Vice President - Corporate Lending Change Delivery Lead-TD Securities

TD Description

TD Securities provides a wide range of M&A advisory, capital markets products and services to corporate, government and institutional clients. The firm works with clients around the world, focusing selectively and strategically on the key financial centers: Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, Vancouver, New York, London, Singapore and Tokyo. www.td.com

Department Overview

Ready to be the change at TD Securities (TDS)? TDS Change Delivery is aligned with the TDS Delivery Accountability Framework rolled out across TDS. This function enables efficient and effective program delivery of the dealer's major, cross functional initiatives. TDS Change Delivery reflects a significant evolution of our approach to managing and delivering change in the dealer's largest cross functional initiatives.

Want to be where the action is? TDS Change Delivery is a valued and evolving discipline at TD Securities, ready to take the dealer and your career to new heights.

Want to shape the future? This is a strong and connected change community where you'll feel connected and challenged. You'll be busy, but never bored and your real passion for change will reap lasting rewards.
There's a big appetite to raise the bar in this role. Change at TDS is evolving and influencing at a rapid pace and we're looking for visionaries, just like you to be this change.

Are you embarking on a growing career in change delivery? Do you lead and collaborate well with all working partners and understand how to align your day-to-day change activities with overall business objectives? If so, this is a great opportunity with a high potential career path in Change Delivery at TDS.

Job Description

The Corporate Lending Change Delivery Lead will provide support to the Benchmark Rate Reform Project Stream Leads on a variety of tasks ranging from delivery leadership (driving agendas/discussions involving multiple stakeholder groups, building subject matter expertise within the team), to completing required artefacts/documentation (implementation plans, delivery communications and updates, etc.). Additional job details are summarized below.

• Manage end-to-end delivery across all impacted business and technology groups in support of the transition of our lending business across TDS as part of the Benchmark Rate Reform program.
• Provide guidance/expertise in alleviating roadblocks throughout all stages of delivery.
• Formulate recommendations regarding delivery approach after consultation with key stakeholder groups on estimated effort, resource availability, cross-program dependencies and other implementation constraints.
• Structure detailed implementation plans and hold stakeholders accountable for progress against established scope and timelines.
• Maintain up-to-date view on other change initiatives that may influence/impact our ability to transition the lending business effectively.
• Anticipate delivery risks/issues and mitigate accordingly, ensure timely resolution of impediments, escalate as required.
• Provide effective challenge to existing processes and work effort estimates provided by impacted stakeholder groups.
• May entail opportunities to rotate onto other initiatives within TDS Change Delivery as business priorities and demands arise.

Job Requirements

• In-depth knowledge of credit origination and monitoring processes
• In-depth knowledge of lending servicing and operational processes
• Project/Change Management experience in Lending space is a definite asset
• In-depth knowledge of corporate and commercial credit products
• In-depth knowledge of DebtDomain, Fusion Loan IQ a definite asset
• Established rapport with a wide range of senior stakeholders throughout the organization.
• Experience in organizational change management/delivery and project leadership highly desired
• Ability to build change management plans of varying scope and type; leads or participates in a variety of change management activities including readiness assessments, planning, stakeholder management, execution, evaluation and sustainment of initiatives
• Ability to progress on multiple priorities concurrently while navigating unfamiliar territory and ambiguous/evolving circumstances
• Aptitude for amalgamating and interpreting large volumes of information, identifying key clarifications required, and formulating next steps to proceed
• Willingness to learn on-the-fly and evolve the stakeholder engagement model
• Excellent organizational skills (ability to employ systematic approach for identifying and tracking dependencies, ensuring proper resolution of outstanding items, and structuring meetings/discussions)

Qualifications

• 10+ years in a corporate and investment banking environment, with significant exposure to corporate lending (especially syndicated and bilateral deals, loan sales and trading)
• University degree or equivalent
• CFA or FRM designation an asset
• Master's Degree in related discipline an asset
• Exceptional communication skills (written and verbal), including ability to synthesize information and formulate concise and impactful methods of communication
• Demonstrated ability to consistently apply expert judgment with available information when proposing solutions/recommendations

Inclusiveness

At TD, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and communities in which we live in and serve, and creating an environment where every employee has the opportunity to reach their potential.

If you are a candidate with a disability and need an accommodation to complete the application process, email the TD Bank US Workplace Accommodations Program at USWAPTDO@td.com . Include your full name, best way to reach you, and the accommodation needed to assist you with the application process.

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