Project Manager

June 1, 2018

Project Manager

Start/End Dates: 6/18/2018 – 6/17/2019

Work Location: TORONTO, ON 

 

Job Description:
Contract Length: 12 Months

 

Daily Responsibilities:

            • Managing project metrics, including gathering, reporting, trend analysis, creation, and metrics.

            • Budgeting, forecasting and Project Reporting Platform such as Clarity

            • Identify issues and problems and  generate solutions and choose appropriate alternatives using basic root cause analysis.

            • Develop project plans, manage individual deadlines and goals.

            • Interacting with senior leadership

 

Must Have Skills:

            • 10+ years of strong PM experience

            • Extensive experience working with senior stakeholders and executive level leadership

            • PMP

            • University Degree

            • Strong understanding of new Technology or PM approaches (Agile, scrum, iterative);

            • Strong communication skills (articulate, relate to and present to senior executives)

            • Advanced proficiency with all MS Office applications, MS Project and/or Visio.

            • Advanced proficiency with budgeting, forecasting and Project Reporting Platform such as Clarity.

            • Strong track record of managing large complex sized application software development projects within the financial services space

           

Nice to Have Skills:

            • Strongly desired tool suite knowledge (Atlassian products e.g. JIRA, Confluence, BitBucket, Stash…..); – however, must have experience similar kinds of collaboration tools

 

Attributes:

            • Ability to develop project plans, manage individual deadlines and goals.

            • Knowledge of project metrics, including gathering, reporting, trend analysis, creation, and metrics.

            • Ability to identify issues and problems, generate solutions and choose appropriate alternatives using basic root cause analysis.

            • Highly organized with good time management skills.

            • Customer service orientation and strong interpersonal skills.

            • Analytical thinker with creative problem solving skills and attention to detail.

            • Is able to impact and influence key project participants.

            • Displays expert team leadership capability and handles conflict resolution professionally.

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