Our valued public sector client is seeking a senior IT project manager to manage a large-scale application modernization initiative.
The CAS Horizontal Initiatives section is responsible for managing the modernization of its existing Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) SAP solutions to a new set of ERP SAP solutions by 2025.
The current CAS solutions is utilized by both the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) and the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA).
The section is responsible for initiating, planning, executing, monitoring and controlling all phases of the project by engaging project stakeholders.
Tasks include :
Develop, maintain and execute project documentation including work breakdown structures, detailed project plans, roadmap, timelines, resource plans, training plans and other project related plans;
Report progress of the project on an ongoing basis, and at scheduled points in the life cycle to the project sponsors and, if required, to senior management committees;
Take the lead in the development, implementation and improvement of strategies and processes to manage risk, change, issues, communication, and reporting processes in a complex environment;
Ensure project close and wrap-up activities are performed and documented according to generally accepted project standards;
In conjunction with the project sponsor, is responsible for ensuring the necessary project initiation and gating / review processes are completed satisfactorily and on time;
Report progress of the IT project on an ongoing basis to project stakeholders via approved governance
Produce Executive level presentations, reports and briefing notes;
Facilitate and support project planning sessions, post mortems & lessons learned sessions, and program management meetings.
Expertise and Skills
Project Management, Project Manager 8 - 10 years
5 - 7 years : Please outline your largest ERP modernization project
National Capital Region