EATPM-1978-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 requires a Senior Project Manager to manage a large project, ensure it is on time, on scope and on budget as well as coordinate amongst several teams of resources, both internal and external.  
SkillsPMP, Work plans, Matrix environment, Risk Management 
TypeContract 
Project Description 
Experience Required/ Mandatory Skills
  • Currently active PMP Certification as issued by the Project Management Institute or equivalent
  • Experience as a Project Manager in an Information Technology environment for a large and complex organization. (5+ years)
  • Experience in developing detailed project management plans and strategies, estimate resource requirements, develop and monitor work plans for completion of project tasks. (8+ years)
  • Experience in implementing IT solutions in a matrix environment (5+ years)
  • Experience identifying, analyzing and managing project risks and issues on IT projects and services. (5+ years)
 
Nice To Have Skills
  • Experience in leading and facilitating conversations with multiple internal/external stakeholder groups and negotiations. (5+ years)
  • Experience in quantitative and qualitative analysis of costs and benefits for IT solutions. (5+ years)
  • Experience in the development of business cases for initiatives in any of the following type of projects: strategic, business improvement or information technology. (5+ years)
  • Experience with developing and executing communication plans. Must have demonstrated experience of having drafted, reviewed, presented and implemented Communication Plans clearly listed on resume to meet this requirement. (1+ year)
  • Experience with project change management processes (e.g. scope change requests, Project Change Requests, Decision Requests etc). (5+ years)
  • Experience in resolving business issues and developing business solutions. (3+ years)
  • Experience in MS Project version 2010 or higher. (1+ year)
  • Experience in communicating and developing presentations for all levels in an organization. (5+ years)
  • Experience in managing organizational and technological change. (5+ years)
  • Experience conducting, facilitating and interpreting impact and risk assessments across multiple alternatives for IT solutions. (5+ years)
  • Experience with team collaboration tools such as Microsoft SharePoint (2+ years)
  • Experience in managing artifacts compliance following PMP and PMBOK standards (5+ years)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience using interpersonal skills for negotiations and effective consensus building.
  • Ability to learn quickly, problem solve/troubleshoot, work independently and/or in a team environment.
  • Ability to manage stress and conflict
  • Experience conducting or facilitating Joint Application Design (JAD) sessions with stakeholder involvement from multiple internal business units and external organizations. (5+ years)
 
LocationEdmonton 
Work Environment2 years with possibility of one 6-month extension 
Hourly RateNegotiable