Agile Project Manager

October 18 2019
Industries Bank, Insurance, Financial services
Categories Project Management, Business Analysis, Information Technology, IT, Insurance, ERP, Packaged Software, SaaS, Project management
Lindsay, ON

The Commonwell Mutual Insurance Group is not just another insurance company; we are a P&C Mutual company with solid grass roots within our community.  We're proud to be a leader within the P&C industry offering a Mutual experience rich with history, opportunity and exceptional customer service.  We are committed to profitable growth, team development, ingenuity, while having fun at work.  We encourage a work-life balance and we are serious about what we do.

Agile Project Manager

Located in our Lindsay Office (possibility to work in Whitby office)

The Agile Project Manager applies professional principles, practices and techniques to lead project teams and control project schedule, cost and performance risks to ensure satisfied stakeholders.  This role has ultimate responsibility for all assigned projects and manages customer satisfaction, definition, planning, monitoring and other aspects of a project.

Reporting to the Director, Business Transformation Office you will possess the following key skills that combine your leadership presence and business knowledge:

  • Experience supporting P&C insurance business systems considered an asset,
  • Post-Secondary education in business or computer science would be considered an asset,
  • PMP certification is required,
  • Agile project management certification is a strong asset,
  • CIP designation or insurance industry experience is considered an asset,
  • Insurance enterprise software knowledge and experience is an asset,
  • 5+ years of project management experience on multiple medium to large sized projects,
  • Advanced experience and understanding of software development life cycle methodologies and quality assurance processes and practices,
  • Able to plan and facilitate Agile ceremonies, including Stand Ups, Planning, Reviews, Retrospectives, Backlog Refinement and Story Refinement,
  • Skillful facilitation of Retrospectives and the ability to apply learning,
  • An agent for Agile progress in our organization,
  • Experience in coaching and developing people,
  • Oral and written communication skills,
  • Knowledge and skills of Microsoft Office Suite,
  • Solid creative thinking and problem-solving skills and experience required,
  • Post-secondary education in Computer Science or equivalent is an asset,
  • Diligent attention to detail is essential due to the nature of the work,
  • Sound ethics and confidentiality with good customer service skills,
  • Ability to multi task and prioritize is a must.

Visit commonwell.totalhire.com to view a detailed role description and submit your application by November 6, 2019.

We thank all candidates for their applications, but only those to be interviewed will be contacted. We provide equal opportunity and a barrier free process. Call (705) 324-2146 or write humanresources@thecommonwell.ca for more information.

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