Address: 100 Ouellette Ave, Suite 1100 Job Family Group: Wealth Sales & Service Supports the organization’s growth objectives by enhancing profitability, market share and loyalty of the assigned branch / market with a focus on recruitment, operational and sales compliance, and professional development of branch staff. Works collaboratively within the branch, BMO partners and the community to build relationships and deliver the desired customer experience. Fosters a culture aligned to BMO purpose, values and strategy and role models BMO values and behaviours in all that they do. Ensures alignment between values and behaviour that fosters diversity and inclusion. Regularly connects work to BMO’s purpose, sets inspirational goals, defines clear expected outcomes, and ensures clear accountability for follow through. Builds interdependent teams that collaborate across functional and operating groups to create the highest value for all stakeholders. Attracts, retains, and enables the career development of top talent. Improves team performance, recognizes and rewards performance, coaches employees, supports their development, and manages poor performance. Supports the development and implementation of the annual business planning & goal setting framework. Supports the achievement of Branch / market growth, profitability, assets under management, and other business unit objectives and key measures. Acts as a back-up for the branch manager within the branch including client escalations. Ensures delivery of exemplary service by investigating and resolving client/customer questions and issues in a timely, efficient and effective manner. Influences and negotiates to achieve business objectives. Recommends and implements solutions based on analysis of issues and implications for the business. Assists in the development of strategic plans. Identifies emerging issues and trends to inform decision-making. Supports the execution of strategic initiatives in collaboration with internal and external stakeholders. Helps determine business priorities and best sequence for execution of business/group strategy. Conducts independent analysis and assessment to resolve strategic issues. Builds effective relationships with internal/external stakeholders. Ensures alignment between stakeholders. Breaks down strategic problems, and analyses data and information to provide insights and recommendations. Monitors and tracks performance, and addresses any issues. Builds change management plans of varying scope and type; leads or participates in a variety of change management activities including readiness assessments, planning, stakeholder management, execution, evaluation and sustainment of initiatives. Leads or participates in defining the communication plan designed to positively influence or change behaviour; develops tailored messaging; and identifies appropriate distribution channels. Acts as a backup for the Branch Manager on operational objectives within the branch including client complaints, sales management, mentoring /coaching. Monitors to ensure Branch adherence to internal/external Compliance regulations and requirements. Provides input into the planning and implementation of operational programs. Executes work to deliver timely, accurate, and efficient service. Sources new sales & service professional candidates. Leads/participates in the design, implementation and management of core business/group processes. Develops and manages a business/group program. Reviews the program for effectiveness, considers industry trends and recommends enhancements; makes changes as required. Identifies business needs, designs/develops tools and training programs; may include delivery of training to audiences. Follows through on the risk and compliance processes and policies to ensure we safeguard our customers’ assets, maintain their privacy, act in their best interests, and ensures an effectively run function. Protects the Bank’s assets and complies with all regulatory, legal and ethical requirements. Focus is primarily on business/group within BMO; may have broader, enterprise-wide focus. Provides specialized consulting, analytical and technical support. Exercises judgment to identify, diagnose, and solve problems within given rules. Works independently and regularly handles non-routine situations. Broader work or accountabilities may be assigned as needed. Qualifications: Typically between 5 – 7 years of relevant experience and post-secondary degree in related field of study or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Sales and service experience preferred. In-depth operational experience. Supervisory/leadership experience. Must meet the licensing and certification requirements for the team / branch / jurisdiction where the mandate is being fulfilled. Deep knowledge and technical proficiency gained through extensive education and business experience. Verbal & written communication skills – In-depth. Collaboration & team skills – In-depth. Analytical and problem solving skills – In-depth. Influence skills – In-depth. Data driven decision making – In-depth. We’re here to help At BMO we are driven by a shared Purpose: Boldly Grow the Good in business and life. It calls on us to create lasting, positive change for our customers, our communities and our people. By working together, innovating and pushing boundaries, we transform lives and businesses, and power economic growth around the world. As a member of the BMO team you are valued, respected and heard, and you have more ways to grow and make an impact. We strive to help you make an impact from day one – for yourself and our customers. We’ll support you with the tools and resources you need to reach new milestones, as you help our customers reach theirs. From in-depth training and coaching, to manager support and network-building opportunities, we’ll help you gain valuable experience, and broaden your skillset. To find out more visit us at https://jobs.bmo.com/ca/en . BMO is committed to an inclusive, equitable and accessible workplace. By learning from each other’s differences, we gain strength through our people and our perspectives. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. To request accommodation, please contact your recruiter.