Our Client in the Telco industry is seeking a Sr. IT Project Manager (Telecommunications/SAP/PEATS/PORT) for their major offices in Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal And Calgary. It is a 12 months contract to start with, possible extension.
Hiring Department / Domain: Clients Business Markets IT Delivery
The Clients Business Markets IT Delivery organization is a dynamic team of information technology professionals accountable to deliver projects that include New Product Introductions and enhancements to a range of platforms such as Service Qualification, Order management and Provisioning systems.
Clients Information Technology (IT) is looking for a motivated and knowledgeable project manager with experience in cross functional project delivery. In partnership with multiple sponsors and vendors, the candidate will be responsible to deliver a variety of projects related to upgrades of existing functionality and introduction for new functionality.
Job duties / accountabilities:
Reporting to a Senior Project Manager, this position will manage multiple projects including:
Develop scope, manage planning, implementation and delivery of projects to meet client requirements;
Manage project teams to deliver project scope on-time, quality and budget;
Produce project cost estimates, develop and manage the project budget;
Provide required project documentation to sponsor, executives and project team members, including: project status, scope definition, project charters, detailed project management plans with schedule of key milestones, issue logs, budget tracking reports, weekly status reports and risk assessments/contingency plans;
Maintain a detailed WBS of the project tasks including dates, durations and dependencies;
Responsible for risk identification/ mitigation planning;
Utilize project management methodologies and provide appropriate documentation that is consistent and reusable;
Actively manage change within the project, tracking issues and manage the sponsors expectations regarding any changes during the project life cycle.
Essential Qualifications / Competencies:
Relevant Degree or Diploma, Project Management Certification (PMP or PMC) and/or BA Certification;
3-5 years project management experience;
Proven ability to manage successful business relationships with peers in various departments and at different levels of management;
Proven facilitation skills;
Proven ability to work with technical SMEs to deliver project requirements;
Excellent communication skills both oral and written;
Strong PC and Internet skills including working at the intermediate level in MS Office programs, especially MS Outlook, Excel, Project and Power Point;
Strong planning and organization skills;
Proven leadership skills;
Good understanding of IT and software development;
Ability to manage ambiguity, numerous interdependencies and constant changing priorities while driving to deliverables;
Strong interpersonal skills and sense of team spirit.
Preferred Qualifications / Competencies:
A Masters Certificate in Project Management is optional but highly recommended
PMP Certification is highly regarded;
Bilingualism is an asset;
Familiarity with Telco processes and systems for costs management would be an asset PEATS, PORT, SAP;
Familiarity with the BBSP, Waterfall, Agile, PTP and Continuous Improvement Program (Six Sigma) methodologies;
General knowledge and understanding of Telco network, systems and processes.
To Apply, Please send your resume to: email@example.com
|Application Deadline||February 9, 2018|
|Experience Required||5+ years|
|Job Duration||1 year|