World Vision Canada Job Vacancy: IT Project Manager, Scrum Master - Mississauga, ON, Canada

Are you looking for more than a job? At World Vision Canada we offer challenging careers that change the lives of children all over the world and it will change yours too. Come and be part of a team of over 500 Canadians with a vision for the world: Life in all its fullness for every child. 

You will experience Christian faith in action helping to make real and lasting change in the lives of the world’s most vulnerable children. Join the World Vision Canada team and be part of a powerful and effective force for good: For Children. For Change. For Life. 

Job Description:
Working within the Innovation and Technology Division, the Project Manager / Scrum Master plays a leadership role in the delivery of successful medium to large technology solutions that support business growth and innovation at World Vision Canada. This position leads cross-functional projects using waterfall / PMI and agile / Scrum project management best practices, methodology and techniques.

Job Requirements:
  • A broad and deep understanding and experience of project management methodology, including executing across PMI / Waterfall, Agile / Scrum / SAFe, and SDLC. (5+ years)
  • Demonstrated experience in managing multiple digital projects specifically related to Web / e-commerce / IT solutions (5+ years)
  • Ability to translate complex technical concepts verbally and in writing, levelling communications appropriately to meaningfully inform the target audience. (5+ years)
  • Experience in any of the following areas: digital marketing, web applications, e-commerce, CRM, and mobile (4+ years)
  • Professional certifications such as PMP, CSM, SCRUM, SAFe, or ITIL (certified or re-certified in last 5 years)
  • Proven ability to quickly earn the trust of sponsors and key stakeholders; mobilize, motivate and lead teams; set direction and approach; resolve conflict; deliver tough messages with grace; execute with limited information and ambiguity (4+ years)
  • Motivated individual capable of owning and driving assignments
  • Excellent problem solving and decision making skills
  • Strong attention to detail and focus on project and task completion
  • Solid working knowledge of web technologies and digital best practices
  • A self-starter with the ability to take initiative and drive a project from initiation to closure
  • University or college undergraduate degree in a related field
  • Experience working in a marketing/advertising agency environment
  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics CRM
  • Experience with Shopify Ecommerce Platform
  • Experience implementing and coaching Agile / Scrum / Scaled Agile Framework SAFe in medium-to-large organizations
How to Apply:
World Vision is committed to the protection of children; all offers of employment will be conditional upon the successful completion of reference checks and a Police background check. Qualified candidates must be able to demonstrate a commitment to the core values and mission of the World Vision partnership.

World Vision Canada welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Interested applicants are asked to complete an online application via our careers website: APPLY ONLINE HERE

Application deadline:  March 11, 2016