MNP LLP

  • Project Manager or Senior Project Manager, Technology Consulting

    Position ID
    2018-4052
    Position Type
    Full Time
    Position Location(s)
    CA-MB-Winnipeg
  • DIFFERENT BY DESIGN

    At MNP we pride ourselves on being different – it’s our entrepreneurial drive that sets us apart. It’s the same drive that’s helped us become Canada’s fastest growing national firm. We foster collaboration, value your ideas, promote based on talent, live balanced lifestyles and make time for FUN. We are one firm, one team, collaborating to support you wherever you want to take your career.

     

    Join the momentum. We are seeking a Project Manager or Senior Project Manager for our growing Technology Consulting team. Driving business excellence, MNP is a leading national accounting, tax and business consulting firm in Canada. Our Consulting team works with organizations in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors to provide innovative strategies tailored to maximize efficiencies, enhance performance and increase profitability. Specifically, our recognized Technology Consulting team works with clients to translate technology issues and opportunities into meaningful results that meet organizational needs.

     

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    Performance Expectations

    • Manage the organization of key client projects; ensure projects are delivered on-time and within budget and scope
    • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors to ensure a flawless execution of projects
    • Develop project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders; ensure technical feasibility
    • Ensure resource availability and allocation
    • Develop a detailed project plan to track progress
    • Use appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule and cost
    • Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques
    • Monitor project timelines against targets and adjust where necessary; advise management of project status and seek clarification on discrepancies, where applicable
    • Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders
    • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
    • Establish and maintain relationships with their parties/vendors
    • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
    • Develop a thorough understanding of MNP’s services, businesses and industry
    • Raise awareness of MNP through discussions at community events including client and company sponsored functions
    • Contribute to the development of new ideas and approaches in order to improve work processes

    Credentials

    • Completion of a Bachelor’s Degree in related field, preferably in computer science or engineering
    • Completion of additional certifications (e.g. PMP, PRINCE II) is considered an asset
    • Minimum of six (6) to nine (9) years of proven project management experience in the information technology sector
    • Solid technical background with understanding, or hands-on experience, in software development and web technologies
    • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
    • Background in business, management, budgeting and analysis
    • Thrive when planning projects and working with project teams
    • Some travel may be required

    Core Competencies and Personal Characteristics

    • Integrity – professional whose honesty, integrity, confidentiality and high ethical standards contributes to effective leadership and optimal business relationships
    • Energy – displays enthusiasm, optimism and passion while maintaining a high level of productivity and a balanced lifestyle
    • Diversity – understands the importance of different backgrounds, perspectives and experiences and is respectful of individual differences
    • Communication – effectively expresses ideas and conveys information in business writing, conversations and interactions with others that make an impact and persuade their intended audience(s)
    • Client Service Excellence – understands the importance of quality client service, proactively identifies client needs and creates strategies to proficiently serve clients
    • Forward Thinking – anticipates the implications of situations, takes appropriate action as needed and prepares for possible contingencies
    • Agility with Change – initiates, sponsors and implements change by taking a facilitative catalyst role
    • Accuracy – pays close attention to detail and ensures work and information are complete and thorough
    • Flexibility – effectively manages multiple assignments, adapts to changing priorities and is able to work independently or as part of a team
    • Influencing Others – gains team members’ support for ideas, proposals, projects and solutions

    TOTAL REWARDS

    MNP encourages a balanced lifestyle and offers benefits that suit the way our team members work and play! In addition to a competitive salary, our total rewards package includes paid personal days, wellness program initiatives, health and dental benefits, a group pension plan with matching contribution, firm sponsored social events, and professional development assistance.

     

    MNP proudly serves and responds to the needs of our clients in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. Through partner-led engagements, we provide a collaborative, cost-effective approach to doing business, with innovative strategies to help organizations succeed across the country and around the world.

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