Job Order #2920

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Posted Date: 11/27/2017
Job Category:
Position Title: Project Manager
Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Desired Skills:
Description:

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Align project deliverables with business needs

  • Identify, manage, and communicate project scope and change requests

  • Manage, monitor, and communicate all project activities so project is delivered on time and on budget

  • Identify critical path and determines and integrates milestones, control points, imposed dates and Go/No-go decision points into the schedule

  • Manage scope, schedule and cost priorities between stakeholder groups and within the project team

  • Manage the and day to day activities of the development team

  • Manage the project’s resource requirements

  • Work with the project team to identify, assess and mitigate project risks

  • Resolve issues in a timely manner or escalate where necessary

  • Uses appropriate planning and monitoring techniques to control project costs

  • Liaise with 3rd party vendors to manage the relationship, their deliverables, and ensure accountability

  • Conduct regular status meetings with the Steering Committee and the project team

  • Maintain regular communication with the business stakeholders

  • Coordinate and define code release package deployments

  • Develop, maintain, and take ownership of the following project artefacts:
    o project charter
    o issue and enhancements log
    o project plan
    o resource plan
    o risk management plan
    o communications plan
    o change management plan

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 5+ years of progressive project management experience

  • Experience managing large complex projects and multiple mid-sized projects.

  • Solid understanding and extensive experience with project management methodologies

  • Strong knowledge and experience with the software development lifecycle

  • Salesforce implementation experience mandatory

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) designation is an asset.

  • High degree of proficiency with MS Project, Visio, PowerPoint, Word and Excel

  • Strong organization and time management skills, in order to multi-task.

  • Proven leadership skills and the ability to motivate teams.

  • Well-developed interpersonal, facilitation, presentation and communication skills

  • The ability to communicate complex information and issues to all levels of the organization

  • Ability to operate independently with minimal direction and within a team environment.

KEY SKILLS

  • Senior PM skills

  • Relatively senior with solid communication skills

  • Salesforce implementation experience is mandatory

  • Financial services experience is an asset

LOCATION: Calgary.



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