EAEPM-1885-Program-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 currently seeking a Program Manager to oversee a portfolio of projects. 
SkillsSenior Leadership, Documentation 
TypeContract 
Project Description 
Experience Required/ Mandatory Skills
  • Demonstrated senior leadership experience within an IT environment in a program manager or project manager role (8+ years)
  • Experience in a project or program management role leading projects in a large and complex environment (5+ years)
  • Experience leading a portfolio of projects or initiatives at one time (5+ years)
  • Experience leading complex (multi-stakeholder and multi-technology) projects (5+ years)
  • Experience defining project scope, goals and deliverables that support project goals in collaboration with business stakeholders. (5+ years)
  • Experience developing program documents including: roadmaps, governance, business cases and reporting (all must be demonstrated) (5+ years)
  • Experience managing multiple resources and/or delivery teams (including hiring and removing resources as required) (5+ years)
 
Nice To Have Skills
  • Experience in the project coordination of information management / information technology initiatives involving third party vendors. (3+ years)
  • Experience with project life cycle methodologies (3+ years)
  • Experience creating and managing program forecasts (3+ years)
  • Experience leading and facilitating meetings with stakeholders at all levels (3+ years)
  • Experience writing any of the following: proposals, briefings, business plans, work statements and strategy documents in support of business goals (3+ years)
  • Experience leading change management and communication planning (3+ years)
  • Experience developing and maintaining positive stakeholder relationships across the organization, including executive level (3+ years)
  • Experience using MS Project or other project management tools
  • The ability to learn quickly, problem solve/troubleshoot, work independently and in a team.
  • The ability to manage stress and manage conflict
  • Advanced communication and negotiation skills (verbal and written)
  • Negotiating with vendors and other external stakeholders from the client side
 
LocationEdmonton 
Work Environment1 year with possibility of extension 
Hourly RateNegotiable