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Product Manager

  • Employer: iA Financial Group
  • Office: 1080, Grande Allee West
  • Location: Québec, Quebec
  • Other Possible Location(s): Montreal, Quebec; Toronto, Ontario
  • Job category: Marketing and Communications
  • Job ID: JR10013988
  • Job type: Permanent Job Full time
  • Apply before: 2022-08-21

Description

Industry: Group Insurance and Savings Solutions, Maintaining and growing operational assets/permanent position/telework/Montréal/Québec City/Toronto/earliest possible start date

Are you known for your expertise in group insurance and retirement savings? Do you like to liaise between product management and IT development? Would you like to play a key role in maintaining our operational assets? This position may be for you.

iA Financial Group is continually upgrading its group insurance and retirement savings tools and processes to provide clients and employees with an engaging and enjoyable experience. Accordingly, the Group Insurance and Savings Solutions sector is looking for a Product Manager, Maintenance and Development of Operational Assets.

  • Define the vision for upgrading the sector’s operational assets (systems, tools, applications, etc.) in accordance with the business strategy and objectives
  • Collect and analyze requests to maintain or upgrade assets, assess needs, and determine added value using a minimum viable product (MVP) approach
  • In conjunction with other product managers, align existing asset-development components with modernization projects based on needs, required investments, interdependencies, and time frames
  • Manage and prioritize development items based on value-optimization while considering compliance, security, or system obsolescence requirements, and participate in product-increment (PI) planning
  • Work closely with business analysts, architects, and IT teams to design solutions
  • Keep up to date with market trends to ensure delivery of products that reflect best industry practice and innovation and meet our clients’ growing needs and requirements
  • Convey the vision to the Product Owners (POs) and check work progress regularly
  • Enable POs to prioritize their order book by involving them early in the process and supporting them in making informed decisions based on the vision, delivery target, and budget
  • Take part in communicating with internal and external stakeholders whenever required

Profile

  • University degree (business, IT, or actuarial) and 6 to 8 years of relevant experience
  • Knowledge and experience in group insurance or retirement savings
  • Knowledge of Agile and SAFe (an asset)
  • Teamwork skills, positive attitude, creativity, and strategic thinking
  • Advanced analytical skills: ability to apply judgment and influence colleagues as well as top management in resolving complex problems and making decisions
  • Ease and clarity in communicating orally and in writing
  • Self-reliant and highly organized
  • Excellent English- and French-language skills, both oral and written, due to regular interaction with English and French-speaking colleagues or internal partners across Canada

Ready to take your career to the next level? Apply now!


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iA Financial Group is the strength of a company with a human side, with its over 8,000 employees. Together, we have earned the trust of our more than four million clients and 25,000 advisors who have chosen us for their insurance, savings, and wealth management.

With over $200 billion in assets and half a billion invested in technological innovation, we’re a key player in the financial services industry in Canada and the United States. The secret to our success? Investing in you, one person at a time. Because, for over 125 years, we have believed that it’s by supporting our employees and surrounding ourselves with the most reputable leaders in the industry, we will continue to innovate.

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