Harris Computer Systems

Project Manager

CA-ON-Toronto
3 months ago
Job ID
2017-3838
Company
Advanced Utility Systems
Category
Professional Services
Supervisory Role
No
Percent of Travel Required
50-75%

Position Overview

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Advanced Utility Systems is seeking a Project Manager to join their Professional Services team!

 

The primary function of the Project Manager (PM) is to assist the Company in exceeding the expectations of new and existing customers from concept to delivery and installation. The PM will act as the first point of contact for customers concerning their individual projects as well as ongoing business requirements.

 

An ideal candidate would have experience with direct customer contact, be a problem solver and a track record of navigating through complex projects while creating strong relationships internally and externally. If you are a person who wants to work for a values-based company with a solid growth plan; this is the opportunity you have been waiting for.  Applicants with a PMP designation and bilingual capabilities are desired.

 

The position is located at the Advanced headquarters in Toronto, ON.

 

Primary Functions

  • Lead all aspects of the project delivery, including managing the scope of the project and changes to the project deliverables, while ensuring customer satisfaction and profitability.
  • Effective communicator (Through presentations and in writing)
  • Provide team leadership; priority setting, decision making and problem solving
  • Resolve project issues and/or delays to reduce the impact on the client and ensure timely implementation.
  • Negotiate modifications and / or trade offs to project scope or delivery dates with client, based on project deliverables, contingencies and predefined acceptance criteria.
  • Explain implications of changes to project scope and / or objectives to client and management to ensure changes are understood and approved.
  • Analyze and recommend process improvements.

Qualifications

  • Bilingual in English and French and/or Spanish
  • PMP Designation

    Qualifications

  • 2 to 3 years of direct project management experience.
  • Strong problem solving skills.  Must be able to analyze information to make independent decisions quickly and effectively.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Experience negotiating resources and deliverables within a matrix organization.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Communications, or Information Systems preferred.
  • 5 to 7 years of Project Management experience

Company Overview

Advanced Utility Systems is the leader and most progressive utilities software company in North America. As one of the largest providers of water, electric and natural gas utility software, Advanced Utility Systems offers an all-encompassing suite of integrated systems from billing to service management with a long-term commitment to the utilities industry, through investment in its employees, new products, new technologies, and continuous improvement.

Advanced Utility Systems is the third largest division within Harris, a Constellation Software Inc. operating group. Constellation Software Inc. is the premier international provider of vertical market software, with offices and customers in over 30 countries, generating consolidated revenues in excess of US $210 million. Publicly traded and comprised of over 14,000 customers, Constellation Software Inc. has a mission to acquire, manage and build an exceptional and diverse portfolio of companies, selling software products to help customers achieve their goals and objectives.

Harris is an EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran employer.

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