Program Manager 3 / Directeur de programme 3 (10721)

Location: Vancouver, BC
Date Posted: 28-07-2017
The role of the new program manager will be: 
• Track the execution of Telecom network subsidy agreements 
• Drive engagements externally with Gov’t (Municipal, Provincial, Aboriginal Groups etc) as well as develop some PR materials/communications. 
• Rural connectivity assessments 
o Understands network technologies – specifically Fibre GPON Networks to serve Consumers and Businesses 
o Understands geographic databases and can manage detailed network info 
• Conducts Business Development discussions and has a grasp of cultivating opportunities 

Roles & Responsibilities: 

Coordinates the management of a collection of programs that align to a high-level, enterprise-wide strategic objectiveWorks with constituent Program and Project Managers (who are responsible to the Sr Program Manager for the execution of their projects and its impact on the program) 

Interact with senior executives to establish strategic plans and objectives 

Execute program plans (quality, risk, communication, staffing, etc.) to align the program outcomes with stakeholder expectations and standards 

Monitor cost, schedule, and technical performance of component projects and operations 

Coordinate the sharing of resources among their constituent projects to the overall benefit of the program 

Ensure control of projects dealing with conflicting priorities, issues, risks, dependencies and change 

Communicate program details effectively

Must to have skills:
1. Track the execution of subsidy agreements (Connecting Canadians and soon CTI proposals once approved)
2. Drive engagements externally with Gov’t (Muni, Provincial, etc) as well as develop some PR materials/communications.
3. Rural connectivity assessments
a. Understands network technologies – specifically Fibre GPON Networks to serve Consumers and Businesses
b. Understands geographic databases and can manage detailed network info

Nice to have skills:
1. Conducts Business Development discussions and has a grasp of cultivating opportunities
2. Ability and experience to make senior executive level presentations
3.Strong project mgmt. abilities  
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