22 days old

Project Manager

Saskatchewan Workers' Compensation Board
Regina, Saskatchewan S4P 4L1

Project Manager, IT

Regina Head Office

Permanent Appointment

WCB:

We are the provincial agency that delivers workplace insurance to Saskatchewan employers and benefits to Saskatchewan workers when they are hurt at work. Our legislation, The Workers’ Compensation Act, 2013 , describes the workplaces that we cover and the benefits we provide.

We are a monopoly. This means that the employers in industries that are mandated by our Act must insure through us. Employers in industries excluded by our Act may apply for coverage. It also means that workers injured in an industry mandated by our Act can claim benefits from us.

Description:

The Project Manager is responsible for managing a portfolio of IT projects as assigned including one or more highly complex or enterprise wide IT and business project(s) to support the strategic, tactical and operational needs of the Workers’ Compensation Board in partnership with senior leadership in the business units. The Project Manager will support the establishment and continuous improvement of the standards, procedures and practices of the IT Project Management Office. The Project Manager should be proficient in both agile and waterfall project management methodologies and project management toolsets. This position will be responsible for providing leadership and team management for the assigned project team members; ongoing mentoring and support of project management capabilities across the IT division and vendor management activities.

Requirements

Qualifications:

A University Degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited University

Minimum of 5 -7 years’ experience as an information systems professional in a medium to large systems environment with demonstrated experience in progressively responsible roles including:

  • Three to five years of direct IT project management experience
  • Experience in the use of project management software and tools
  • Extensive and varied project management experience

The following designations and certifications will be considered as an asset in this position: PMP, Prince 2, ITIL v3, Prosci CM

Prior project experience/qualifications in the following areas would be beneficial:

  • Workers Compensation or Insurance Industry
  • Project Management and Capacity Management
  • Business Process Re-engineering
  • Business Analysis
  • Self Service Web Applications
  • Enterprise Content Management
  • Data Analytics and Business Intelligence

Equivalent combinations of education and experience that result in the required level of knowledge, skill and competence, may be considered.

 

Closing date: October 17, 2021

Categories

Industry

  • Insurance
Posted: 2021-09-24 Expires: 2021-11-08

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