IT Project Manager (Fixed Term 6 months)


IO’s Finance, Technology, and Lending Enterprise Team ensures that IO is a financially efficient and effectively managed organization and that the agency’s finances are monitored, reported, and managed appropriately. The team also manages the infrastructure lending program, which has supported more than $15 billion in local infrastructure development, and IO’s Information Technology and Business Services, providing tools and systems to ensure secure, effective, and efficient operations.

What You Will Do

  • Provide IT project management support of Infrastructure Ontario’s business and information technology strategic and tactical plans. 
  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to build and update project plans for a range of project sizes, including complex, multi-year IT projects.
  • Lead project teams to successfully deliver initiatives, following the IT project methodology.
  • Provide support for IT’s Governance program and initiatives.
  • Apply a project management rigor to project execution, creating the appropriate project documentation and ensuring project controls are in place. 

 

What We're Looking For

  • A post-secondary degree, preferably in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, Business/Commerce, Mathematics or Sciences.
  • In-depth knowledge of project management concepts, practices and techniques (Project Management designation preferred).
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in project management of organizational change initiatives (which could involve outsourcing).
  • Proficient in the Microsoft Suite Office Products.
  • In-depth knowledge of project management life cycle, methodologies and support tools (e.g., MS Project, Waterfall, Agile etc.).
  • Strong oral and written communications skills in order to present options and recommendations to senior level people within the organization.

 

To be successful in this role, the ideal candidate will have demonstrable experience in project management of organizational change, and possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills, comfortable in dealing with external and internal stakeholders. Professional attitude and ability to handle sensitive issues and information tactfully and diplomatically.  Analytical skills to research, summarize and organize information.  Ability to work with limited guidance and support structures within the complex environment of an evolving organization.

Infrastructure Ontario is an inclusive employer, we encourage applications from all qualified candidates. We will accommodate your needs under the Ontario Human Rights Code. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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