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IS PROJECT MANAGER 

 

Aurora Cannabis is looking for a Project Manager to join our Information Services team in the fast-paced cannabis industry. The success candidate will be accountable for delivering multiple IS projects in alignment with the Aurora System Development Life Cycle (SDLC). This person will ensure projects are delivered with high quality, and on schedule and budget.   

 

RESPONSIBILITIES: 

 

  • Responsible for managing mid-large sized projects in a fast-paced environment 

  • Manage multiple projects, project resources and project governance 

  • Lead discussions and meetings with subcontractors, vendors, customers and management 

  • Work with the project team to confirm deliverables and services are being provided to client’s satisfaction 

  • Manage project(s) that will document business requirements, design and deliver IT solutions that are compliant with and contribute to the enterprise architecture 

  • Produce and package deliverables for presentation to various internal support teams, steering committee, and other project stakeholders. 

  • Develop project schedule plans and strategies, estimate resource requirements, develop and monitor work plans and take corrective action for completion of project tasks. 

  • Monitor project budget and track project costs; report project cost variances to project stakeholders on a regular basis. 

  • Liaise with project stakeholders to collect requirements and maintain effective communication. 

  • Develop and implement effective reporting to keep project stakeholders and senior management informed on key project metrics 

 

SKILLS REQUIRED: 

 

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 

  • Ability to work effectively with clients and all stakeholders for successful project completion 

  • Knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, Project, and Outlook) 

  • Experience estimating projects with varying budgets and details 

  • Ability to successfully manage small and large budgets 

  • Strong work ethic, highly motivated and enjoys a challenge 

  • Detail conscious and result oriented 

  • High level of professionalism, integrity and ethics 

  • Willing and able to learn new skills and concepts quickly 

  • Enjoys a multi-faceted and dynamic work environment 

  • Able to prioritize and be flexible, while maintaining efficiency 

 

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: 

 

  • 5 + years of experience in a project management role in an enterprise IT environment 

  • Successful management of IT projects ranging from $50,000 to $1,000,000 

  • Proven ability to deliver clear and concise project documentation 

  • Proven ability to communicate with all levels of management, both verbally and in writing 

  • Proven ability to lead a project team, eliminate roadblocks, and manage risks 

  • Ability to demonstrate high level functional and/or technical understanding of the scope of their projects 

  • Customer service driven with excellent communication and people skills 

  • Results oriented with the ability to effectively prioritize 

  • Demonstrated skills in strategic planning, risk mitigation, and operational problem solving 

  • Proactive and displays initiative: Seeks out information, answers, etc. without needing to be pushed to do so 

  • Ability to forecast resource requirements effectively 

  • Ability to pick up projects mid-stream and deliver the projects to successful completion 

  • PMP Certification is an asset 

 

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 

 

Aurora Cannabis Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

 

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