Delivery Manager

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Category: Project Management
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Position ID: J0917-1228
Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

This is an exciting time for CGI, and we want you to be part of it.
We are Canada's largest independent information technology services firm, and after 35 years, we're still growing! We're expanding in Atlantic Canada and we need your skills, enthusiasm, and dedication as part of our team.
A position has become available for a strong technical project manager to join our financial services practice. The successful candidate will have a strong delivery background of either existing technical management or a proven history of organised delivery as a senior consultant for challenging and dynamic projects.

The candidate is expected to oversee the quality, and delivery of multiple small projects within a particular domain/division of the clients business. Because of the strong technical element of this role, a preference will be given to candidates who possess a strong background with SDLC.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

•Manage day to day operations and delivery of the development teams, both locally and off-site
•Provide member management support and services for their respective teams
•Ensure compliance with fixed price contracts with client
•Financial Reporting
•Manage and oversee utilisation and capacity
•Provide regular status and metrics as defined in the project plan and contracts
•Produce weekly, monthly, quarterly reports as defined by the SDM
•Manage hiring and resourcing project teams in accordance with project scope and budget
•Maintain and build client relationships
•Provide oversight and direction on quality and standards across the engagement
•Any other activities that may be deemed as within the scope of a typical project manager

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Required Level of Education:
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science and/or Business OR a Diploma in IT and/or Business with equivalent IT experience

Soft Skills:
• Strong written and oral communication skills
• Critical eye for detail
• Positive attitude
• Able to multitask effectively
• Have excellent time management, task planning and prioritization skills
• Able to adapt quickly to changing client requirements
• Able to work effectively with minimal supervision
• Enjoy working in a self-teaching, learning organization
• Ability to build strong relationships with clients and team members

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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.

Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

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.


Skills:

  • Agile / Collaborative Method
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Communication (Oral/Written)

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