EY Oracle Program Manager in ON, Canada

Title: Oracle Program Manager

Location: CA-ON-Toronto

Job Number: EYT0003N

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Being part of a dynamic, growing organization offers an exciting career path full of opportunity. EY Advisory Services is a $4 billion global practice, with 18,000 professionals. With an overall Advisory market of $150 billion, there's tremendous potential for growth - and we're prepared to tap into that potential. Our Advisory team takes a strategic approach to helping clients improve and sustain their business performance. In today's complex business environment, that means understanding the relationship between risk and performance improvement, and applying our knowledge to help clients achieve their business objectives.

Our Program Management team is all about helping clients to improve the attainment of project goals and achieve the anticipated business benefits for complex programs and projects. EY’s industry leading independent program review services delivers an objective, fact-based, and explicit predictive risk identification and recovery process for the full project lifecycle.

Predictability and accuracy of business and financial results are paramount in business today. Executives must successfully manage major strategic and operational initiatives to accomplish their goals. The success or failure of these programs or projects hinges on identifying and managing a complex series of interdependent risks in a timely and effective manner. Our team provides fact-based advice to senior executives in five strategic areas: Independent Project and Program Review (IPR); Independent Program Management Office maturity assessment; Investment Governance and Portfolio Management; and Strategic Sourcing Risk Advisory.

  • Technology Strategy

  • Complex Programs / Portfolios Execution

  • Program & Portfolio Management and Governance

  • Innovation Strategy and Management

  • Strategic Outsourcing

We have a career opportunity for a Senior Manager.

Qualifications:

Responsibilities

Lead and manage several full lifecycle implementation projects using leading practices, methods, frameworks, standards and maturity models (e.g., Oracle AIM/CDM, Agile, RUP).

Lead large scale planning, execution and controlling activities for projects' strategic benefits and objectives, or subsections of large/complex programs (e.g. Custom Application Development initiatives, ERP (Oracle).

Manage and assist in managing multi-million dollar projects, or subsections of multi-year large/complex projects including Project Management Office (PMO) design/operations and governance.

Ability to perform feasibility studies and risk adjusted cost benefit analyses.

Lead organizational planning, re-engineering and transformation initiatives (benefits management, program stakeholder management and program governance), including IT programs and business transformation endeavors.

Ability to perform critical analysis of large complex programs/projects including program performance measures, controls and analytics based analysis.

Ability to develop program recovery plans and remediation options (cost benefit analysis) to executive management.

Qualitative and quantitative risk analysis including sensitivity, decision tree analysis to depict key interactions and utilizing simulation models to analyze the behavior/performance and the outcomes to project plan.

Enterprise risk management initiatives including risk planning, execution and response development.

To qualify, candidates must have:

  • a bachelor's degree and approximately 15 years of related work experience; or a graduate degree and approximately 10 years of related work experience

  • a minimum of 8 years of industry/advisory experience

  • Minimum 7 years of experience delivering large scale ERP solutions (Oracle)

  • a degree in MIS, Engineering, Applied Science, Finance, Economics preferred

  • an MBA (project management, finance, operations); or a master's in Computer Science, Engineering or Applied Science a plus

  • certifications: PMI (PgMP/PMP/CAPM)/Prince2/Six Sigma (Green/Black/Master Black Belt)

  • experience with and/or certified in PM tools (e.g. Primavera/MS EPM/CA Clarity/HP PPM/Planview)

  • analytical and conceptual thinker with innovative capacity

  • ability to handle complexity and ambiguity, and provide structure to complex problems

  • collaboration, teaming, excellent presentation and communication (written, oral) skills

  • integrity, maturity and dependability

EY is committed to inclusiveness, equity and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.