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Project Manager

Ref: CA_EN_6_919308_1084303

Posted on 21 November 2019
Location
Calgary, Alberta
Contract Type
Temporary/Contract

Project Manager

Ideal Start: Immediate

Employment Type: Initial 1-year term with strong likelihood of availability

Work Location: Banff, AB (Remote Friendly Environment)

Responsibilities

  • Working with business and IT leaders to develop project charters.
  • Defining complex project plans including scope, budget and schedule.
  • Managing the project plan to achieve goals using standard project management methodologies and practices.
  • Interacting with business and IT leaders to assemble project teams and provide ongoing motivation towards successful project completion.
  • Driving analysis, recommendations, decisions and delivery.
  • Providing leadership cross-functionally and across diverse teams.
  • Developing business and process knowledge in conjunction with projects managed.

Education & Experience

  • Completion of a post-secondary degree or diploma in a technical discipline
  • 5+ years’ experience as a Project Manager in IT and software development projects, along with experience managing large, complex projects.
  • Proficiency in managing projects using various software lifecycle methodologies, including Agile
  • Experience managing ERP system implementation or upgrade projects is an asset

Other Competencies, Knowledge & Skills

  • Time management, attention to detail and multitasking skills
  • Demonstrated judgment and leadership skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, including the ability to present complex issues in a structured and concise manner
  • Ability to thrive in an ever-changing and at times stressful work environment.

Thank you for your interest, however only those being considered for this role will be contacted.

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