Senior Program Manager - ERP

Location: Burnaby, BC
Date Posted: 01-31-2018
On behalf of our client, Affinity Staffing is seeking a Senior Project Manager to leverage an expert level project manager to assist with project management functions to enable, plan, execute, monitor, and support the implementation of the ERP Project. The Project Manager is expected to bring demonstrated expertise in project management related to ERP and large-project implementations; as well as tools, templates and methodologies to assist in establishing and operating the project.
 
Responsibilities
 
  • Primary point of contact for PHSA on all interactions with Service Provider. 
  • Serves in a leadership capacity throughout the project. 
  • Establishes detailed project charter, plans and objectives to outline timelines and project deliverables. 
  • Executes project plan according to project methodologies, ensures successful and coordinated completion of project components, facilitates consensus with stakeholders as needed and ensures readiness for project implementation. 
  • Tracks project progress according to project plan and identified metrics. 
  • Monitors and reports on the status of projects and major barriers encountered. 
  • Makes decisions and recommendations regarding projects scope and related changes required to facilitate a successful outcome. 
  • Implements or contributes to the implementation of effective processes to assess project risks, identify risk mitigation strategies and monitor risk throughout the project lifecycle. 
  • Develops and monitors project budgets within the context of operational demands and environmental and resource constraints and uses best practice methods to thoroughly monitor and adhere to allocated budgets. 
  • Provides supervisory guidance and direction to staff. 
 
Requirements
 
  • A level of education, training and experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree (preferred) in Finance, Business, MBA, IT or relevant discipline 
  • Project management recent experience related to large scale ERP implementation 
  • Managing projects in a complex healthcare or public sector environment 
  • Minimum of (10) year’s recent experience providing project management services in producing and delivering innovative projects for high value, complex, technology related project initiatives. 
  • Experience or working knowledge of business process optimization methodology, change management and cloud solutions is considered an asset.
 
About Affinity Staffing:
Affinity Staffing is a full service Information Technology agency that takes a unique approach to recruiting. We believe recruiting is about creating long term relationships that foster a mutually beneficial partnership - an affinity. Bringing a new style of recruiting founded on four core principles – Transparency – Flexibility – Efficiency – Agility.
 
For more information on Affinity Staffing, please visit www.affinitystaffing.ca
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