<![CDATA[ProVision Staffing: jobboards]]> http://JOBS.PROVISIONSTAFFING.COM/ en-us <![CDATA[Project Manager - VoIP and Unified Communications]]> Our client is a very high-profile, enterprise-class Public-Sector organization, located in downtown Toronto, with close proximity to Union Station and the TTC/Subway and other public transit.   This organization’ s profile will bring incremental value to just about any professional’ s resume and professional track-record, and this assignment will likely be showcased on the successful candidate’ s resume for years to come.

They are seeking the services of an accomplished Project Manager with Technical Specialization in VoIP and Unified Communications technologies  to contribute to the delivery of a VoIP/UC modernization project. 

The initial anticipated term of this contract assignment is 6 Months.

Targeted Experience and Skills:
  • 5+ years’ experience as a Project Manager with specialization in VoIP/UC Projects
  • Strong experience with VoIP and Unified Communications technology and marketplace
  • Strong experience creating RFPs and managing the process
  • 10+ years’ overall experience in IT projects with a preference for VoIP/UC projects
  • Strong experience in stakeholder management
  • Strong verbal, written and management presentation communication skills

 

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

 

 

 

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ABOUT ProVision:

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organizations both private and public-sector throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

With over 15 years of concurrent exceptional relationships with clients in the financial, government, and software engineering verticals, ProVision has built up an exceptional network of high-profile clients and industry-leading professionals in the Information Technology, Change Management and Management Consulting sectors.

We have a team of senior recruitment and account management professionals with a wide array of specialties who can help you with your search for a new contract assignment, career change, or that hard to find individual to complete your team.

 
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Tue, 25 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Project Manager - CRM]]> Our client is a very high-profile, enterprise-class Public-Sector organization, located in downtown Toronto, with close proximity to Union Station and the TTC/Subway and other public transit.  This organization’ s profile will bring incremental value to just about any professional’ s resume and professional track-record, and this assignment will likely be showcased on the successful candidate’ s resume for years to come.

They are seeking the services of an accomplished Senior Project Manager, with a specialization/experience in CRM to contribute to the delivery of a SAAS CRM solution  

The initial anticipated term of this contract assignment is 12 Months.

 

Targeted Experience and Skills:
  1. Advanced experience in Project Management with a preference for demonstrated experience in end-to-end transformation projects within the Public Sector
  2. Strong CRM experience - SaaS Applications and Cloud Services, with preference given to experience with Salesforce or other equivalent Client Relationship Management solutions.
  3. Certification in Scrum Master/Agile development project management methodologies. Project Management Professional certification and ITIL certification are considered a strong asset.
  4. Strong experience managing large-scale projects/programs of significant complexity and value with high risk.
  5. Extensive experience in managing all aspects of transformational enterprise-wide IT projects in complex multi-departmental environments (including budget and timeline management, scope management, estimating and managing project resources, risk management, issues management, timely decision making, critical path identification, business transformation, data transformation/migration, user experience optimization, etc.)
  6. A university degree in Computer Science or a related discipline (or an equivalent combination of education and experience).

 

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

 

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ABOUT ProVision:

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organizations both private and public-sector throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

With over 15 years of concurrent exceptional relationships with clients in the financial, government, and software engineering verticals, ProVision has built up an exceptional network of high-profile clients and industry-leading professionals in the Information Technology, Change Management and Management Consulting sectors.

 
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Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Project Manager - MS Dynamics AX]]> Project Manager - MS Dynamics AX

Our client in the Manufacturing sector and a Top Canadian Employer offers challenging and rewarding opportunities. They are currently seeking a Project Manager to join their Microsoft Dynamics AX team.

Location: Toronto, ON

Initial Planned Duration: Permanent or Contract

Introduction: Looking for a Project Manager with an ability to manage full-cycle projects for end clients, doing their ERP implementations, mainly with Dynamics AX

Targeted Skills and Experience: Project Management, PMLC, ERP Implementation, Microsoft Dynamics AX, Manufacturing. MRP

Targeted Technical Capabilities: Microsoft Dynamics AX, ERP Implementations

Responsibilities:
  • Manage small to large scale ERP implementations
  • Meet delivery timelines
  • Achieve high customer satisfaction
  • Manage and motivate the team.
  • Communicate project expectations and performance appraisals for team members
  • Provide accurate project status and budget reports to customer and Management
  • Conduct formal project reviews as requested by the Management
  • Perform project acceptance and closeout procedures to adequately transition the project to sustaining operation

