West Works Group Inc.
Project Manager (Service Now) Contract Term This position closes at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, April 26th, 2013. This is an initial 6 month contract opportunity.Overview Our Client, a large oil and gas company, requires a Project Manager for a Service Now implementation. Role and Responsibilities - Identify necessary management structures for projects and secure the management involvement required - Oversee and control any external resources contracted to the project - Continually identify, prioritize and mitigate project risks - Drive proper project chartering and setup - Maintain strategic alignment of projects by analysing charters and reviewing with management decision makers, typically out of a PMO - Forecast internal resource capacity by tracking the progress of projects across the portfolio, typically out of a PMO - Perform team management, driving motivation, collaboration and performance - Manage project administrators or junior PMs as needed, typically out of a PMO in a larger organization - Provide an environment conducive to the mentoring, coaching and training of apprentice PMs - Estimate project costs and manage the budget (includes related scope control) - Define and drive and right-sized and project management processes (especially supporting quality assurance). Qualifications Required Skills: - Experience managing a Service Now Implementation project - Exceptional understanding of project management, risk management and value management methods, tools and techniques - 7 to 10 years in Project Management roles - Sound knowledge of Project Management best practices to ensure successful project delivery - Expert abilities in risk and issue management (including identification, mitigation and resolution) - Superior planning, organization and people management skills. - College diploma or university degree in Business or Information Systems - Microsoft Project knowledge. For these roles you also have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. You have the proven ability to provide service, develop consensus and successfully manage relationships. And most of all, you are a leader known for your positive, "can-do" attitude and customer-focused approach. Nice to have: - Project Management Professional (PMP) - Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) - ITIL Foundations. How to Apply If you meet the required Qualifications and are interested in this position, please forward your updated Resume with the Subject line WW1639 - Project Manager as a Word attachment to Information Technology Recruitment. This client will only consider candidates who are authorized to work in Canada for this opportunity. MYK62683JRDP