Port Coquitlam

Project Implementation Specialist

Full Time

Find out why our AMAZING employees love working for the City of Port Coquitlam!   Affectionately known as “PoCo”, we are an award winning organization made up of a  diverse and dedicated team of people who care deeply about the community they serve.
We are looking for an exceptional person to join our Corporate Support Department in the role of Project Implementation Specialist – a portfolio that has an equal mix of project management, business analysis and software support.  This key leadership position is an integral part of a team of 5 skilled staff within the Information Services division.  Reporting to the Director of Corporate Support, the Project Implementation Specialist is instrumental in delivering new software solutions for a wide variety of City functions.   You are an ideal candidate if you have one foot firmly in the project management world, one foot in the business analyst world, and one foot in the software development world (it also means you have three feet, which could be useful).
What you bring:
  • A university degree in Information Systems Management, Computer Science, Business, or equivalent 
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience working with Enterprise Resource Planning solutions or other complex business software solutions in a mid-sized business environment 
  • A variety of project management activities
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 
  • Emotional intelligence and an ability to build strong relationships at all levels
  • A commitment to service excellence and continuous improvement
  • Leadership aspirations and big picture thinking
  • A positive and fun attitude.
What we offer:
  • An annual starting salary approaching $80,000.00
  • An indexed pension that will payout up to 70% of pre-retirement earnings for life
  • A competitive benefits plan
  • A work life balance
  • Educational opportunities 
  • A challenging and rewarding career in the service of our community
  • A “Goldilocks” size organization where meaningful impact and contribution happens daily
  • Potential succession opportunities in Information Services for someone with the right leadership acumen and desire
  • A diverse, inclusive and supportive workplace
  • A fun, vibrant and supportive team.
If you have the competencies and characteristics we are looking for and you are interested in what we have to offer, you are encouraged to apply at quoting competition #18-060e by June 24, 2018.   
We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and advise that only those to be interviewed will be contacted.  The City of Port Coquitlam will conduct a criminal record check.

Location: Port Coquitlam, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Information Technology,Project Management
Posted: June 11, 2018, 10:16 am
Expires: June 24, 2018, 4:30 pm