Company Information :
At CIBC Mellon, we are passionate about providing excellent client service, an outstanding employee experience, and opportunities to learn and grow professionally.
Together, our team of more than 1,300 employees supports and services more than $2 trillion in assets under administration on behalf of institutional investors active in Canada, including banks, pension plans, investment funds and insurance companies.
CIBC Mellon employees enjoy extensive training and learning opportunities, and a culture that supports employees as they give back to the communities where they live and work.
We are a company where employees are encouraged to make their voices heard. We work very hard to deliver outstanding client service, but we also believe in having a little fun along the way;
we recognize that new ideas and business success flourish in a culture of collaboration, creativity and employee empowerment.
CIBC Mellon employees are engaged, professional and care about each other and their communities. If you're that kind of person, CIBC Mellon is the place you want to be.
To learn more, watch our employee experience video at www.cibcmellon.com / careers.
Position Overview :
The Director, Client Technology Adoption, will direct and support a client focused team that manages the implementation of new client facing technologies and the technology component of the client onboarding process.
Director, Client Technology Adoption is accountable to :
Direct and support a team of client focused individuals in the successful deployment of client facing technology initiatives
Manage and support client technology onboarding with focus on providing a superior client experience.
Advocate a client first approach to all functions the team supports.
Provide leadership, subject matter expertise and support to staff; assist Client Adoption Analysts with program deliverables and setting client and internal expectations.
Manage and balance resources based on agreed to priorities leveraging Planview dashboarding and reporting
Functional human resources management of Client Technology Adoption team; setting performance objectives for direct reports, conducting performance reviews, coordinate training requirements , coaching, motivating, leadership, advice and day to day support to staff in the performance of their roles including the recruitment of new staff
Deliver project updates to AVP and senior technology leaders;
Deliver formal presentations to business units; communicate project status to internal and external parties.
Assist in supporting Business Development in sales process providing technology insight and expertise.
Conduct and chair meetings and obtain the involvement in projects of the staff from impacted functional areas and clients when necessary.
Support creation of RFP responses and provide assistance to the business development process as needed.
Assist staff as needed in the preparation of project plans, securing appropriate input and cooperation of both internal and external parties, monitoring progress against project deliverables and update project plans to reflect changes
5-7 years progressive experience in project management, client services and staff management
Knowledge and experience within the Investment Fund and Recordkeeping segment; securities industry and related platforms; report writing software
Strong knowledge of securities and custodial platforms
Business Analysis and / or Project Management certification
Decision making, leadership, verbal and written communication skills; negotiation, analytical and detailed oriented; problem solving skills
CIBC Mellon's Values :
Client Focus : Putting the client at the centre of all that we do
Integrity : Acting with the highest ethical standards for our company, our employees and our clients
Teamwork : Fostering collaboration and diversity to empower employees to build relationships and deliver insights
Excellence : Setting the standard for leading-edge solutions, innovation and continuous improvement