Municipal Specialist

Date: Jul 1, 2019

Location: Calgary, AB, CA, T2P 2V6

At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize her dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuels us, and moments define us.

 

Job Responsibilities/Job Functions

  • Manage all aspects of the Municipal project including project scoping, resource assignment, project plan development, project tracking, monitoring and reporting through the application of proven project management principles and methodologies.
  • Develop and maintain all municipal project documentation
  • Manage initiatives at a high-level as well as having attention to detail. 
  • Identify benefits expected from initiatives and conduct post implementation reviews to report on and track results.
  • Work closely with and maintain strong work relationships with stakeholders (external and internal) from all functional areas of business. 
  • Pull together municipal resources effectively to implement projects. Orchestrate multiple activities at once to accomplish objectives.
  • Use critical thinking skills to anticipate and manage potential risks that will arise. Communicate these to the stakeholders on a regular basis and ensure decisions are made quickly and effectively.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of templates, procedures and processes as part of the continuous development of the Network Implementation team
  • Interpret business requirements for timely and appropriate project delivery. 
  • Develop and execute project plans, including risk, scope, communication and schedules.
  • Identify, handle and resolve conflict effectively
  • Plan, monitor, and control projects from concept to closing using appropriately scaled methodology. 
  • Monitor project and team performance against plans and take effective corrective action as required. 
  • Build consensus and negotiate across functional organizational lines. 
  • Identify requirements for, negotiate and lead cross-functional resources. 
  • Manage changing priorities to complete project delivery within defined constraints. 
  • Participate and attend Public Information sessions, Municipal Meetings, etc.
  • Demonstrate interest in and accountability for personal and professional development

 

 

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of demonstrated progressive experience in Municipal Planning or Stakeholder Engagement, preferably in projects associated with the deployment or implementation of services for customers.
  • Post-secondary education, preferably in a business administration, planning management, communications, stakeholder Engagement related discipline.
  • Analytical thinking and problem solving, coaching and leadership, presentation and facilitation, negotiation and relationship building and proficient probing, listening and positioning skills.
  • Experience in managing a group of simultaneous initiatives.
  • Experience in facilitating and participating in Public Information Sessions
  • Experience working with Government Staff (all levels) in reviewing Development proposals, Project plans, Consultation processes and procedures, Stakeholder Engagement, etc.
  • Completely conversant in Microsoft Project and other MS Office tools.
  • High level of energy and strong passion to lead team members to successful completion of projects and to ensure the delivery of a positive customer experience.
  • Great attention to detail. Creativity, flexibility and an ability to manage time and reset priorities in a dynamic environment.
Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: #700, 500 - 4 Ave Sw (056), Calgary, AB 
Travel Requirements: Up to 25%
Posting Category/Function: Technology & Engineering
Requisition ID: 132116
 
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:
 
  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment
 

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You can also reach out to our team at RogersRecruiting@rci.rogers.com to begin a conversation about your individual accessibility needs throughout the hiring process.

 
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