David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit a talented Senior Project Manager on a 1 year contract.
We are looking for a passionate individual who will be reporting to the Executive Director of Finance Transformation. The successful candidate will be highly experienced and be able to act independently in complex situations and exercise the appropriate judgement of when to engage with the Executive Leadership team. Working collaboratively with the team who will become the future user base of the financial system implementation is key.
Coordinates work performed by IT staff and Internal Customers / Partners by defining project requirements, performing feasibility and needs/impact assessments.
Develops detailed project plans and manages all implementation processes including resource allocation, progress tracking, monitoring change control process, testing, documentation, training and on-time delivery within budget constraints.
Projects may have multiple phases and vary in number, size and complexity.
The Ideal Candidate:
Must be fluent in both English and French to write, communicate, facilitate, and present cogently, to all levels of internal staff and management.
Knowledge of various types of IT project methodologies and life cycles (i.e. waterfall / agile / design / development / testing / implementation and the correct project application.
Experience working with SAP and IBM TM1 & Planning Analytics is required. Familiarity with other ERP systems and leading Business Intelligence software relevant to user base will be considered an asset (i.e. Workday, Hyperion, etc.)
Knowledge of standards relevant to the software industry, e.g. ISO, CMM, Six Sigma.
Familiarity with IT concepts of master data management, data integrity and change management.
Advanced skill in the use of project management software to manage projects (e.g. MS Project and other auxiliary tools)
Demonstrated skill in managing project budgets and timelines.
Excellent analysis, problem solving, team, conflict management and time management skills.
If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to David Newark, Consultant, Aplin Information Technology. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. #LI-OTT
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