LMS IMPLEMENTATION PROJECT MANAGER

Position Objective:

As Project Manager, your role will be enabling LMS projects and programmes to run successfully and effectively. You will work with colleagues across the organisation and our network to develop LMS projects that work towards achieving our mission of a fully-rounded education. You will have responsibility for LMS projects across the organisation which will require day-to-day management, relationship holding as well as taking a long term strategic view to the LMS project’ delivery and development.


Responsibilities:

Key duties and responsibilities but are not limited to those listed below:
Co-operates with the PMO and Implementation Specialist to turn the product roadmap into executable projects
Attends as a SME for the internal IT team - ensuring the team is working effectively, clearing obstacles, and leading the clients software implementation
Time blocks and presides the sprint planning and grooming meetings and follows ticket assignments
Help out with classifying, identifying, and managing risk for functional improvement requests.
Engages with clients, PMO and Implementation Specialist to double check that the product vision and high-level business objectives are transparent and obtainable.
Foster the team focus on the on-time delivery of agreed products.
Help out with managing dependencies among cross-product teams.
Eventuates and schedules projects - as per the Project Roadmap defined by the Business Owner
Coordinates with the R&D, Marketing, ASA,TQM to facilitate creation and maintenance of the Project Roadmap.
Work closely together and communicates with designers, stakeholders, developers, and technical team members
Provide that the functional requirements are met, tracked, and achievable
Prepares the RACI matrix for projects in a product line
Establishes detailed reporting to management on risk assessment, project status, and milestone completion
Indicates project with reliable ticket workflows and boards
Brings together figures from business analysts, QA leads, and technical leads into recommendations
Directs project planning
Forms schedules and milestones, manages project scope and timelines, and inputs from all other teams assigns to that product
Coordinates the daily stand-ups, ensuring they are focused, timely, and brief


Position Requirements:

We are particularly looking for candidates with proficiency using commonly accepted scheduling and project management tools
Minimum of 3 years of relevant Project Management experience
Background in project management, operations, and supervisory leadership
Ability to understand and communicate technical concepts to both technical and non-technical colleagues
If you're looking for job openings and have experience working with e-learning and blended learning programs, you might be a good fit for this position.
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
Proven flexibility to adapt to changes in procedures and job assignments
Have experience managing CANVAS LMS,Firefly, SEQTA, Blackboard, Moodle as an advantage.


Qualification:

Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field or related experience
Project management professional certification
Possess highly developed interpersonal and teamwork skills.
Excellent verbal and written English skills
Good references on request