Senior Project Manager

Project Management - Business Analysis
Client implementations
Project Management
Clinical healthcare technologies
February 1, 2017
Updated on
July 18, 2017
Valid until

As Senior Project Manager, you will be responsible for managing client implementations.

TELUS Health and Payment Solutions are currently seeking a project manager to join our team of Provider Solutions. As Senior Project Manager, you will be responsible for managing client implementations. Candidates must have a strong background in project management, creating project schedules and other planning documentation. The right candidates will need the personality to take control of a project, create direction where there isn't any and influence the project direction. Strong written and spoken language skills are a must and a background in clinical healthcare technologies and processes is an asset.


Ensures that the Project Team completes the project

Develops the Project Plan with the team and manages the team's performance of project tasks

Secures acceptance and approval of deliverables from the Project Sponsor and Stakeholders

Act as the primary contact person with the client

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

Provides a summary document of all milestones and decisions undertaken throughout this process including dates

Effectively communicates with internal teams and external stakeholders


Required Knowledge:

Must be the primary author of multiple Project plans

Experience with the Microsoft Office Suite

Experience working in a Project Management Office (PMO) with cross-functional teams is a plus

Skills and Functions within the scope of a Project Manager

Required Skills & Abilities:

Exceptional written and verbal communication skills (Bilingual an asset)

Strong analytical and problem solving abilities

Knowledge of JIRA and Confluence is an asset

Knowledge of Salesforce is an asset

Knowledge of the Agile method is an asset

Ability to work independently and as part of a fast moving team

Ability to work as a lead on multiple, simultaneous programs with complex components

Possesses excellent organizational skills and is detail oriented

Very strong customer service orientation

Experience managing client expectations

Ability to take initiative and drive projects forward

A fast learner with exceptional follow-through

Required Professional Designation/Certification:

A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university in information systems, health sciences, business administration or equivalent experience or education is required

Certification: PMP is an asset, but not required

Required Experience:

5-10 years of client facing or account project management experience with solution deployments

Healthcare industry an asset