Program Director - Part Time

Toronto (ON) Both (on-site & remote)
Opportunity Number: 2070634
Agencies, Boards, Commissions & TribunalsConsulting
LanguageSecurity Clearance
English verbal and writtenCriminal Check at time of placement
Start PeriodDate Posted
Two weeks +Wednesday, April 27, 2022
Job Description

We are currently recruiting for a Program Director opportunity with our client, in the broader public sector. This part-time contract opportunity, starting in June 2022, will be 10-15 days per month commitment, and the project from 18-24 months in length. This is an excellent opportunities for advisors/consultants in the space, or experienced individuals seeking part time work. Please see below for further details:

Our client, in the broader pubic sector, is seeking a qualified and experienced program management service provider to support the management and oversight of their new program. This new program is a multi-year business and information technology transformation initiative. This will include program management leadership, oversight, and advisory expertise for their program.

To achieve an ultimate goal of a user-centric design for it's members, they have engaged in a multi-year transformation program to see its' legacy processes and systems transition to a modern, streamlined and integrated ecosystem. With the support and guidance of a solution integrator, a new application and data management platform will be developed based on Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Microsoft Power Platform.

While currently in the planning stage, as they enter the next phase they are seeking the professional services of a Program Director with extensive experience leading digital transformations affecting multiple business lines in regulatory and / or public sector organizations.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Translate direction from the Committee into a program management plan that ensures the execution of the program on time and on budget.
  • Provide input to the committee for the ongoing development of the program and operations.
  • Review requirements and make recommendations on whether to proceed with proposed change requests.
  • Review the program's performance and work jointly to address issues or opportunities.
  • Develop an ongoing risk identification and mitigation plan.
  • Work with project managers to identify, monitor, and address risks, problems or systemic issues.
  • Identify and execute continuous improvement opportunities and plans.
  • Provide advice on project workload, forecasting, prioritization, and demand management.

Qualifications and Experience
  • Masters of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Designation
  • At least five (5) years of relevant experience leading large scale, enterprise-wide transformation programs
  • Ultimately the selected candidate will provide at least three (3) different references from clients in the following space: Regulator/ Association/Not-for-profit/ Public Sector organization
Nice to have:

  • Experience with Microsoft 365

Education and Certifications

Minimum education required: Master's Degree

We’re an equal opportunities employer committed to increasing diversity and inclusion in today’s workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Minorities, women, LGBTQ candidates, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. If you require an accommodation, please review our accessibility policy and reach out to our accessibility officer with any questions.
Merci de l’intérêt que vous manifestez pour ce poste. La description du poste nous a été fournie en anglais par notre client. Si vous souhaitez passer l’entrevue avec nous en français ou fournir votre CV en français, nous vous confierons à une personne de notre équipe qui parle français.

Opportunity Number: 2070634

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