Project Manager (PM Level 2)

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Category: Infrastructure/Cloud
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Position ID: J1117-1696
Employment Type: Full Time


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Position Description:

Are you motivated by the opportunity to delight your clients by providing them with innovative solutions to complex technical problems? These are exciting times for CGI and are looking for talented individuals to trail blaze with us. If you have a pioneering spirit and thrive on innovative projects where you can influence the direction of technical strategy, now is the time to join this dynamic team. We need to increase our capacity to satisfy growing client demand globally and are looking for top talent. Meet the challenge offered by complex technical initiatives while gaining experience and developing further in your project management career.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

•Deliver expected project margin/profitability
•Document and assess impacts of project change requests in a timely manner
•Execute various activities to deliver projects using the project plan, work plan, risk log, communication plan, issue logs and resolution as well as managed change requests,
•Plan, organize, manage and communicate the activities to ensure the project objectives meet to client, team and executive satisfaction.
•Ensure management of activities, quality deliverable and the use of the CGI quality processes (CPMF)
•Ensure time charged by members applies to the appropriate task and control the project budget.
•Complete satisfaction surveys with the client upon project completion and obtain signoff.
•Obtain engagement and approvals by all players; individual members, teams and the client plus suppliers.
•Maintain the healthy management of your project by mitigating risks and defining resolution plans for addressing issues
•Contribute to client satisfaction appraisal throughout the delivery of your projects
•Obtain, validate and understand the cost model and project profit margin for every project you are assigned.
•Define functional structure of the project; prepare work plans for planning and scheduling the required resources

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

More than 5 years of Project Management experience
Successfully managed the delivery of 4 to 10 medium complexity projects; From 500 to 3,000 person days of effort, $250K and $3M in Revenue and 6 to 12 months in duration.
•Executed various activities to deliver projects using, the project plan, work plan, risk log, communication plan, issue logs and resolution as well as managed change requests.

Education and Certification

Diploma: Bachelor in Computer Science or equivalent. Masters in Project Management is an asset.

•Certification: Project Management institute (PMI) is an asset.

What you can expect from us:

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

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CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.

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