Job Requirements:
  • Industry knowledge in Discrete or Process Manufacturing
  • Knowledge in Finance, Distribution or Manufacturing
  • 5-7+ years of Project Management Experience
  • 5+ years of ERP consulting experience
  • 2+ years of AX Project Management experience
  • Ability to write estimates, keep detailed budget and status reports
  • Ability to perform Implementation Sales presentations to prospective clients
  • Excellent oral and written communicator
  • Enjoys working with customers and solving business problems
  • Willing to travel to Montreal up to 20% of the time
  • Possess Strong leadership skills

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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ABOUT ProVision:

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

With over 15 years of concurrent exceptional relationships with clients in the financial, government, and software engineering verticals, ProVision has built up an exceptional network of industry leading professionals in the IT, Finance & Accounting, and Human Resources sectors.

We have a team of senior recruitment and account management professionals with a wide array of specialities who can help you with your search for a new assignment, career change, or that hard to find individual to complete your team.

Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.

 
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Thu, 20 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Project Manager - Risk Management and BI Module Implementation]]> Our client is a very high-profile, enterprise-class Public-Sector organization, located in downtown Toronto, with close proximity to Union Station and the TTC/Subway and other public transit.   This organization’ s profile will bring incremental value to just about any professional’ s resume and professional track-record, and this assignment will likely be showcased on the successful candidate’ s resume for years to come.

They are seeking the services of an accomplished Project Manager to contribute to the delivery of the implementation of the Business Intelligence Module in addition to an application upgrade. 


The initial anticipated term of this contract assignment is 6 months. 

Targeted Skills & experience: 
  • 10+ years hands-on experience in information technology (IT) project management in Government jurisdictions and or large private sector organizations
  • 5+ years in development and/or  operations experience in large scale IT solutions or the approved equivalent combination of education and/or experience
  • Excellent management consulting skills and experience to advise, guide, facilitate and produce quality deliverables
  • 5+ years demonstrated ability to plan, coordinate and follow-up on the work of teams of resources consisting of finance and municipal government business stakeholders, information & technology stakeholders, and contract resource
  • Experience in Business / Operations Risk Management (would be an asset)
  • Experience in implementing a Business Intelligence Module (would be an asset)
  • Solid experience in Software Development Life Cycle, planning, implementation of Enterprise application and Project Management Methodology, demonstrating flexibility and adaptability and innovative approaches to Project Management
  • 5+ years demonstrated experience in and knowledge of current project management tools and techniques for information technology projects
  • PMP or similar Certification (would be an asset)
  • Solid experience in Business requirement gathering, solution design documentation and technical specifications
  • 5+ years’ experience in all stages of the system development life-cycle adhering to an enterprise architecture approach and established system development methodologies
  • 5+ years’ solution integration and implementation experience working with IT infrastructure teams including server & Storage Solutions, Enterprise System Products, Data Centre Operations, Network Services, Voice & Wireless Applications, Desktop Services, and Service Desk
  • Strong written and oral communication, presentation and facilitation skills

 

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

 

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ABOUT ProVision:

 

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organizations both private and public-sector throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

 

With over 15 years of concurrent exceptional relationships with clients in the financial, government, and software engineering verticals, ProVision has built up an exceptional network of high-profile clients and industry-leading professionals in the Information Technology, Change Management and Management Consulting sectors.

 

We have a team of senior recruitment and account management professionals with a wide array of specialties who can help you with your search for a new contract assignment, career change, or that hard to find individual to complete your team.



 
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Mon, 17 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior 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.


ABOUT ProVision:

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

With over 15 years of concurrent exceptional relationships with clients in the financial, government, and software engineering verticals, ProVision has built up an exceptional network of industry leading professionals in the IT, Finance & Accounting, and Human Resources sectors.

We have a team of senior recruitment and account management professionals with a wide array of specialities who can help you with your search for a new assignment, career change, or that hard to find individual to complete your team.

Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.
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Thu, 29 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Project Manager]]> Our client is a high-profile Public-Sector Healthcare Organization, located in Toronto.  They are seeking the services of a Senior Project Manager with specialization in Paramedic Information Exchange (PiX)  for a 9-month assignment.

