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TD Invent - Innovation Acceleration, Consultant Intern/Co-op (FALL 2024)

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TD

19d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Toronto

AI generated summary

  • You need to be an enrolled undergrad in Business or related field, passionate about applying tech to solve customer issues. Strong storyteller with project management skills and knowledge of JIRA/Confluence. Retail or financial experience preferred. Advanced in Microsoft Office.
  • You will support the development, rollout, and governance of Innovation Proof-of-Concepts, training and communication materials, innovation showcases, and competitive intelligence to drive Innovation Acceleration at TD.

Off-cycle Internship

ConsultingToronto

Description

Within TD Invent is the TD Enterprise Innovation team where our highly collaborative pods of Product Owners, Designers and Developers work together to ideate, explore, and validate innovative solutions that will change the way the bank thinks about its customers - one sprint at a time. Make your mark in a setting where every day operates like a well-funded start-up, while helping TD shape the future of banking.

TD’s Digital Strategy, Innovation and Payments group focuses on accelerating TD's innovation agenda to position TD for the future. The team is comprised of 4 pillars: Digital Strategy, which connects Line of Business strategies to ensure we have an Enterprise Digital Strategy that positions TD to win in the market; Enterprise Payments, spanning strategy through to large-scale execution of payments initiatives; Enterprise Innovation & Design, which steers our innovation agenda and leads the Design Center of Excellence; and finally External Ecosystems, which leverage partnerships and strategic relationships across industry ecosystems

From business planning to product innovation, distribution strategy to digital delivery, TD Innovation Acceleration and TD Product Management embodies every aspect of product development and deployment, end to end. Individually and collectively, it's our challenge and privilege to grow customer loyalty, new client acquisition and help build the better bank with industry-leading products.

Co-op and Internship opportunities allow you to gain valuable work experience across a number of the businesses at TD. You will work with experienced colleagues, receive world class training, and be part of a community of students across TD, where you will have an impact, grow as individual and experience our culture of care.

Our Co-op/Intern Programming is offered with select Co-op and Internship roles and is designed to help you better understand the TD business, build on critical career capabilities, and broaden your professional network. This program is designed to complement your on-the job experience and features:

  • Leadership talks with key Leaders from across the organization
  • Lunch and Learns on topics such as Innovation
  • Diversity and Inclusion and Personal Branding and so much more

Requirements

  • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree in Business, Digital Strategies, Commerce, or related field; with the intent of going back to school at the start of your work term
  • Any of the following preferred skills will be an asset:
  • You have a background or interest in applying current and future technologies to solve customer problems within financial services, retail, or service industries.
  • You are a strong storyteller with a demonstrated ability to translate advanced topics in a clear and concise manner.
  • You have managed events, coordinated or lead projects.
  • Knowledge of JIRA / Confluence an asset
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of products (Teams, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook).
  • Previous experience in a retail or financial services industry is an asset.
  • Knowledge of the principles in process engineering / 6-Sigma is an asset.

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Consulting

Responsibilities

  • We are looking for a Consultant Intern/Co-op to join TD's Innovation Acceleration team to assist with the research, product development, innovation and change management of upcoming concepts and proof-of-concepts developed by TD's Enterprise Innovation team. The general accountabilities of this role may include, but are not limited to the following:
  • Support as business lead / change owner / product owner in the training and rollout of the Proof-of-Concepts coming out of the TD Innovation Lab and Senior Executive Team [SET] Innovation Forum (e.g. develop training / communication materials, host discussions, coordinate between various team members, record minutes that may be used for official record keeping)
  • Support the governance processes (e.g. Innovation Review Council), onboarding and liaison with control partners in the support of new Innovation Proof-of-Concepts and Ventures
  • Support in the development and rollout of Innovation Showcases
  • Support in the activities to drive Innovation Acceleration – (e.g. develop and enhance TD's delivery framework for accelerated projects)
  • Support the development of strategic documents around topics related to Web 3.0, spatial computing, emerging commerce models etc.
  • Support publication of weekly / monthly competitive intelligence to instigate disruptive thinking within the Enterprise.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

hybrid

Location

Toronto