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Project Manager

Date: Nov 6, 2022

Location: Thornhill, ON, CA, L3T 7P9

Company: CAA Club Group

About Us

CAA Club Group is currently seeking an IT Project Manager. In this role, you will collaborate with IT resource managers, directors, project sponsors, external partners and other stakeholders on the planning, organization and implementation of IT Projects in support of business strategies.

Who we are

As Canada's largest automobile association, we are passionate about keeping our Members safe-- whether they are on the road, at home, or travelling abroad. Meeting the diverse needs of our two-million Members requires high performing, forward thinking, and innovative people who work collaboratively to keep propelling our business forward. Life at CAA Club Group is fast paced, performance-driven and rewarding. We value our Associates' career growth and ongoing professional development-- and we regularly recognize their achievements and outstanding results. CAA Club Group (CCG) is known for providing stellar emergency roadside assistance to our motoring Members and non-Members. We work hard and play hard. We're about doing what's right and feeling good about it.

Position Details

What You Will Do

  • Manage IT Application Development and Infrastructure projects
  • Provide project management direction and guidance to project teams, adhering to proven project management methodologies including Agile Scrum methodologies and processes
  • Define and manage the project charter, budget, scope and project management plan
  • Establish performance measures for project members and provide meaningful and timely feedback.
  • Recommend information technology strategies, policies, and procedures by evaluating organization outcomes; identifying problems; evaluating trends; anticipating requirements.
  • Accomplish financial objectives by forecasting requirements; preparing an annual budget; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective action.
  • Determine the objectives and measures upon which the project will be evaluated at its completion
  • Oversee operational management of project resources· Review and provide input on project documentation
  • Collaborate with resource / functional managers to effectively resource projects
  • Collaborate on the review and analysis of key business processes relating to their project
  • Work within project portfolio framework and adhere to defined standards and guidelines
  • Develop and support innovative solutions to meet the needs of the business that align with system architecture and strategic goals
  • Provide regular updates and information to project stakeholders regarding project progress and emerging issues

 

Who You Are

  • University Degree in computer science or an analytical discipline
  • 7-10 Years of project management experience in IT application development / infrastructure projects.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification an asset
  • Certified Scrum Master designation is an asset
  • Strong understanding of technology concepts including SOA architecture, Web Services, Data Exchange standards, Mobile Development, Data warehouse etc.
  • Strong ability to motivate and inspire others to achieve extraordinary results in a high performance culture
  • Excellent skills in project management and planning, using tools such as Microsoft Project, JIRA etc.
  • Strong leadership and stakeholder management skills
  • Exemplary communications skills specifically in communicating complex/technical information to a wide audience
  • SAP Product knowledge is an asset.

Our Commitment

We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to providing employment accommodation in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA). CAA CCG will provide accommodations to job applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require an accommodation, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs.