Senior Strategy Portfolio Specialist

June 26 2022
Industries Bank, Insurance, Financial services
Categories Accounting, Finance, Accounting, Finance, Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry, Processing, Bank, Insurance, Financial services, Bank, Insurance, Financial Services, Bank, Insurance, Financial services, Consulting, Financing, Investment, Merger & Acquisition, Trading, Asset management
Regina, SK

Job numbers: R-1003839

Location: Regina, Saskatchewan

Closing date: July 4, 2022

Language(s) required: English

Worker Type: Term (Fixed Term)

Term Duration (in months): 17


Expertise managing portfolios, projects and organizational change needed

Join the team responsible for managing epics the organization is adding to the strategy portfolio. You’ll collaborate with colleagues to shepherd items through the portfolio Kanban system and on through approval, delivery and execution. An informal leader on a high-performing team, you’ll allocate work, facilitate decision-making and implement epics in more complex domains.


What you’ll do:

  • Define and prepare organization-wide strategy portfolio items
  • Develop cost estimates and budgets
  • Size and prioritize items
  • Collaborate on implementing the solution
  • Co-ordinate and synchronize epic-related activities across teams and divisions
  • Facilitate implementation through the continuous delivery pipeline
  • Participate in critical activities including program increment, planning and demos
  • Report on measures and metrics
  • Proactively identify potential issues and engage in active problem-solving
  • Create presentations, reports or documentation as required

What we’re looking for:

  • Team player committed to delivering successful outcomes
  • Relationship-builder comfortable working across multiple divisions
  • Analytical thinker with Agile experience and solid business judgment
  • Experienced portfolio manager and project planner who thrives in a changing work environment
  • Collaborative problem-solver

What you’ll need:

  • A bachelor’s degree in business administration, engineering, or a technology field and at least six years of experience (or an equivalent combination of education and experience); related certification is an asset
  • Expertise in Agile practices and principles
  • Portfolio management, business case and project planning background
  • Working knowledge of outcome-based strategy design, change methodology and strategic planning, including measures and metrics
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