Project Manager

 •  Maple Leaf Foods Mississauga, ON

8 - 10 years experience  •  Consumer Goods / Miscellaneous

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/15/17
Mississauga, ON
8 - 10 years experience
Consumer Goods / Miscellaneous
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/15/17

 RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead the planning of projects consisting of managing timelines and coordination of an integrated project team and sub-team activities (internal and external resources)
  • Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables
  • Define project scope, tasks and estimate resource skills and requirements in a detailed project plan
  • Perform quality assurance on deliverables including setting and controlling scope, budget and timeline
  • Communicating status and vision to client management and stakeholders
  • Budgetforecasting, budgeting and tracking
  • Execute change management activities for go live readiness
  • Manage project execution to approved timelines, deliverables, and budget; communicate progress, key issues, and risks to all stakeholders
  • Prepare project related content materials as required inclusive of Sponsor Committee updates and project status reports that capture status, key issues, risks, mitigating actions, and potential solutions per the standard MLF program/project governance and methodology
  • Track project deliverables using the standard MLF tools (SharePoint and MS Project Server)

  

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & COMPETENCY REQUIREMENTS:

  • University undergraduatedegree in related discipline or equivalent
  • PMP certification preferred
  • 8-10 years related Project Management field experience
  • Minimum of 3 successful full SAP implementations as Project lead role
  • Experience leading change and managing in a complex environment
  • Managing a team with more than 20 team members preferred
  • Demonstrated leadership who inspires a team and managerial skills
  • Demonstrated client relationship management skills
  • Ability to work closely with Process Owners and other key stakeholders to communicate progress and vision and facilitate buy-in
  • Strong process and industry knowledge within CPG
  • Deep understanding of SAP software; preferably in Supply Chain and Manufacturing but not limited to
  • Deep understanding of project implementation methodology
  • A facilitator who is able to influence and manage change
  • Flexible management style with ability to adapt leadership style to situation
  • Ability to manage large volume of work through effective prioritization, communication and excellent execution
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) in dealing with all levels of the business
  • Solid business sense – in tune with the business, shows an interest in the otherdepartments of the business and how they contribute to the overall success of the company
  • A proven problem solver with ability to manage in ambiguous and complex environment
  • Self-starter with strong bias for action and follow through

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