EAIPM-1448-Project-Manager

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Vantix Systems Inc. is a dynamic and savvy organization based in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. We are looking for creative and talented professionals to join our team.

Job Opportunity
DescriptionOur client is in search of a Senior Project Manager. The primary role has the overall responsibility to initiate, plan, execute, control/monitor, close and perform post-implementation activities as well as the creation of supporting project documentation as per the guidelines of PMO.  
SkillsProject Management, risk management, business cases, JAD 
TypeContract 
Project Description 
Experience Required/ Mandatory Skills
  • Available for in person interview in Edmonton.
  • Experience as an Applications Project Manager in an Information Technology environment. (8+ projects)
  • Experience in developing detailed project schedule plans and strategies, estimate resource requirements, develop and monitor work plans for completion of project tasks. (8+ projects)
  • Experience in implementing IT solutions in a matrix environment. (5+ projects)
  • Experience identifying, analyzing and managing project risks on IT projects. (5+ projects)
  • Experience in the development of business cases for initiatives in any of the following type of projects: strategic, business improvement or information technology. (3+ projects)
  • Experience conducting or facilitating Joint Application Design (JAD) sessions with stakeholder involvement from multiple internal business units and external organizations. (3+ projects)
  • Experience in quantitative and qualitative analysis of costs and benefits for IT solutions. (3+ projects)
 
Nice To Have Skills
  • Experience in leading projects where multiple stakeholders are impacted and conducting stakeholder analysis. (3+ projects)
  • Currently active PMP or PgMP Certification as issued by the Project Management Institute or equivalent.
  • Experience with developing and executing communication plans. (5+ projects)
  • Experience with project change management processes (such as project scope change requests). (5+ projects)
  • Experience in resolving business issues and developing business solutions. (3+ projects)
  • Experience in managing multiple projects at a portfolio/program level. (2+ years)
  • Experience in MS Project version 2003 or higher. (8+ years)
  • Experience in managing OpenText Livelink Records Management initiatives. (1+ projects)
  • Experience in performing estimation exercises in multi-stakeholder environments.
  • Experience in managing organizational and technological change. (3+ projects)
  • Experience conducting, facilitating and interpreting impact and risk assessments across multiple alternatives for IT solutions. (3+ projects)
  • Experience in communicating with and developing presentations for all levels in an organization. (3+ projects)
  • Experience with team collaboration tools such as IBM Rational Team Concert (RTC), IBM Rational Quality Manager, Microsoft SharePoint. (2+ years)
 
LocationEdmonton 
Work Environment 
Hourly RateNegotiable