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Principal Associate, Program Management

Job ID R110623 Updated date 04/20/2021 Location Toronto, Ontario

As a Product Manager at Capital One, you’ll join a team of dedicated problem solvers and outside-the-box thinkers. Starting with the customer in mind, you’ll help guide cutting-edge products from ideation to market. Our Product Managers leverage big data and human insights to reimagine the way people interact with money, creating experiences that simplify and enhance our customers’ lives.

Customer Focus:


Your ability to understand and frame our customers’ needs by asking the right questions is more important than quick solutions. You’ll have the opportunity to conduct market research, apply iterative design thinking and leverage the latest technologies to create a product strategy with the customer in mind.

Data-Driven Solutions:


You'll hone in on what’s working and what's not, using data at every turn, to best position our products in the market and plot a path forward.

On-Going Learning:


In addition to training and conference opportunities, you’ll partner with a range of teams across the enterprise. You'll gain valuable insight into how you can build a winning product, all within an Agile working environment.

  • Full Time
  • Level: Entry-level/Mid-level
  • Travel: Minimal (if any)

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Success Profile

Here are some of the top qualities that will help you achieve success in this role:

  • Curious
  • Communicator
  • Compassionate
  • Proactive
  • Problem Solver
  • Detail Oriented

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Responsibilities

Job ID R110623 Updated date 04/20/2021
161 Bay Street (93021), Canada, Toronto,Toronto, Ontario,

Principal Associate, Program Management

At Capital One, we’re building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.   

                                            

Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.

In this Program Manager role, you will be on an exciting journey to drive delivery of highly complex programs that contribute to the strategic goals of the Canada LOB and improve the experiences of our customers. 

Your Responsibilities will involve: 

  • Contributing to program planning of scope, objectives, timelines and governance

  • Documenting and maintaining key program artifacts such as dashboards, logs and schedules

  • Identifying and escalating risks for flawless and on-time delivery of programs

  • Owning the communication and reporting to a range of stakeholders, adapting to their required level of knowledge and involvement in the program

  • Assisting with day-to-day program activities including scheduling meetings, tracking milestones, decisions and deliverables

  • Identifying and implementing improvements to work processes and program management practices

Here’s what you’ll need to be successful:

  • Excellent communication skills

  • A passion for problem solving with the ability to lean into challenges 

  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills

  • Self-starter, accepts ownership, must be capable of handling multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • 2-3 years of experience in administering projects, preferably in a financial-services setting

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong Excel, JIRA and Confluence skills; good familiarity with project management tools

  • PMP or similar certification is a plus

  • Excellent presentation skills, comfortable presenting to senior leadership

Capital One Canada is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment. We consider all qualified applicants and will meet the needs of those requiring reasonable accommodations.

If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contact Capital One Recruiting at 1-800-304-9102 or via email at RecruitingAccommodation@capitalone.com. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations.

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Capital One Financial is made up of several different entities. Please note that any position posted in Canada is for Capital One Canada, any position posted in the United Kingdom is for Capital One Europe and any position posted in the Philippines is for Capital One Philippines Service Corp. (COPSSC).

Who We Are

At Capital One, we’re building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.

Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.

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About Us

We’re in the business of helping customers succeed with credit. For over 20 years, we’ve been offering innovative credit solutions which are tailored to the individual needs of Canadians. We aim to bring humanity to everything we do – it’s fundamental to all aspects of our business operations, and it underscores our commitment to putting people first. Our products are innovative, simple to use and deliver tremendous value for our customers. Our associates enjoy a culture that’s built on openness, collaboration, and a diversity of backgrounds, perspectives and experiences. We serve our communities by providing people with opportunities to learn, work and secure a stronger financial future. At Capital One, we never stop challenging ourselves to find better ways to serve our customers. It’s what motivates us every day, and it’s at the core of our business. Capital One Canada is a division of Capital One Bank, a subsidiary of Capital One Financial Corporation of McLean, Virginia. We are a FORTUNE 500 company.

Benefits

Benefits start day one for associates. Read more about our full benefits here.

  • Healthcare

    Medical, Dental, Wellness Program, Fitness Reimbursement

  • Wealth

    Associate Stock Purchase Plan, RRSP

  • Family Support

    Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Leaves, Adoption Cost Benefit, Employee Assistance Programs

  • Continuing Education

    Tuition Reimbursement, Professional Development

  • Paid Time Off

    Paid holiday time

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