Project Manager (Consultant)

Employment Type: Contract

Job Number: 27024

Job Description


At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.

Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.

We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.

What you will do:

• Work with Procurement Department to coordinate RFP process to select a new software supplier for Phase 1 of an Implementation project for Legal document management software, with potential to be extended to implementation phase. PM will also complete other projects and activities as assigned.

• Develop project plan and track project timelines/milestones, using appropriate planning tools.

• Develop and deliver status reports and Steering Committee presentations on a timely basis.

• Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential issues and risks, and devise contingency plans.

• Build, develop, and grow any business relationships vital to the success of the project to ensure successful adoption of the business solution.

What you will bring:

• 3-5 years of business project management experience, including experience in software selection and implementation.

• Demonstration of strong leadership skills through specific project team examples.

• Excellent analytical and organizational skills with fluency in Microsoft tools (MS Project, Excel, PowerPoint).

• Proven strength in the application and interpretation of Project Management methodologies.

• Industry recognized certification in Project Management, with post certification experience is preferred.

• Bachelor's degree from recognized post-secondary institution

• Experience in building stakeholder relationships across multiple departments

• Strong written and oral communication skills

• Ability to conform to shifting priorities, demands and timelines using analytical and problem-solving skills.

• Ability to elicit cooperation from a wide variety of sources, including upper management, vendors, and other departments.

• Ability to deal with project issues and risks through the use of proven methods and strong management capability.