Leaders Recruiting Inc. | Senior Project Manager
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Senior Project Manager

Location: Toronto (Downtown)

 

Our client’s customers demand quality and reliability and look for innovative ways to achieve it. The ideal candidate will be an experienced leader with solid experience in IT project management. They will have a proven track record of success in project delivery autonomously and collaboratively. Best in class organizational and project management skills are required.

 

The Senior Project Manager will direct and instruct the functional teams and can lead the work of a multi-disciplinary team. Assuring the highest standards of operation, the successful candidate will be responsible for implementation and project management of customer engagements. While the nature of the projects will vary, the core responsibilities and competencies required for successful project implementation are owned by the role. Reporting to the Manager of Project Management in the PMO.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Oversight and management of customer implementations
  • Customer exposure from limited to fully engaged
  • Ensure projects are delivered on time, on scope, on budget
  • Preparation of Statements of work, quotes and requirements gathering
  • Prepare and contribute presentations surrounding project scope, timeline, activities, issues, budget and status
  • Manage client and internal discipline leads expectations
  • Manage the project’s scope, ensuring that customer deliverables are met, comfortable with change procedures
  • Facilitate team meetings to communicate progress, status, issues, resourcing and priorities
  • Manage third party vendor and consultant budgets, timelines and scope delivery
  • Monitor timelines and financials, ensuring alignment with project plans
  • Work closely with the finance team to ensure billing is completed accurately and on time
  • Ensure quality assurance is established throughout the project life cycle
  • Escalates issue and risks to senior project management team

 

Requirements/Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, or equivalent
  • Demonstratable experience in management and delivery of IT projects across infrastructure, operations and systems implementations
  • 5-10+ years IT project management experience
  • ERP, CRM user application experience an asset
  • Proficiency in project management tools
  • Advanced user of Excel, with the ability to use data to drive structured problem solving and solutions across broad stakeholder groups
  • Experience working with infrastructure related projects is desirable