Job Posting Details

Strategic Consultant, Digital Transformation, Celero Solutions

Location:Calgary, Regina, Saskatoon, Winnipeg, Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan
Posting Date:April 13, 2018
Closing Date:May 3, 2018
Competition:CEL 18-010
Employment Type:Full-time

Your Opportunity

The Strategic Consultant, focused on digital transformation, works with credit unions to understand the business goals of the credit union stakeholders and the expectations of its members. The position helps credit unions assess the current and desired digital maturity required to meet the business goals and propose a digital transformation journey that delivers the best user experience to credit union members while streamlining the business processes. This role will also assist credit unions define and implement an agile and lean digital environment that can efficiently and effectively produce innovative products and services.

A Day in the Life

Primary responsibilities include to:

  • Provide directional leadership to executive management, senior leaders and other stakeholders by understanding the Credit Union's business goals and recommending how to translate them into appropriate digital strategies
  • Act as a trusted advisor to assess critical business processes and recommend alternative digital solutions available through Celero 
  • Provide large consulting firm type business consulting and industry expertise to support business objectives by analyzing customer needs for digital solutions and recommending appropriate Celero products and services to meet these needs
  • Ongoing business development to build a practice and contribute to overall growth of the organization
  • Prepare and deliver reports and presentations of solutions to clients
  • In an advisory capacity, lead contract negotiations for products and services
  • Facilitate cross-functional multi-disciplinary teams to collaborate on requirements gathering, analysis and solutions development and delivery to effectively address client digital transformation needs
  • Ability to lead senior executives in making effective decisions
  • Maintain good understanding of the full range of digital technology options and how they can be integrated
  • Applying their knowledge of business process modelling notations (BPMN, EPC, BPEL) to documenting processes.

  • Construct forecasts and analytical models

  • Familiarity with a variety of Process Improvement / Lean / Six Sigma concepts, tools, practices, and procedures as well as other statistical software products

Your Resume

  • Bachelor Degree in an information technology discipline or Business Administration, Marketing, Finance or a related field. (a combination of relevant education and experience will be considered).

  • MSc/MA/MBA in a specialized business field and a Certified Management Consultant would be considered an advantage

  • 5 to 10 years’ experience in Digital Strategy, Digital Transformation and Process Improvement experience (in the Financial Services Industry preferred)

  • Prior experience working in a consulting organization providing management consulting and/or digital transformation advisory services

  • Experience in developing customer journey map, value proposition model, user experience strategy, UX design etc.

  • Good understanding of the full range of digital technology options, and how they can be integrated is required (e.g. web-based, mobile, Apps, social, rich content, Ad services, email, data, Artificial Intelligence, Cognitive Computing, IoT, Online payments, E-commerce, hosting, CMS, Integrated marketing systems, automation, personalization and behavioral targeting.)

  • Business Process Management Certification (AIIM BPM Certificate, Certification from, ABPMP’s Certified Business Process Professional (CBPP®)) is an asset

  • Business Analysis Certification (CBAP/CCBA, BCS BA Certification, PMI-PBA, etc.) is an asset

  • Aligning processes, resource-planning and department goals with overall strategy.  Utilizing lean process improvement methodologies (Business Process Analysis, Review, Documentation, Reengineering, Process Mapping) is an asset

  • Six Sigma or Lean Six Sigma Certification is an asset

Our Expectations

We have high expectations of all Celero employees and strive to recruit applicants with the following characteristics:

  • Customer centric and relationship oriented

  • A visionary and innovative thinker with a high energy, fast paced, “roll-up your sleeves” attitude and commitment to success are essential

  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment without daily oversight

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are a must, with experience presenting and influencing others

  • Commitment to self-development and expansion of knowledge

  • Stay knowledgeable of current advances in all areas of Financial Services Digital Transformation

For more information on who we are, what we do and who we help, please visit our website at  

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest, however only short-listed candidates will be contacted.