Sr Manager, Financial Systems

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Job ID : 6550
Category : Finance
Brand : Definity
Regular/Temporary : Temporary
Fulltime/Parttime : Full Time
Location : Waterloo, Canada
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Definity is the parent company to some of Canada’s most long-standing and innovative insurance brands, including Economical Insurance, Sonnet Insurance, Family Insurance Solutions, and Petline Insurance. Our ambition is to be one of Canada’s leading and most innovative property and casualty insurers. We can’t do that without our people, so we embrace and encourage a culture that’s collaborative, ambitious, rewarding, and empowering.

We offer a flexible, hybrid work experience where employees work from the office and virtually depending on the type of work they are doing and who they are working with. Bring your true self and be a part of our journey. It’s better here.

***This is a 12 month contract role***

You will deliver this by working closely with the cross functional teams including Enterprise Project Management office (EPMO), Technology Solutions (TS), Quality Assurance (QE), Data Governance (EDO), and Business Leads representing the systems impacted by claims modernization project. Your exposure to the insurance industry, experience in project management and data systems will serve you well

What can you expect in this role?


Project Delivery

  • Understand technical and business requirements of the systems impacted by the claims project – Broker Experience, ICM (Broker Commission management systems) and data warehouse (CDW).
  • Understand functional logic required for the data flow from upstream systems into ICM, BE and CDW
  • Understand project timelines and requirements and lead the delivery of system solution
  • Review process mapping to ensure future state solution lines up with current state and stakeholder requirements
  • Actively participate in the project meetings and manage communication between project and business
  • Resolve issues and conflicts and escalate program gaps to leadership
  • Review and approve major business decisions, by involving key stakeholders and gaining alignment
  • Understand Data Testing requirements and lead testing cycles with support from Quality Assurance (QE) teams
  • Manage external vendor relationships as needed
  • Identify process improvement opportunities by correlating business processes across workstreams, and conduct analysis for areas of optimization


Communication and Change Management

  • Support the development of content for communication, training and standard operating procedures
  • Product advocacy by becoming a bridge between finance and support teams


What do you bring to the role?


  • 5+ years experience in the Property and Casualty insurance industry will be a definite asset
  • Minimum 5 years experience executing projects in large, complex environment with Finance and/or Claims service  
  • Knowledge of and demonstrated ability in corporate core competencies including customer service, communication, team work, initiative/self management, accountability, and flexibility/adaptability.
  • Strong communication to effectively communicate and lead workshops across functional teams to both business and technology teams
  • Experience with mainframe system, databases and understanding functional logic/calculations within the systems
  • Strong communication to effectively communicate and lead workshops across functional teams to both business and technology teams
  • Designation or University Degree in business or finance
  • PMP designation would be an asset

We also take potential into consideration. If you don’t have this exact experience, but you know you have what it takes, be sure to give us more insight through your application and cover letter.

Our inclusive work environment welcomes diversity and supports accessibility. If you require accommodation at any time during the recruitment process, please let us know by contacting: [email protected]

Background checks
This role requires successful clearance of a background check (including criminal checks and leadership references).


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