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Career Fair – Senior Program Manager

CGI

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Career Fair – Senior Program Manager We are Canada’s largest independent information technology services firm, and after 40 years, we’re still growing! We have challenging career opportunities for several Senior Program Managers to work for our clients across various industries. Position Summary: The role of the Senior Program Manager is to manage the project solution components from initiation to post-implementation. The ideal candidate will collaborate and lead a global team and will be primarily responsible for deliverables management, coordination and management of client reviews, coordination with global CGI delivery centres, issue and risk management, budget and contract management as well as reporting to CGI and client senior executives. Job Responsibilities :•Lead projects of level 3 and 4 complexity as the primary delivery executive with full accountability for contract management, engagement financials, client relationships, and service delivery quality. •Build and maintain relationships with senior executives within our client organizations. •Report on delivery status to executive bodies within the client organization and within CGI. •Developing and maintaining integrated project plans, work breakdown structures and timelines•Developing and maintaining cost estimates, resource plans and any other documentation required to control the project budget and statements of work•Proactively anticipating issues and/or organizational challenges and developing mitigating strategiesClient Focused :•Managing client, vendor and technology relationships as required and making recommendations to senior management as the opportunities arise•Identify and develop new business opportunities. •Ability to develop and build strong productive working relationships with clients and internal stakeholders. •Ability to lead and participate in executive level business and technology discussions. •Demonstrated success at collaborating, building consensus, and driving multiple projects to completion Internally Focused :•Leading the project team through problem determination and issue resolution as required•Communicating and reinforcing project methodologies and standards developing all project artifacts as required•Directing and leading the project team and providing ongoing advice and guidance•Manage and mentor project managers and other senior delivery consultants and their deliverables based on timelines established•Monitoring all testing and implementation activities ensuring that all phases/aspects of testing are covered based on the project to ensure project is delivered on time and on budget.Education :• University / College level degree program in IT and/or business Qualifications :•Project Management Certification (PMP) and/or Program Management Certification(PgMP)•10 + years of Project delivery experience in the role of Project Director or Engagement Manager with full financial accountability, successful delivery of more than one project of a level 4 complexity as defined by the following dimensions: • Effort – 10,000 person days or higher • Budget — $10 million or higher • Duration – 18 months or longer • Team Size – 30 team members or more • Geographic Locations of Work Performed – at least 3 • Multiple stakeholders in a complex stakeholder environment • Multiple delivery partners or subcontractors • High degree of solution/services complexity and innovation •Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills. •Strong problem solving and presentation skills. •Experience with the systems development lifecycle, methodologies, estimating, and architecture will be useful for this role •Flexibility to travel to client sites across the GTA is required. At CGI, we’re a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company – one that has grown to 68,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients – and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at www.cgi.com.This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. No unsolicited agency referrals please.WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Skills Reference 432460

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At CGI, we are a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company – one that has grown to 68,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients – and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at www.cgi.com.

This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.

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