Reference: #5948
Location: Ottawa, Ontario
Type: Sub-contract

Donna Cona Inc. is currently seeking an Operational Project Manager, for one of our key clients.

The ideal candidate SHOULD have the following:

  • Security clearance;
  • An undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems or related fields, MS certifications are an asset;
  • Three (3) to five (5) years of experience rolling out M365 E5 functionality, e.g. OneDrive, Teams, Stream, Forms;
  • Strong knowledge of project management methodologies, specifically Agile SCRUM and Waterfall;
  • Knowledge and understanding of working to support business needs;
  • Ability to direct user training and manage change in a remote work environment;
  • Ability to establish and maintain a high level of trust and confidence from project stakeholders;
  • High level of autonomy, strategic thinking, problem-solving, judgment and creativity;
  • Bilingual (English and French – asset);
  • Knowledge and experience with project management tools (e.g. MS Project, Jira) is an asset;
  • Proven ability to complete projects according to outlined scope, budget, and timeline; and
  • Excellent communication skills.

The following duties and tasks will be required from the Project Manager:

  • Develop and execute a M365 features/functionalities rollout plan;
  • Drive M365 training/adaptation for the new M365 features/functionalities as they are rolled out to ensure that business clients have the required knowledge and understanding to use them effectively;
  • Create and maintain project management documentation;
  • Understand business goals, set the project vision and manage the deliveries;
  • Manage cross-functional project team resources (internal and third parties);
  • Perform effort estimation and control project budgets;
  • Analyze and manage risks and provide mitigations;
  • Manage tasks effectively and follow up on progress;
  • Deal with conflicting timelines and priorities;
  • Provide status reports to management team; and
  • Ensure client satisfaction.
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