IT Project Manager, Level 1

IT Project Manager (Level 1)
Location: Henderson
Type : Full time
Barrick Gold Corporation is the world's largest gold producer in terms production and reserves. The company has a portfolio of long-life, low-cost mines and operations in Dominican Republic, Chile, Argentina, Canada and the United States. Our Core 5 mines in the Americas, other operating properties and development projects position Barrick to prosper in the years ahead. Barrick's vision is the generation of wealth through responsible mining?wealth for our owners, our people, and the countries and communities with which we partner. Barrick's Vision & Values reflect a culture where people are empowered to make decisions and accomplish their goals on a daily basis.
Barrick Gold Corporation is currently looking for a Project Manager in IT Projects group.
The ideal candidate will besomeone with 1-3 years of IT project management experience. The selected candidate will need to be able to have excellent organizational and communication skills. The candidate must be able to manage multiple projects with a positive attitude. The Jr. Project Manager will work alongside the Senior Project Managers, development teams, and product managers.
Required Skills and Previous Experience
Manage and track day-to-day tasks
Ability to multi-task and adjust to changing priorities
Excellent communication and presentation skills
Ability and willingness to learn new types of technology
Manage small projects and assignments with supervision
Minimum Qualifications
Define the scope of the project in collaboration with senior management
Create a detailed work plan which identifies and sequences the activities needed to successfully complete the project
Determine the resources (time, money, equipment, etc) required to complete the project
Develop a schedule for project completion that effectively allocates the resources to the activities
Establish a communication schedule to update stakeholders including appropriate staff in the organization on the progress of the project
Review the quality of the work completed with the project team on a regular basis to ensure that it meets the project standards
Ensure that the project deliverables are on time, within budget and at the required level of quality
Exceptional organization and time-management skills
Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
Must have a familiarity of project management concepts and techniques, using a variety of methodologies
Other duties as assigned, such creating spreadsheets, running reports, scheduling meetings
Ability to work with cross functional teams (Development, QA, Dev-Ops, Product Manager) and with other business/technology groups within an organization
Demonstrates comfort in a fast-past, delivery execution environment where priorities shift frequently
Ability to communicate effectively with various levels of personnel(developers, business teams, management)
Must possess great interpersonal and group communication skills and must be a team player with a terrific attitude
Monitor cash flow projections and report actual cash flow and variance to senior management on a regular basis (monthly/bimonthly)
Preferred Qualifications and Technology Experience - The more the better
Bachelor's degree in Business, Information System or related fields.
Experience with project management tools such as MS Project
Experience or familiarity with Agile and Waterfall methodologies
Experience with software such as SharePoint, JIRA, or the like
Keeping up to date on IT Project Management, recommending and applying new concepts
Scrum certification a plus
Familiar with professional software engineering practices using such tools and methodologies as Agile Software Development, Test Driven Development

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