Sr. Project Manager

Post Date

Jun 04, 2024

Location

Calgary,
Alberta

ZIP/Postal Code

T2J7E8
Canada
Sep 13, 2024 Insight Global

Job Type

Contract

Category

Project Manager

Req #

CAL-709331

Pay Rate

$58 - $88 (hourly estimate)

Who Can Apply

  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work in Canada

Job Description

About the Position:
We are seeking an experienced and dynamic Senior Project Manager with a strong background in procurement and data management. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience working in large organizations with multiple ERP systems and will be proficient in facilitating scrums and managing projects using agile methodologies. This role requires a proactive leader who can navigate complex projects, manage scope effectively, and keep the team focused on delivering high-quality results.
Key Responsibilities

- Project Management:
Lead and manage multiple projects from initiation through completion, ensuring they are delivered on time, within scope, and within budget.

- Procurement Data Expertise
Utilize deep knowledge of procurement processes and data management to drive project success and provide valuable insights to stakeholders.

- Agile Methodologies
Facilitate scrum ceremonies, including daily stand-ups, sprint planning, sprint reviews, and retrospectives. Implement and promote agile practices within the team.

- Scope Management:
Identify and manage project scope, preventing scope creep through effective requirement gathering, clear documentation, and stakeholder communication.

- Stakeholder Engagement:
Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including procurement, data, IT, and business units, to ensure project alignment and stakeholder satisfaction.

- Risk Management:
Proactively identify and mitigate project risks, ensuring project continuity and minimizing impact on project deliverables.

- ERP Systems:
Leverage experience with multiple ERP systems to integrate and align project goals with organizational objectives.

- Reporting and Documentation
Maintain comprehensive project documentation, including status reports, risk logs, and issue logs. Communicate project progress to stakeholders and senior management.

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Required Skills & Experience

Strong understanding of procurement processes and procurement data
o Spend channels, data collection, vendor portfolios
Proficiency in agile methodologies and experience facilitating scrum ceremonies.
Excellent communication, negotiation, and stakeholder management skills.
Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities
Experience working with ERP systems (SAP S4 HANA & Ariba)
Experience working with IT to create dashboards

Nice to Have Skills & Experience

Experience working with power BI
Experience working with HANA Cubes

Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.