project manager

Location: Markham, Ontario, Canada
Summary of Role
Reporting to the General Manager, this Project Management role is the client facing representative of our projects. This role requires excellent communication, organizational skills and critical thinking. The Project Manager is fully involved in the entire life cycle of the project from requirements gathering to final implementation. Our Project Managers are also able to explore new and emerging technology and contribute to the base features of our world class e-commerce platform.
This is an excellent opportunity for a driven and ambitious individual who enjoys challenge, working with like-minded team members and testing their limits while continually learning and growing.

Location: Markham, Ont
Salary: Up to 75K, commensurate with experience 
 
Responsibilities
  • Conduct requirements analysis and Gap/Fit with customers
  • Critically analyze feature requests and present options and alternatives that fit within given constraints (budget, timeline, etc.)
  • Prepare business documents with detailed business requirements and use cases including visual workflow
  • Plan and budget projects including resource allocations
  • Manage assigned development resource to ensure timelines and specifications are accurately met
  • Develop strong working relationships with both internal and external customers creating an environment of trust and open communication
  • Identify project risks and develop mitigation strategies
  • Manage issue lists and change request process throughout the project
  • Create and maintain detailed status reporting and related internal and external communications
  • Work with existing methodology to execute predictable and consistent solution implementations
  • Reconcile weekly project time entries and assist billing with preparation of service invoicing
Skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Excellent leadership, negotiation and mediation skills
  • Conduct workshops with stakeholders to define business requirements
  • Ability to control a room / meeting to stay on agenda and on task
  • Comfortably communicate with client side executive management
  • Understanding of Software Development Life Cycle
  • Web and or online experience in ASP .NET
  • Familiar with application of methodology in project planning and execution
  • Working with a multi-disciplinary team
  • Communicating and translating business requirements in to functional requirements
  • Effective time management
  • Operating in a fast paced environment
  • Demonstrate a high degree professionalism internally and externally
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Visio, Project
Experience
  • 2 – 4 years in a Product or Project Manager role
  • 3 – 5 years of web based solutions delivery, preferably e-commerce
  • Familiar with web based technologies, IIS, SQL, asp.net
  • Customer facing communications
  • Marketing or communication experience
  • Preparing and executing project plans
  • Comfortable working in a team environment
  • Dynamics NAV or similar ERP experience a bonus
  • Computer Sciences or Business Administration diploma / degree or equivalent work experience
  • Travel: 20%
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