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Project Manager II - Lower Mainland

Reference ID: PRO02409-16
Management and Executive
Full Time
Vancouver, BC     

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Position Overview:

As a Project Manager within the Customer Solutions Delivery team, you will have governance responsibility for multiple medium-sized, complex projects across BC and Alberta. You will provide overall direction and be accountable for the end-to-end implementation and ongoing management of these projects.

    •Manages all aspects of a project including, but not limited to, scope, execution, and budget
    •Monitors and controls project plan; conducts status reviews with team leaders and management
    •Identifies variances and initiates corrective action to stay on target
    •Conducts ROI and customer experience impact reviews on governed programs
    •Drives opportunity to manage material expenses through partnership with vendor management and field operations teams
    •Reviews third-party engagement in project delivery and cost management
    •Resolves and/or ensures appropriate resolution of all business and technical issues
    •Identifies and manages risks associated with the project; develops and executes contingency plan
    •Negotiates changes in budget with Project Owner and/or management
    •Maintains effective communication of status with management and the team


Required Knowledge:
    •Solid project management knowledge and methodologies
    •SAP knowledge and user experience is a strong asset
    •Knowledge of telecom infrastructure and planning daily activities is an asset

Required Skills & Abilities:
    •MS Office - strong Excel skills
    •Excellent communication skills
    •Strong analytical and problem resolutions skills
    •Strong time management skills
    •Ability to work effectively within a team

Required Professional Designation/Certification:
    •Post-secondary education in Finance, Engineering or a technical field such as Computer Science is an asset
    •PMP designation is an asset

Required Experience:
    •5 years minimum experience managing multiple medium complex projects
    •Wireline telecom project management and/or field experience
Who is TELUS?

We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada. Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses; and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

The TELUS team is as diverse as the society we live in and the customers we serve. We're also passionate about creating success for our customers, our shareholders, our communities and our team. And we do so by living the TELUS values and delivering on our Customers First commitments.

Do you share our passion?

At TELUS, you create future friendly® possibilities.

At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.

Posted: December 2, 2016
Closes:January 16, 2017
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TELUS (TSX: T, NYSE: TU) is Canada’s fastest-growing national telecommunications company, with $12.3 billion of annual revenue and 13.9 million customer connections, including 8.4 million wireless ...