Project Manager

  • Location

    Mississauga, Canada

  • Sector:

    Other Areas

  • Contact:

    Donna Randolph

  • Job ref:

    2109

  • Published:

    over 7 years ago

  • Duration:

    0.0

  • Expiry date:

    2013-08-08

  • Startdate:

    2012-09-17

Job Title: Project Manager
Location: Mississauga, ON
Type: 3 month Contract to Permanent

Interviews start: August 15, 2012

Starts: September 17, 2012

 

Overview:

Our client is seeking a talented Project Manager with a strong retail PM background along with software experience to join their team.

 

Job Duties/Responsibilities:

 

-Ensure projects are completed on-time, within budget, and within customer expectations of quality and functionality

-Prepare and maintain a detailed project schedule and play a lead role in scoping, planning, costing, and pricing projects; responsible for statement of work development and risk assessment

-Manage customer acceptance of the solution, ensuring customer expectations stay in line with the agreed statement of work; taking the lead in working through all issue

-Coordinate the establishment of a project environment that includes preparing and maintaining a roles/responsibility matrix, personnel plan and resource schedule for each project member.

-Measure, track, evaluate and communicate progress against the Project schedule using project reports including project financials and project reporting compliance.

-Author a weekly status report that is distributed and reviewed each week with the end user (Customer) in status meetings.

-Tool usage will include but is not limited to MS Project, PSA, Excel and MS Word

-Ensure execution and accuracy of monthly forecasts, billings along with the managing procurement and payment of contractors

-Travel is estimated to be approximately 40% of a work year.

 

Qualifications/Experience/Education:

 

-4-8 years of project management experience

-Experience at working effectively in challenging solution implementation environments

-Experience managing complex, technology projects

-Appropriate PM formal education which could be: Completion of ESI courseware with Master’s -Certificate in Project Management, Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification through PMI, NCR’s PMIC

-French Canadian Verbal and Written Skills an asset.