Employment Type: Full-time Regular
City: Calgary, AB (YYC)
Posting Open Date: 10/13/2021
Posting Close Date: 10/29/2021 (Please note the posting will close at 11:59pm)
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This position is eligible for remote work, within Canada, under our mobile workforce program.
Overview of role:
WestJet is seeking a Project Manager reporting into our Project Management office. This individual can demonstrate a high standard of excellence, enjoys challenges, and is results-driven. The incumbent must be highly motivated and demonstrate the ability to work in an agile environment.
As a Senior Project Manager within the Project Management Office (PMO) team, you will lead complex projects with business, operational and/or technology components. You will provide project leadership and support strategic initiatives crossing business areas and operational teams to define project objectives, ensure timely completion of projects and measure results. You are accountable for building a high performing team that will deliver the traditional project outcomes (on-time, on-budget, on-schedule) and ensuring the project is set up to achieve the desired business outcomes. You thrive in an environment of actively managing work, informal authority and you are adept at leveraging relationships and influencing stakeholders at all levels in the organization. You are a master problem solver and can facilitate conflict towards a win-win outcome with little-to-no formal escalation.
This position can be based in Calgary AB or Canada remote and is a work from home opportunity.
Key deliverables include:
Experience and qualifications:
The benefits of being a WestJetter:
WestJet provides all WestJetters with a competitive total rewards package. On top of that, we offer:
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Together with WestJet's regional airline, WestJet Encore, we offer scheduled service to more than 100 destinations in North America, Central America, the Caribbean and Europe and to more than 175 destinations in over 20 countries through our airline partnerships.
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