Onico Solutions

Exceptional IT Staffing

Senior Project Manager

The Senior Project Manager (PM) is responsible for coordinating the efforts of the project team and managing the budget and work plan across the Project Management Lifecycle (i.e. scope management, issues management, risk management, quality, etc.). To ensure desired outcomes are achieved including benefits realization.

Responsibilities

Manage complex projects for a business unit as a program in accordance with internal policy and procedure.  Work closely with peers, business unit heads, sponsors and key stakeholders through all project lifecycle phases, including initiation, selection, analysis, design, development, integration and test, implementation, and benefits realization ensuring desired outcomes. Deliver (as part of each project) guidelines for ongoing maintenance & support of solutions delivered;  ensure alignment with our client’s IT current and planned technical infrastructure, business strategy; ensures seamless introduction of change to production environments.

Requirements

  • 7 years managing and successfully implementing large programs with a high level of complexity and risk in an IT and business environment
  • Has managed all aspects of multiple projects to ensure project goals and outcomes achieve business objectives
  • Cross-Functional Business Change Management experience (i.e. people, process and tools)
  • 6 years of progressive broad-based information systems and business experience
  • Knowledge of SAP is an advantage

Skills

  • Demonstrated knowledge of PMLC — PMP Certification (an asset)
  • Ability to lead and influence executive and peers, and project teams to ensure best possible outcomes
  • Highly effective communicator
  • Excellent listening, coaching, group facilitation and conflict resolution skills
  • Expert in defining and analyzing problems and arriving at solutions
  • Solid knowledge of financial services products (i.e. loan processing) & processes – i.e. (i.e. collections process, underwriting process, etc.)
  • Well-developed interpersonal and client, stakeholder, and vendor management and relationship skills
  • Excellent team-building skills
  • Proven risk management

This is a minimum 6 month contract, with possible extension located in downtown Toronto.