Scope of Services: 
  • Project manage the work to design, develop and implement the PiX solution, including managing risks, issues, ensuring fulsome documentation, and readiness for transition to operations
  • Project manage the work to ready the Central Integration Platform (CIP) for integration with PiX, including scaling CIP to be able to meet public safety grade service requirements, and implementing processes and procedures to manage future releases of PiX on CIP.
  • Provide project management guidance to resources throughout the project management life cycle while meeting HSC gating and architecture checkpoint requirements
  • Developing, managing and executing project charters, integrated project plans, schedules and communication plan including obtaining approvals
  • Creating and managing the assigned work package within the overall project plan, including all components documents and reports.
  • Participating in steering committee and stakeholder forums
  • Providing project, and/or portfolio reporting to multi-stakeholders at senior executive levels.
  • Proactively identify risks and issues pertaining to the assigned work package, and reporting them to the overall Project Champions and the Portfolio Team. Identifying mitigation strategies and responses to the issues and risks.
  • Adhering  I&IT standards and best practices for project management to facilitate control of system quality, adherence to standard methodology and the control of the use of I&IT resources.
  • Managing stakeholders interests and expectations throughout the life cycle of the project
  • Ensuring a high level of fiscal control and accountability for project budget. Forecasts changes to the budget and communicates planned vs. actual budget as the project progresses.

If you are qualified and interested in this assignment, please send your resume today!
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Thu, 29 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Project Manager - MS Dynamics AX]]> Senior Project Manager - MS Dynamics AX

Our  client in the Manufacturing sector and a Top Canadian Employer offers challenging and rewarding opportunities. They are currently seeking  a  Senior Project Manager to join  their  Microsoft Dynamics AX team.

Location: Toronto, ON

Initial Planned Duration: Permanent

Introduction:  Looking for a Senior Project Manager with an ability to manage  full-cycle projects for end clients, doing their ERP implementations, mainly with Dynamics AX

Targeted Skills and Experience: Project Management, PMLC, ERP Implementation, Microsoft Dynamics AX, Manufacturing. MRP

Targeted Technical Capabilities: Microsoft Dynamics AX, ERP Implementations

Responsibilities:
  • Manage small to large scale ERP implementations
  • Meet delivery timelines
  • Achieve high customer satisfaction
  • Manage and motivate the team.
  • Communicate project expectations and performance appraisals for team members
  • Provide accurate project status and budget reports to customer and Management
  • Conduct formal project reviews as requested by the Management
  • Perform project acceptance and closeout procedures to adequately transition the project to sustaining operation

Job Requirements:
  • Industry knowledge in Discrete or Process Manufacturing
  • Knowledge in Finance, Distribution or Manufacturing
  • 7+ years of Project Management Experience
  • 5+ years of ERP consulting experience
  • 2+ years of AX Project Management experience
  • Ability to write estimates, keep detailed budget and status reports
  • Ability to perform Implementation Sales presentations to prospective clients
  • Excellent oral and written communicator
  • Enjoys working with customers and solving business problems
  • Willing to travel to Montreal up to 20% of the time
  • Possess Strong leadership skills

 

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.

_________________________

ABOUT ProVision:

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

With over 15 years of concurrent exceptional relationships with clients in the financial, government, and software engineering verticals, ProVision has built up an exceptional network of industry leading professionals in the IT, Finance & Accounting, and Human Resources sectors.

We have a team of senior recruitment and account management professionals with a wide array of specialities who can help you with your search for a new assignment, career change, or that hard to find individual to complete your team. 

Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.

 
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Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Agile Project Manager - Internet Services]]> Position: Agile Project Manager – Internet Services  

Duration: 12 months 

 

Our client is a high-profile Public Sector organization located in Downtown Toronto, who is embarking on a high-profile, public facing (highly visible) Internet Development project that is a re-engineering effort of their current website.

This is a high profile, easy to reference/showcase assignment that should become a featured element in your future resume.

Targeted Qualifications/Experience:
  • University degree in computer science, engineering or equivalent discipline
  • 5+ years of experience leading Agile teams in the Scrum master role and conducting daily standups, product grooming sessions, retrospectives, etc.
  • 10+ years of enterprise experience leading information technology projects with a focus in web technologies
  • PMP certification
  • Experience performing business analysis on information technology software and applications projects
  • Experience leading all phases of IT technical projects from inception to implementation and delivering them on time, on budget and with superior quality
  • Demonstrated ability to provide leadership, show initiative and self-direction, maintain currency of knowledge, and identify and solve problems that require investigation and creativity, under sustained pressure in a results-oriented team environment
  • Demonstrated ability to respond flexibly and productively to multiple and changing priorities in a variety of work environments, including joint project teams, work with consultants, and on individual assignments
  • Demonstrated ability to be an effective representative of the Toronto Public Library and its IT Department when dealing with people from outside the organization
  • Demonstrated superior problem solving skills
  • Superior teamwork, interpersonal, organizational and facilitation skills
  • Very strong oral and written communication skills
  • Very strong competency with MS Office Suite (e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Demonstrated experience with Project Management tools

 

Preliminary Assignment Duties:
  • Managing a competitive procurement process required to support the project including, but not limited to, coordinating internal resources, third parties and vendors for product reviews and demonstrations as necessary
  • Managing all phases of the implementation of the chosen solution, including the coordination of all follow-up activities related to the subsequent phases of the business vision
  • Creating a shared business vision among stakeholders
  • Coordinating all activities required to realize the solution’ s delivery including scope, budget, schedule, quality, communications, change and resource management

 

Preliminary Deliverables:
  • Project Charter
  • Scope and Business Requirements with business vision
  • User Stories, Use Cases, Product Backlog and any other required Agile artifacts
  • RFx and any other documentation required for the competitive procurement process
  • Detailed project plan addressing the Execution, Implementation, Migration, Testing and Training
  • Documentation of the proposed approaches to assignments and completed work
  • Work with designated staff to transfer the knowledge

 

If you are qualified and interested in this 12-month+ assignment, please send your resume today!

 
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Tue, 13 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[IT Project Manager]]> GROUP/PROJECT INFO:  The Project manager will work on various projects, no specific/set project, it all depends on what comes up in their cue.

EVP (Employee Value proposition): This is a great opportunity for a  Project Manager who wants to work for one of Canada' s largest financial institutions and join a hard working team. As well, depending on how the initial contract goes, there is a possibility for extension or conversion to full time.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE (but are not limited to): The main function of an IT Project Manager is to oversee the application of project management methodology during all phases of the project cycle, with responsibilities that include project design, scope management, cost control, quality and performance reporting.

        - Define test plans and ensure that products are defect free before User Acceptance Testing.
        - Develop, track and manage project budget, project plans, timelines and scope.
        - Effectively oversee project staff (direct reports, matrixed reports, contractors, and interns), delegating work to appropriate leads.
        - Efficiently communicate to stakeholders to manage expectations and project progress.
        - Ensure appropriate systems development and project management processes are being utilized.
        - Ensure that necessary risk assessments are continually reviewed and monitored and proactively addressed in a timely fashion.
        - Facilitate the User Acceptance Testing process, developing rollout plans and procedures.
        - Lead teams of developers in the delivery of high-quality software solutions that meet business needs.
        - Make presentations to steering committees or project sponsors.
        - Manage medium to large scale projects working collaboratively with business stakeholders, vendors, and technical resources.
        - Manage project resources including procuring project staff, developing, motivating, coaching and advising.
        - Partner closely with other members of functional project teams to define business requirements.
        - Prepare and present cost-benefit analyses.
        - Successfully plan, execute, control and close projects against defined scope and budget using CIBC procedures and policies.

QUALIFICATIONS:
        - 5 - 7 years of Project Management experience.
        - People management and team building skills.
        - Demonstrated ability to be flexible/ adaptable in exercising judgment in a changing environment and to manage competing priorities.
        - Proven ability to learn business processes quickly and to work well with business partners at different levels within the organization.
        - Strong ability to assess risk and apply management principles to technology applications/products and business functions.
        - Experience delivering technology and business application solutions in a large-scale, multi-platform systems environment.
        - Extensive practical experience and knowledge with techniques for planning, organizing, and monitoring multiple IT projects simultaneously.

TOP SKILLS/MUST HAVES:
        - Infrastructure Background is preferred - someone who has managed infrastructure projects.
        - Enterprise Change Management experience is preferred - change tickets with regards to projects so it is helpful if they have Enterprise Change Management experience. They use Service Now, which they can train them on if they don’ t have this experience.
        - Excellent communication skills are absolutely required for this role.

TECHNOLOGY USED ON A DAILY BASIS:
        - Not necessary, but they use Plan View as their document " repository", recently replaced with MS Project.

NICE TO HAVE SKILLS:
        - Service Now
        - MS Project

SOFT SKILLS: 
        - Excellent communication skills

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS: 
        - PMP certification
        - Bachelor' s Degree in a Technical Field (such as Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field) - not required but preferred
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Wed, 31 May 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
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  • Experience with UMA – Unified Managed Accounts
  • Experience project managing or working with portfolio managed products and services
  • Understanding of fee-based account types
  • Good understanding of investment products: MFs, Equities, FI
  • Product background
  • Full service brokerage background
  • Understanding of Private Wealth
  • Understanding of brokerage operations
  • Able to help business and technology partners sort through early planning of a program
  • Ability to facilitate complex discussion and negotiate compromises
  • Ability to mobilize business and technology resources towards meeting tight timelines
  • Experience with account oversight (with respect to risk and appropriateness of trades/holdings)
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