1 Presidents Choice Circle, Brampton, Ontario, L6Y 5S5
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Why is this role important?
The ITO Project Coordinator, reports directly to and works under the direction of the Store Implementations Manager. Overall responsibility is to manage all phases of the assigned IT store systems implementation tasks and develops deployment project plans in support of projects defined for the Store Implementation team. The Project Coordinator will also perform day-to-day operational tasks and interact with all teams within Loblaw and Loblaw IT. The Project Coordinator ensures Projects run smoothly, customers are satisfied and that delivered projects/tasks are on time to meet business requirements with full project accountability and budgets.
Clearly define the context and limitations of a project, i.e. purpose, scope, stakeholders’ expectations, etc.
Define all activities with corresponding resources, work effort, duration, target dates and actual dates.
Prepares project plans, acquires approval and coordinates activities of large and complex projects to ensure that goals and objectives of the project are completed within prescribed periods and within budget.
Assign appropriate resources to all work activities.
Reviews project plans to determine and modify time lines, budget and staffing requirements.
Act as a liaison between the business and technical teams. Provide clear guidance and direction to all team members.
Provides feedback to managers on employee performance. Actively monitors project deliverables to ensure completeness and accuracy.
Keeps management up to date at all times on any issue that may affect delivery of the project.
Establishes and sustains effective team environment based on increasing performance motivation and encouragement.
Prepares and maintains up-to-date detailed project plans from requirements gathering to testing and implementation.
Follow proper LT IT standards for project management.
Follow proper SDLC standards within the LCL PMO
Practical experience in a three tier Client Server and object oriented architecture development environment.
Practical experience in hardware and software deployment within a Windows and Server networked environment.
Practical experience working with retail hardware.
Practical experience developing, deploying and or supporting retail applications. A post secondary degree in Computer Science, Business or related discipline is required.
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written.
The ability to work in a highly organized manner with detail and accuracy while meeting deadlines and balancing multiple tasks.
Proficient with MS Office Suite Courtesy, tact and diplomacy are required in dealing with Colleagues, Vendors and other internal Loblaw customers and teams
How You’ll Succeed:
At Loblaw, we seek great people to continually strengthen our culture. We believe great people model our values, are authentic, build trust and make connections.
If that sounds like you, and you are open-minded, responsive to change and up to the challenges provided in a fast-paced retail environment, apply today.
In addition, we believe that compliance with laws is about doing the right thing. Upholding the law is part of our Code of Conduct – it reinforces what our customers and stakeholders expect of us.
Type of Role:
Temporary with Benefits (Fixed Term)
Loblaw recognizes Canada's diversity as a source of national pride and strength. We have made it a priority to reflect our nation’s evolving diversity in the products we sell, the people we hire, and the culture we create in our organization. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants with disabilities in the recruitment and assessment process and when hired.
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