Cayenta is looking for an experienced senior Project manager to assist with key projects for our install base customers.
As a Project manager, you will report to the Director of Project Management Services and work closely with key stakeholders;
Operations Group, Key Clients, Finance, R&D, & Support Services
You will be based out of the Burnaby, BC office and will have the opportunity to travel throughout all of North America approximately 25-50% of the time.
Demonstrate outstanding project control, ensuring that project plans / schedules, project budgets, and scope control all exceed expectations.
Effective project management provided through, impact analysis, leading project scope negotiations, managing expectations of evolving project requirements
Identify, analyze and assess business opportunities, processes, and workflows for PMO process improvements
Project Delivery & Critical Issue Resolution
Adhere to the schedule of work for all phases (& refine as a project journey progresses) of the project including start-
up and post implementation follow-up.
Be knowledgeable on project deliverables and contractual documentation to ensure obligations and expectations are met.
Prioritize project needs based on tasks outstanding, obstacles or barriers, budgets, resources and deadlines.
Coordinate resolution of project issues and / or delays to reduce the impact on the project and ensure timely implementation.
Additional learning opportunities as project evolves.
Client Management & Leadership
Responsible for all aspects of the project delivery, including managing the scope of the project and changes to the project deliverables, while ensuring client satisfaction and organizational profitability.
Regular communication of project updates, critical issues, implications, and progress to our clients and our leadership team.
Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Communications, or Information Systems required.
PMP Certification considered an asset.
Minimum 5 - 7 years of Project Management experience (with 2 - 3 years of direct management) within a software environment.
Experience from the Big 4 professional services firms, MBB, Big Oil / Utilities or SAP / Oracle highly preferred.
Desired Competencies :
Problem solving, critical thinking and analytical skills; must be comfortable making decisions independently.
Detailed oriented, conscientious about meeting expectations, and ability to exceed expectations within a matrixed organization.
Entrepreneurial Spirit, with willingness to roll up sleeves’ and work at all levels of client organization.
Strong influencing, coaching and communication (both written and verbal) skills across all levels of an organization, plus a passion for seeing others succeed.
Must be able to successfully manage and complete multiple tasks within deadlines.
Must be able to travel up 25% of the time within North America without restriction.
Salary will be commensurate with experience and job responsibilities. Harris offers excellent fringe benefits including a generous vacation policy and health, dental, life and disability insurance.
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