Project Manager, Dynamics NAV
BDO Canada LLP is Canada's 5th largest accounting and advisory firm with over 95 offices and over 3,000 advisors across Canada. We focus on meeting the needs of Canadian businesses, individuals, and community-based organizations. We offer a full range of business advisory services to meet the unique needs of our highly diverse clientele. Our Canadian offices are located in the country's larger cities and smaller communities. We are in the unique position of being national and local at the same time - a distinction no other Canadian accounting and solutions firm can declare. At BDO Canada LLP, we offer a challenging, performance-drive environment where results are recognized and rewarded.
BDO Canada LLP’s Advisory Services Solutions group is a full service Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software reseller and ERP business services provider. BDO specializes in discrete and process manufacturing, services industry and energy industry solutions providing clients with the pivotal support they require in reaching industry best-in-class performance levels. BDO specializes in providing Microsoft Dynamics AX value-added business solutions that are aligned with companies’ goals and expectations.
We are currently seeking an experienced Project Manager, Dynamics NAV, to join our GTA Solutions practice. The successful candidate will assist in the implementation of enterprise software for our client base. The Project Manager will manage project lifecycle implementations to a high level of quality and client satisfaction according to the BDO Project Governance framework. The Project Manager will use BDOs’ implementation methodology, ensuring the delivery of a solution capable of achieving the agreed and defined business requirements and entered agreements in a profitable manner.
Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities:
Provides project management leadership for full implementation, upgrade or major enhancement projects
Ensures that BDO project governance framework is applied to projects
Ensures that project governance documentation is maintained, published and stored according to BDO Quality Audit standards
Ensures that the BDO Project Team follows BDO Implementation Methodology and is producing deliverables to standards and on schedule
Reviews Key Deliverables to assure scope and budget remain aligned
Reviews and understands the contractual terms and scope of assigned projects
Acts as client advocate
Participates in resource planning with other PMs
Provides input to BDO PMO for ongoing refinement of BDO Project Governance, Implementation Methodology, contracts and templates
Training of client staff to perform day-to-day activities in support of ERP implementation.
Mentoring colleagues and providing support and guidance.
Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge:
Minimum of 5 years project management experience including strong ERP project experience (ideally Dynamics NAV), including the management of budget, risks, resources, scope, issues, changes and quality
Post-secondary education in a relevant business discipline (B.Comm.,CPA, APICS, PMP, etc.) preferred
PMP designation desirable
Knowledge of ERP systems as they relate to effective and efficient business processes
Minimum of 6 full project lifecycles, at least 3 of which with a budget of over $1M
Thorough knowledge of all major project management activities
Experience with MS Project is desirable
Ability to align project deliverables and customer expectations
Coaching and/or mentoring experience
Exceptional presentation skills for internal/external purposes
Ability to thrive in a virtual, collaborative organization and atmosphere
Effective time management skills
Strong communication skills
Ability to listen and effectively communicate orally and in writing with clients and colleagues.
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