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Senior Project Manager
Remote
Posted on 12/7/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
Canada
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
JIRA
Management
Communications
Requirements
  • 5-8 years of experience in Project Management
  • 5-8 years of experience working with business stakeholders within a cross-functional matrix environment
  • Experience working within a technical or engineering organization/knowledge of the high-technology industry is an asset. Government experience is highly valued
  • Excellent leadership, communication (written, oral, and presentation) and interpersonal skills
  • Experienced PM with the ability to successfully drive projects to completion while managing the right balance of process without burdening the entrepreneurial spirit of the company
  • Strong leadership, diplomatic and motivational skills including the ability to manage up, across and down multiple business and technology organizations
  • Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment demonstrating teamwork, innovation and excellence
  • Self-motivated and decisive with the ability to adapt to change and competing demands
  • Experience negotiating vendor/client contracts a plus
  • Flexible with proven ability to conform to shifting priorities, demands and timelines through logical and problem-solving capabilities
  • Experience motivating and managing various project team sizes, including internal and external resources, while holding team accountable for performance
  • Experience in establishing practices, templates, policies, tools and partnerships to expand and mature the capabilities of the PMO
  • A strong team-player with the ability to engage with all levels of the organization
  • Technical competence using software programs, including, but not limited to, Google Suite for business (Sheets, Docs, Slides), Jira
  • Entrepreneurial mindset and comfortable in a flat organization
  • Post-Secondary Diploma/Degree specialization in Business, Commerce or a related field
  • Professional Project Management (PMP) certification required
Responsibilities
  • Responsible for overall project execution success, serving as the main point of contact for client and senior management for the project
  • Support all aspects of the implementation and progression of assigned projects, from original concept through project closure activities
  • Provide leadership for project team by building and motivating team members to meet project goals and adhere to their responsibilities and project milestones
  • Coordinate definition of project scope and objectives
  • Assist in defining the resources required to support the project
  • Define high-level work plans, key project tasks and deliverables, and manage the integration of resources and knowledge across projects and tasks
  • Manage project issues and risks to mitigate impact to baseline, dependencies, and critical path deliverables
  • Manage change in scope
  • Communicate expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely manner
  • Provide status reporting regarding project milestones, deliverables, dependencies, risks and issues - communicating across leadership
  • Maintain up-to-date project document repository
  • Participate in establishing best practices, templates, policies, tools and partnerships to expand and mature these capabilities for the organization
  • Ensure adherence to corporate standards and practices and serve as a key contact in the escalation process
  • Coach, mentor and motivate more junior Project Managers
Geotab

1,001-5,000 employees

Open platform telematics technology provider
Company Overview
Geotab is on a mission to advance technology, empower businesses and make the roads safer for everyone. The company connects vehicles to the internet and provide web-based analytics to help organizations manage their fleets.
Benefits
  • Medical & dental
  • Retirement savings
  • Fitness membership
  • Baby bonus
  • Flex work arrangements
  • Home office reimbursement for select items
  • EV program
  • Learning reimbursement
Company Core Values
  • Collaborate and strive for transparency
  • Innovate and develop for the future
  • Do the right thing
  • Keep it simple
  • Embrace change
  • Work hard, your way