :

    Demonstrates thorough knowledge and experience contributing on project teams in several of the following domains :

    Leadership

  • Provide guidance and recommendations on project direction such as setting priority of work packages, resource allocation, and work package scheduling.
  • Interface with various streams such as project management, business stream and other project members a regular basis.
  • Ability to identify upcoming solution related risks, provide options and recommendations to addressing risks to the project leadership.
  • Cloud Strategy, Transformation, Architecture, Governance & Systems
  • Advise and / or develop blueprints and implementation roadmaps that align technology investments with critical business priorities, while accounting for key risks and compliance issues.
  • Advise and / or develop technology driven transformation proposals rooted in rigorous analysis and research.
  • Advise clients on emerging technologies and strategies consistent with clients' business strategies.
  • Experience conducting maturity or needs assessments, identifying and prioritizing opportunities / projects, developing roadmaps and estimates, and building consensus.
  • Advise and / or develop technology governance models and processes.
  • Architecture, design and development of enterprise technology solutions, including cloud, information management, infrastructure and applications.
  • Advise and / or develop system selection criteria and decisions making packages
  • Minimum Years of Experience Necessary :

  • Minimum 7 years of progressively more responsible related work experience in Technology Advisory or IT operations. Minimum of 3 years in consulting with proven client management and client project delivery responsibilities related to IT Strategy, Cloud Strategy & Transformation and IT Transformation.
  • Experience in Oil & Gas, Utilities, Public Sector or Mining sectors would be an asset.
  • Minimum Degree(s) and Certification(s) Required :

  • Bachelor's in Computer Science, Information Technology, Business, Engineering or any related field
  • ITIL, PMP, TOGAF certified professionals preferred
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) preferred
  • Why Work for PwC

    Our employees make an impact with their dedication to client service, creativity, and high performance. Whatever your passion is, the opportunities available to you at PwC will help you realize your career aspirations.

    PwC is committed to building a diverse workforce representative of the communities we serve. We encourage and are pleased to consider all qualified candidates, without regard to ethnicity, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, aboriginal status, age, disability or persons who may require an accommodation, to apply.

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