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CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. Financial Services Growth Leader in Fairfax, Virginia

Financial Services Growth Leader

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Financial Services Growth Leader

Category: Finance

City: Fairfax, Virginia, US United States

Position ID: J0721-2212

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

We are looking for a senior commercial account leader to represent CGI—someone well-networked in DC and Northern Virginia, polished, deeply conversant in business and technology concerns, ambitious and growth-oriented. This leader will engage high-level client executives, taking full ownership of an anchor retail financial services account, and influencing CGI’s prospecting and growth with other target clients.

• This person will actively participate in local forums and events, enhancing CGI’s visibility, thought leadership, and recognition in the National Capital Region

• A dynamic, quick study, this leader will rapidly assimilate information and market intelligence on CGI’s capabilities and our clients’ and prospects’ strategies and needs

• This account leader will exhibit business vision, helping to shape and execute our growth agenda, navigating a unique capital-area ecosystem with dexterity and finesse

• The role requires relationship-building, an ability to establish credibility and trust, and resolute follow-through on CGI’s commitments

• Conversancy in retail financial services will be essential for success

• This leader will help to position CGI’s technology and business advisory services and delivery capabilities—building and maintaining a strong pipeline of new opportunities

• This individual will collaborate with our advisory, delivery, and product teams in the U.S. and abroad, bringing the best of our global offerings and capabilities to bear

• A natural leader, this person will set the tone for virtual and face-to-face interactions, including our participation in community events

• This person will exemplify CGI’s values and help us to attract diverse, equitable, and inclusive talent to our growing member base of approximately 3,500 local members

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Client relationship management, including performance against customer satisfaction targets

• Business development, including performance against growth- and margin-related targets

• Account management, including attracting diverse and capable talent to grow our client-facing teams

• Thought leadership, including articulating a vision for the rapidly evolving retail financial services industry and ecosystems

• Mastery of CGI’s offerings and capabilities, including conversancy in our innovative solutions and methodologies

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Strong knowledge of the DC and Northern Virginia commercial landscape and solid connections in a variety of organizations and settings

• Poise, polish, and professionalism sufficient to engage and build confidence with C-level financial services executives

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including an appreciation for nuance and a high degree of comfort engaging with financial services clients

• Business consulting expertise, including an understanding of the operations of financial institutions (e.g., banks, credit unions)

• A strong appetite for learning and continuous professional development, including regular refresh as to market and industry dynamics

• Autonomy and independence, including taking ownership of responsibilities and executing commitments reliably, in a timely fashion, and with a high degree of professionalism and quality

• Attention to detail, including taking exceptional care in client communications and exhibiting follow-through on all commitments

• Experience working with complex information technology engagements, including high-end advisory services, IP solution implementations and ongoing operations, and new development and delivery

• Strong people skills: able to interact effectively at all levels, including with executive business clients and senior business and technology leaders

• A keen intellect, superior conceptual and analytical thinking, and a passion for solving problems and capitalizing on opportunities

• Demonstrated ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional and virtual teams

Skill Set

• Account Management 5 years

• Business Development 5 years

• Engagement Management 5-10 years

• Client Relationship Management 5-10 years

• Communication expertise


• Retail financial services domain expertise (banks, credit unions) - 4 years or more

• Experience with cloud solutions and application modernization

• PMP and Agile certifications

Minimum Education Required: Bachelor’s Degree


  • Client Management

  • Project Management

  • DigitalTransformationConsultng

  • Service Delivery Management

  • PMI Project Management Prof

  • Credit Unions

  • Misc Banking & Financial Mkts

What you can expect from us:

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

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CGI is an equal opportunity employer.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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