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As the Manager of Strategic Business Risk you will be responsible for assisting with the management of strategic regulatory and risk initiatives and working with business leaders to ensure that Sun Life Global Investments (SLGI) has strong governance and control program in place.
What will you do?
As part of the Sun Life Global Investments (SLGI) Strategy & Analytics team and the 1st Line of Defense, you will help support the governance and control function by:
Working with business leaders, Compliance, Corporate Risk and Audit to ensure initiatives underway address key risks and are completed on time
Helping the business identify, assess, prioritize, and appropriately manage risk. A key part of this work will be assessing, improving and testing controls
Building and testing business
Leading small projects
Managing Market Conduct and Distribution risks for Segregated Funds, Annuities and other Guaranteed Investments
Reporting on the state of governance and control functions within the business
What do you need to succeed?
University degree or college diploma. MBA, CFA, CPA or other quantitative discipline would be an asset but not required.
You must have at least 5 years of Investment Fund experience and expertise in either an Investment/Operational OR Regulatory/Compliance capacity
Experience building, implementing and maintaining processes and controls in an Investment Fund environment
Experience planning and leading small projects
Experience building reports / dashboards for senior management
Exposure to Lean/Six Sigma/Brighter Way or equivalent methodologies
Intermediate MS Excel skills (Pivot tables but VB not required). Tableau helpful but not required.
Strong communication skills, including report writing, presentation skills, listening skills and influencing skills
Ability to set effective priorities with stakeholders and meet deadlines
Sense of curiosity
Very strong organization skills and attention to detail
Occasional travel to/from Toronto and Waterloo may be required
What’s in it for you?
20 days vacation per year
Flexible Benefits from the day you join to meet the needs of you and your family
Pension, stock and savings programs to help build and enhance your future financial security
Wellness programs that support the three pillars of your health – mental, physical and financial
Fitness and wellness programs that help you balance work and life and enjoy a healthier lifestyle
The Base Pay range is for the primary location for which the job is posted. It may vary depending on the work location of the successful candidate or other factors. In addition to Base Pay, eligible Sun Life employees participate in various incentive plans, payment under which is discretionary and subject to individual and company performance. Certain sales focused roles have sales incentive plans based on individual or group sales results.
Diversity and inclusion have always been at the core of our values at Sun Life. A diverse workforce with wide perspectives and creative ideas benefits our clients, the communities where we operate and all of us as colleagues. We welcome applications from qualified individuals from all backgrounds.
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We thank all applicants for showing an interest in this position. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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