Reporting to the Manager, Project Delivery, the Senior Project Manager is part of the Corporate Technology Delivery team and plays a lead role in the delivery of Global and Canada-only projects and programs. The role is responsible for planning, coordinating, directing, leading, and controlling the implementation of large scale and/or highly complex projects using standard project delivery practices. The Senior Project Manager provides PM expertise on business and technology initiatives, collaborating with multiple stakeholders and solution providers to drive business results.
The Senior Project Manager is responsible for leading projects from original concept through to final implementation. The Project Manager works closely and effectively with various IT and business leaders, championing the development of strong project plans while leading cross-functional multi-disciplined resources through the execution of the plans to deliver projects that meet or exceed expectations (on time, on budget and quality of scope).
Works closely with project sponsors, business partners and delivery leadership to develop the project charter, including defining the scope, goals, objectives, approach, methodology and communication plan
Qualifications and Competencies:
Experience with corporate systems and business/transformation initiatives
Working knowledge of current SAP Project Management methodologies including the SAP Activate methodology (AGILE)
Project Management Professional (PMP) or equivalent credentials
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Great-West Life offers competitive compensation, great benefits such as medical, dental, life insurance, wellness account and personal days not to mention onsite cafeteria and fitness facilities. If you’d like to join our team submit your information online and introduce yourself.
Together Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life serve the financial security needs of more than 13 million people across Canada, with additional operations in Europe and the United States. As members of the Power Financial Corporation group of companies, we’re one of Canada’s leading insurers with interests in life insurance, health insurance, investment and retirement savings. We offer a broad portfolio of financial and benefit plan solutions for individuals, families, businesses and organizations.
We are committed to providing an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and to creating an environment where every employee has the opportunity to reach their potential.
Great-West Lifeco would like to thank all applicants, however only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted.