Term: 1 Year
Start Date: November 2013
Project direction and strategy to the project teams through all phases of projects (initiating, planning, executing, monitoring/controlling & closing).
-Project management direction consistent with the PMI standards while integrating and alignment of other methodologies where and as appropriate.
-Leadership in the planning and execution of activities for change management, communication and business transition.
-Project reporting, status updates and issues management
-Transition planning and delivery to an operationally ready environment.
-Management of diverse groups
-Acquire and coordinate internal resources
Attendance at departmental development activities at the request of Client Site
The proponent will also deliver business analysis services. Typical, but not all-inclusive, Business Analyst activities will include:
Workshop facilitation / interviews
Business process modeling and mapping
Assistance with training and communication activities
Assist in the implementation of business change
Proven project management capabilities, with a preference for an individual who has attained a PMP designation. Five to eight years project management experience in business process projects and/or end-user focused information technology operation or initiatives.
Proven abilities in analysis, process modeling, and problem solving using a variety of tools, methodologies and techniques. Three to five years business analysis experience in business process focused projects and/or end-user focused information technology operation or initiatives.
Proven abilities in facilitating workshops, negotiating and building consensus with individuals from both an office and field setting with different business needs
Advanced skills and experience in business report writing/documentation
Demonstrated skills and experience working in a diverse team environment
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Business experience specifically relating to the business operations sector. Business experience in the energy or utility sector would be an asset.
MS Project and MS Office software experience and knowledge.
SAP skill and experience is not mandatory but would be an asset.
Please send updated resume, availability and hourly rate by Tuesday October 15, by 5:00 pm