EAEPM-2129-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 seeking a Program Manager to work on the development of program management strategy/plans, budget/forecast, managing deadlines and dependencies across initiatives/projects, resourcing, and coordination of project team activities within the program.  
SkillsRoad Maps, Plans, Leadership, Forecasts, Project Life Cycle  
TypeContract 
Project Description 
Experience Required/ Mandatory Skills
  • Demonstrated senior leadership experience leading a portfolio of concurrent projects or initiatives with a total budget of at least $5 million/year. (6+ years)
  • Experience defining project scope, goals and deliverables that support project goals in collaboration with business stakeholders. (6+ years)
  • Experience developing program and project documents including governance documents, briefing notes, strategic plans, risk logs, roadmaps, project charters, project plans, project closures and status reports. (6+ years)
  • Experience leading complex (multi-stakeholder and multi-technology) projects. (6+ years)
  • Demonstrated senior leadership experience managing a portfolio of concurrent projects or initiatives staffed with a team of at least 25 people. (6+ years)
  • Demonstrated senior leadership experience within a custom software development environment. (6+ years)
  • Experience creating and managing program and project forecasts. (6+ years)
 
Nice To Have Skills
  • Demonstrated senior leadership experience managing program(s) in a complex business and technical environment. (3+ years)
  • Experience with project life cycle methodologies. (3+ years)
  • Experience leading and facilitating meetings with stakeholders at all levels. (3+ years)
  • Experience developing and maintaining positive stakeholder relationships across the organization, including executive level.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts.
  • Experience leading change management and communication planning activities. (3+ years)
  • Experience using MS Project tools in a project server environment. (3+ years)
  • Experience negotiating with vendors and other external stakeholders from the business partner perspective. (3+ years)
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Designation.
 
LocationEdmonton 
Work Environment1 year 
Hourly RateNegotiable