Program Director, SAP IT Projects
CGI Group, Inc.
Regina, SK
Position Description:
CGI is the World's 5th largest independent IT and business process services company. We provide high-end business and IT Consulting, Systems Integration and IT & Business Management services. CGI has over 100+ IP-based business solutions in 40 countries spanning Financial Services, Government, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Retail, Telecommunications, Utilities and Oil & Gas. We are a proven and demonstrated success, achieving an industry-leading track record of on-time, on-budget projects and innovative solutions.

CGI is currently seeking executive level SAP Program Director to join our Regina team. Successful candidates will have experience in delivering complex SAP IT projects and have a strong, verifiable track record of delivering large, $10M+ programs.

Your future duties and responsibilities:
The successful Program Director is expected to provide guidance to project managers, provide client management and have expert level technical expertise in SAP.

Overall accountability of service delivery to our clients:
  • Ensure success of engagements using global delivery and vendor partners,
  • Manage client satisfaction in partnership with account management team,
  • Apply delivery and customer management best practices,
  • Evolve and enhance various delivery tools, methodologies, and processes.
Business growth:
  • Work in partnership with Business Development to develop proposals and evolve solution offerings,
  • Work in partnership with Business Development on revenue growth opportunities.
Management:
  • Apply management best practices such as succession planning and finance management,
  • Contribute to business and budget planning,
  • Manage expenses and profitability of engagements,
  • Evolve and enhance various management processes such as HR management and profitability management.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Provide leadership, vision, and management to a multi-million program,
  • Work with client executives, Directors, Managers, and staff to assess and respond to the needs of the program.
Required qualifications to be successful in this role:
  • Experience working in the Public Sector,
  • Experience managing large programs with the following components: outsourcing, web applications, logistics / fulfillment, and E-commerce,
  • Experienced in relationship management across multiple partners and customers, including the ability to establish, maintain and grow executive relationships,
  • Demonstrated well developed strategic thinking and a customer service orientation,
  • Superior verbal/written communication and influencing skills as well as effective listening skills,
  • Experience applying structured project management methods and tools.
Core Competencies:
This role generally operates at the "Expert" level for the following core competencies:

  • Industry knowledge relevant to the Regina market place
  • Delivery
  • Consulting
  • Project / program management
  • People management
  • Strategy and business management
  • Business development
  • Knowledge management
Desired Educational and Experience Background:
  • Industry or Domain specific designations – PMP, ITIL, etc.,
  • 3+ years' experience managing projects or portfolios of projects,
  • 5+ years' experience in a leadership role,
  • 7+ years' experience in SAP.
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Skills:
  • Programme Management
  • SAP ERP
  • PMI Project Management Prof
What you can expect from us:
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At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

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