Autodata is currently looking a Project Manager to join our London Team!
The Project Manager is responsible for leading a project from its inception to execution. This includes planning, execution and managing the people, resources and scope of the project. It is the Project Manager's responsibility to secure acceptance and approval of deliverables from the project sponsor and stakeholders. The Project Manager is responsible for communication, including status reporting, risk management, escalation of issues that cannot be resolved in the team, and, in general, making sure the project is delivered in budget, on schedule, and within scope.
Develop and manage full-scale project plans and communication documents
Forecast estimated resources and participants needed to achieve project goals
Ensure Financial forecast reports are accurate, updated at minimum weekly, based on projected effort as shown within project timelines
Identify issues and risks and devise contingency and mitigation plans
Define project success criteria to parties throughout the project life cycle
Prepare project status reports as required with appropriate details and at the required cadence
Communicate project expectations to team members and stakeholders
Coach, mentor, motivate and supervise project team members and contractors and influence positive action and accountability
Make decisions and takes timely independent action in pursuit of priorities.
Post Secondary degree in Business or Computer Science
Project Management Professional certification an asset
Knowledge of business theory, business processes, financial budgeting/ forecasting and management operations
Automotive industry experience a definite asset (OEM and/or service providers)
Proven leadership / management skills
Technical understanding of computer systems and integration capabilities
Superior analytical, evaluative and problem-solving abilities
Ability to manage and collaborate with multidisciplinary teams
Ability to elicit cooperation from a wide variety of sources, including upper management, clients, and other departments
Proficient PC skills using Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project and Access
On-call, periodic overtime and weekend availability
Conflict resolution experience
Why work with us?
Been around for 27 years & nominated numerous times as a 'Great Place to Work'
Over 350 technical minds here in London to grow and share knowledge with
Free Food! Monthly catered breakfasts, holiday parties, BBQ's and free java (aka coffee)
Give a little, get a lot – Corporate RRSP match program
Fun times for all – Golf tournaments, skating, ice hockey & corporate volleyball, soccer and softball teams
Relax! - on-site massages available monthly
Discounts? Yup. Vehicles, accessories, rentals, custom discounts for new hardware and software licenses
Training and educational incentives for continued career growth
Community Outreach - United Way, our corporate charity: Families in Need and other local programs
Get Involved – Sponsor and collaborate with local tech communities: CIPS, LoJUG, Tech Alliance, etc.
For more information about Autodata, please visit our company website at http://www.autodata.net.
We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be notified. Autodata Solutions is an equal opportunity employer. We are compliant with AODA legislation; if you require work related accommodations, please specify.