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PROJECT MANAGER, SCIENCE

 

Aurora Cannabis Inc. is currently looking for a PROJECT MANAGER, SCIENCE to work with Research & Development team in Nisku, AB, in the fast-paced cannabis industry. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that new research and development projects are delivered on schedule and on budget.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Managing business integrations
  • Plan, execute, and monitor a variety of projects throughout their lifecycle to ensure that they are completed on budget and on schedule
  • Liaise with cross-functional project stakeholders to collect requirements and maintain effective communication
  • Provide leadership to the project team and work with team members to achieve common objectives
  • Oversee and coordinate the development of new product lines ensuring that innovative products are introduced to market in a timely manner
  • Work closely with technology development team to prioritize new features, plan and execute upcoming sprints
  • Develop and implement effective reporting to keep project stakeholders and senior management informed on key project metrics

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

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

·       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

·       Ability to work effectively with a multi-disciplinary team

·       Effective verbal and written communication skills

·       Customer service orientation

·       Robust project management skill set

·       Problem solving and analysis

·       Strategic thinking

·       Bilingual (English/French) is preferred

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

·        Bachelor’s degree in plant science or a related discipline

·        Minimum of 3+ years of experience in managing large-scale research and/or early product development projects

·        Experience managing projects involving multi-disciplinary teams operating in a fast-paced, innovation driven environment

·        PMP designation or equivalent certification would be considered an asset

·        Knowledge of the emerging cannabis industry would be considered 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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