Digital Innovation Program Manager (Contract) - Deloitte Global

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Date: Jul 28, 2022

Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Company: Deloitte

Job Type: DTTL - Secondment 
Primary Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada 
All Available Locations: Toronto; Calgary; London; Ottawa; Vancouver 


Our Purpose


At Deloitte, we are driven to inspire and help our people, organization, communities, and country to thrive. Our Purpose is to build a better future by accelerating and expanding access to knowledge. Purpose defines who we are and gives us reason to exist as an organization.

By living our Purpose, we will make an impact that matters.

Have many careers in one Firm.
Enjoy flexible, proactive, and practical benefits that foster a culture of well-being and connectedness. 
Experience a firm where wellness matters.
Be expected to share your ideas and to make them a reality.

This is a fixed-term 6 month role with Deloitte Global (DTTL) ideal for individuals who would like to gain global experience. Due to the global nature of this role, relocation is not required, nor supported. 


Do you thrive on developing creative and innovative insights to solve complex challenges? Want to work on next-generation, cutting edge products and services that deliver outstanding value and that are global in vision and scope? Work with premier thought leaders in your field? Work for a world-class organization that provides an exceptional career experience with an inclusive and collaborative culture?

What will your typical day look like?

The role works directly with the Director responsible for driving the T&L Innovation program in implementing related workstreams in our Innovation and Transformation strategy.

In this role, you’ll use your skills and experience to: 

  • Work to execute Innovation strategic priorities and initiatives, aligned with the Global Tax & Legal Transformation agenda, including driving Radical Efficiencies, Client Experience and Big New Plays.
  • Drive digitalization of our Global Offerings in collaboration with Strategy, Transformation and Technology functions by identifying areas for asset enablement and acceleration.
  • Manage and nurture various global Tax & Legal Innovation Communities to promote ideation, experimentation, knowledge-sharing across the network in key digital innovation themes (e.g. AI, Remote Working) and Digital Transformation.
  • Collaborate with GT&L Chief Technology Office and Global Asset Program CoE to actively manage and monitor the Global T&L Asset Portfolio, leveraging the community of T&L innovation SMEs and CTOs to feed into the global pipeline and inventory.
  • Support the advancement of our T&L sensing strategy and program by collaborating with Marketing on building relevant and timely collateral with innovation leaders, specialists and the cross-business sensing program.
  • Shape the development and management of our T&L Alliances & Ecosystems strategy, including startup venturing and exploring new business relationships, and running third party pilots.
  • Coach asset teams and act as a design champion for the use of a design and lean methodology-based digital approach to ideation which will help accelerate and scale innovation within the organization.
  • Facilitate the sharing of ideas and assets across the global network via existing and emerging technologies, communities, and platforms.

About the team

Deloitte Global Culture:

At Deloitte, we expect results. Incredible—tangible—results. And Deloitte Global professionals play a unique role in delivering those results. We reach across disciplines and borders to serve our global organization. We are the engine of Deloitte. We develop and lead global strategies and provide programs and services that unite our network. In Deloitte Global, everyone has an opportunity to lead. We see the importance of your perspective and your ability to create value. We want you to fit in—with an inclusive culture, focus on work-life fit and well-being, and a supportive, connected environment; but we also want you to stand out—with opportunities to have a strategic impact, innovate, and take the risks necessary to make your mark. Deloitte Global supports our talented professionals in answering the question: What impact will you make?

Global Tax & Legal deploys the right team of experts to address the ever-evolving needs of our businesses around the world. Our professionals deliver superior compliance and advisory insights and guidance (local and global) to support our businesses operating in
singular or multiple jurisdictions.

Enough about us, let’s talk about you

You are someone with:

  • Bachelor’s Degree;  MBA is a plus
  • 5+ years of experience preferably in areas such as: project management, design thinking, innovation management, strategic planning, competitive strategy, scenario planning, and/or Strategy & Operations consulting (with top tier consulting firm), and/or new product development or new business development
  • Interest and intellectual curiosity regarding innovation, exponential technologies, ecosystems, and driving value through relationships
  • Taking a human-centered approach, building strong relationships and networks and spotting connections and parallels to inform the bigger picture
  • Excellent organization and program and project management skills
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills, including executive-level writing and presentation skills; demonstration of strategic judgment
  • Consultative mindset, ability to navigate ambiguous circumstances and complex structures
  • Diplomacy, poise, maturity, empathy and a great sense of humor are all key attributes for success

Additional requirements:

  • Strong analytical and research skills
  • Comfort working autonomously in a virtual global team environment, including self-discipline and time management skills
  • Ability to travel (<10%) [All meetings are virtual at this time in accordance with COVID-19 travel policies.]
  • No relocation is required or offered. This role supports a global initiative, which can be performed virtually, and as such candidates can be based in several locations across our network


Our shared values


While our Purpose guides us and helps explain why we exist, our shared values describe the behaviour we expect from each other at the firm.

They provide common ground to unite us across cultures and geographies. They help us to earn the trust and respect of our stakeholders. We all commit to living by these shared values, to stay true to the principles they represent, and to honour the legacy from which they came. They are what sets us apart and makes us Deloitte.


Every day, we live our Purpose through the following five shared values:


  • Lead the way: Deloitte is not only leading the profession, but reinventing it for the future. We’re also committed to creating opportunity and leading the way to a more sustainable world.
  • Serve with integrity: Deloitte has earned the trust of employees, clients, regulators, and the public for 175 years. Upholding that trust is our single most important responsibility.
  • Take care of each other: We look out for one another and prioritize respect, fairness, development, and well-being.
  • Foster inclusion: We are at our best when we foster an inclusive culture and embrace diversity in all forms. We know this attracts top talent, enables innovation, and helps us deliver well-rounded client solutions.
  • Collaborate for measurable impact: We approach our work with a collaborative mind¬set, teaming across businesses, geographies, and skill sets to deliver tangible, measurable, attributable impact.

The next step is yours

Sound like The One Firm. For You? 

At Deloitte, we are all about doing business inclusively – that starts with having diverse colleagues of all abilities. Deloitte encourages applications from all qualified candidates who represent the full diversity of communities across Canada. This includes, but is not limited to, people with disabilities, candidates from Indigenous communities, and candidates from the Black community in support of living our values, creating a culture of Diversity Equity and Inclusion and our commitment to our AccessAbility Action PlanReconciliation Action Plan and the BlackNorth Initiative.

We encourage you to connect with us at if you require an accommodation for the recruitment process (including alternate formats of materials, accessible meeting rooms or other accommodations). We’d love to hear from you!

By applying to this job you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte experience globally.
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