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Manager, Business Agility

Toronto, ON
Part Time
2 days ago
Company Overview

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Department Overview
TD Insurance is part of TD Bank Financial Group, one of Canada's largest financial institutions. TD Insurance helps protect clients from the 'accidents of life' with a wide range of products including credit protection, life, health, travel, home, and auto insurance. With more than three million clients, TD Insurance authorized products and services are available online, over the phone, and through a network of more than 1,000 TD Canada Trust branches.
In Canada, we have two lines of business, General Insurance and Life and Health. Our General Insurance business is one of the top home and auto insurance groups in Canada and the national leader in group insurance and affinity marketing. Our Life and Health business is the number one provider of critical illness insurance and direct life and health insurance in Canada.
At TD Insurance, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment. With a Canada-wide workforce of over 4,000 employees and offices in Atlantic Canada, Quebec, Ontario and Alberta, our company is always growing and can help you to grow. TD Insurance offers a stable and dynamic work environment where talent is appreciated, and professional development is taken seriously. More than just a job, we offer rewarding careers.

Job Description
The Manager, Business Agility is responsible for helping to define the tactical solutions best aligned to the Multiline strategy for the General Insurance business which includes, Home and Auto Insurance. Core capabilities include identifying future Multiline Shop & Buy opportunities within TD Insurance, leading opportunity assessments analysis, developing and presenting business cases to the leadership team as well as overseeing the development of new capabilities from requirements gathering to the sustainment strategy and future iterations. The candidate will be responsible for engaging partners across TD Insurance, maintaining relationships and ensuring optimal alignment across many workstreams.
Having responsibility to support the Multiline Shop & Buy initiatives across both, Phone Channel and Digital will require this individual to work in close partnership with various technology teams, Client Advice Centre, Customer Experience (Phone & Digital), Product, Pricing, Data Analytics, Business Architecture, Risk and Control partners as well as Legal and Compliance partners. In addition, close collaboration with Guidewire COE (Centre of Excellence) and Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) across TD Insurance and the Bank will be critical to success.
The successful individual will need to be adaptive and resourceful to get work done in an agile environment and navigate across a complex terrain of stakeholders and partners. The individual will also need to be detailed oriented and be able to manage multiple priorities while maintaining focus on activities that will deliver the most value to both business and customers. Having the ability to think outside the box and imagine the art of the possible beyond obvious constraints is an asset, as is balancing the need to be a 'big picture thinker' with getting work done efficiently and effectively. The individual is also capable of thinking both at a strategic and tactical level with a focus on delivering benefits while always maintaining customer experience as a core consideration with each new capability.


Key Accountabilities
  • Support business partners in assessing Multiline opportunities & value-add capabilities
  • Lead opportunity assessment, initiation, and support business case development for Multiline Shop & Buy capabilities in Digital and Phone Channel
  • Responsible to initiate Global intake for opportunities identified by the Multiline POD
  • Support Product Owner in managing new opportunities identified by the POD and Product Journey owners, including prioritization of future initiatives
  • Deliver fast and sustainable results for initiatives identified as key priorities to support our OKRs
  • Exercise influence and strong relationship management to engage and work alongside SMEs from across TD Insurance to see projects through to completion
  • Build material based on the work completed in each sprint and present to key stakeholders at Sprint Showcase

Skills & Qualifications:
  • Previous Project and Program delivery experience in an Agile environment is required
  • Strong leadership skills, with previous leadership experience is an asset
  • Strong knowledge of General Insurance Product is an asset
  • Foundational understanding of the Guidewire system and its capabilities
  • Inquisitive by nature with strong attention to detail
  • Actively contribute to an environment of innovation with a bias towards action
  • Effective communication skills with key stakeholders at all levels
  • Tactical thinking, with the ability to deliver on strict timelines
  • Problem solving through navigation in highly collaborative environments
  • Continuous improvement and process excellence
  • Strong relationship management skills
  • Highly developed organization and time management skills
  • Adaptable, resilient, comfortable operating in high degree of ambiguity
  • Initiative and self-confidence, adaptable and able to cope with changing and evolving priorities while being able to identify new opportunities



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 and serve. If you require an accommodation for the recruitment/interview process (including alternate formats of materials, or accessible meeting rooms or other accommodation), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.
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