Senior Project Manager

Toronto, ON

Post Date: 06/29/2017 Job ID: 11994 Category: Project Manager

Senior Project Manager -  is required to assist with the planning and execution of assigned Projects as a member of the Information & Technology Division PMO. Providing resource augmentation and expertise in the area of technology project management and delivery, the candidate may be assigned to planned and active Projects within the Corporate I&T Portfolio.

The successful candidate will be a senior-level IT Project Management professional with strong business transformation experience and acumen, proven solution delivery leadership capabilities and a successful track-record in organizational change management. Prior experience in IT-enabled Business Transformation initiatives is required.

This resource may be assigned to multiple projects based on priority, lifecycle phase and complexity and may also be expected to mentor and assist other Project Managers. To address project continuity and business expectations for delivery, the resource may manage assigned projects through to successful completion or support overall scoping/definition, blueprint/planning and realization phases on an ' as needed' basis.

Location: Toronto 

Initial Planned Duration: 12 months 

Targeted Skills & Experience: 

1. Extensive experience in managing large-scale projects and/or programs of significant complexity and value with high risk; specifically transformational enterprise-wide IT projects impacting multi-departmental environments (including budget and timeline management, scope management, estimating and managing project resources, risk/issue management, timely decision making, critical path identification, etc.)

2. Successful candidates must have 10+ years of professional Project Management experience, exhibiting clear, practical knowledge of tools and techniques for planning, organizing, executing, monitoring and controlling complex IT projects.

3. Must have Bachelors or equivalent degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field. Should have an active PMP (or equivalent) certification. Practitioner or Advance ITIL certifications an Asset

4. Extensive experience in using project management tools for planning and implementing complex projects and packages (experience working in a matrix project management environment using tools such as Microsoft EPM would be a definite asset). Proven capabilities for developing and maintaining complex project delivery schedules within MS Project 2007 or later is required.

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

We thank all applicants that apply. Only those selected for interview will be contacted.


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