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Senior Business Architecture Advisor

  • Employer: iA Financial Group
  • Office: 1080, Grande Allee West
  • Location: Québec, Quebec
  • Other Possible Location(s): Montreal, Quebec
  • Job category: Strategic Planning / Business Expansion - Generalist / Multiple Disciplines
  • Job ID: JR10016859
  • Job type: Permanent Job Full time
  • Apply before: 2023-06-30


Sector: Vice Presidency of the Chief Financial Officer/Permanent/Telework or hybrid/Start date: As soon as possible

Are you constantly seeking to improve and optimize things? Are you a technology enthusiast? Are you a team player with strong analytical skills and you have the ability to conceptualize solutions? We might have the perfect opportunity for you!

At iA Financial Group, the digital transformation is affecting all areas of the organization and presents a unique opportunity to accelerate the evolution of the practice in all CFO sectors. As a Senior Business Architect for the CFO sector, reporting to the Performance and Governance Leader, you can expect to:

1- Contribute to establishing the vision of the chain value evolution and creating a prioritized roadmap for conceptualizing business solutions that meet these needs.

2- Work with your team in the search for solutions and the execution of the roadmap.

3- Coordinate and centralize the business needs of the CFO’s key processes, in terms of process re-engineering, innovation and technology.

This vision will be developed in alignment with the strategic orientations of the organization and of the team reporting to the Executive Vice-President, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Actuary (CFO).

More specifically, you will:

  • Plan, analyze, provide guidance and design business architecture to meet the needs of the sector in coordination with the overall architecture.
  • Align the organizational model with the objectives and identify gaps to be filled in terms of organization, skills, processes and technologies.
  • Adopt a global approach to the sector’s business architecture and ensure that it supports both current operations as well as their evolution so that they can meet future business needs.
  • Centralize the needs and coordinate the roadmap for the evolution of the business and technology needs of the various teams in the sector (actuarial, finance, procurement, legal, investor relations and Lean).
  • Work closely with the IT business and systems teams (architecture, portfolio and delivery) to ensure proper coordination of requirements and effective information sharing.
  • Support the need for the improvement and evolution of tools and systems in line with the sector’s strategic planning.
  • Participate in monitoring trends in terms of new tools and technologies.

Your career path looks like this:

  • University degree in a relevant field
  • A minimum of ten (10) years of experience in business architecture and/or other relevant experience, including experience in the technology industry
  • Experience in writing business cases
  • Very good knowledge of business architecture tools and methods
  • Excellent English and French language skills, both oral and written due to frequent interactions with English and French-speaking colleagues or internal partners across Canada.

Do you enjoy having a lot of autonomy and you like to work closely with experts on a daily basis?  Apply now!

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Company Overview


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 50,000 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.

At iA, we’re invested in you.

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At iA Financial Group, we support and celebrate diversity. We strive to provide a workplace that is recognized as inclusive for all, regardless of ethnic origin, nationality, language, religious beliefs, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family situation, or physical or mental disability.

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