Sr. Project Manager

Category: Project Management
Main location: Canada, Ontario, Toronto
Position ID: J0322-2828
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

The Program Manager role is responsible for planning and governance and for overseeing the successful delivery of the Program. The Program Manager must have practical experience of having been a Project Manager for large and complex initiatives.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Ensuring the effective delivery of project activities, within approved scope, schedule and budget, while ensuring client satisfaction;
• Continually seeking opportunities to increase customer satisfaction and deepen client relationships, including promoting client collaboration on the resolution of any disputes or issues that arise during the project;
• Facilitating the definition of clear and attainable project objectives,
• Managing project financials and budget to ensure expected project margin / profitability is met;
• Maintaining the healthy management of your project by mitigating risks and defining resolution plans for addressing issues;
• Assisting in the preparation of proposals in conjunction with sales and delivery as required;
• Developing detailed statements of work, estimates and work schedules;
• Mentoring team members and junior Project Managers

Education:
• Post-secondary education in a relevant discipline or equivalent work experience
• PMP designation.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• 10+ year of managing large-scale, complex projects in a complex, multi-geographical environment
• 10+ years of Project Management experience, including Program Management experience
• Experience managing Agile development projects
• .NET, with MS Dynamics CRM / Salesforce and Cloud experience as a plus
• PMI certification.
• Demonstrated success establishing and maintain Executive-level relationships
• Excellent oral, written and presentation skills


Attributes:
• Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
• Ability to work under pressure with multiple priorities
• Ability to perform successfully under limited supervision
• Excellent problem solving and decision-making

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Skills:

  • Client Management
  • Communications Management
  • Financial Management
  • Issue Management
  • Project Management

What you can expect from us:

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While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees "members" because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

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