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Healthcare Director/Program Manager

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Vancouver, BC
Edmonton, AB
Toronto, ON
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Full Time
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Information Technology

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters is seeking a Healthcare Director/Program Manager (23-month contract) to join our client in the Lower Mainland.

About Our Client

  • Health Authority in British Columbia leading a Mental Health and Substance Use program supporting new service delivery models and investing in comprehensive and integrated clinical information systems to enable the expansion and redesign of community-based services.
  • This program includes multiple subprojects and workstreams.
  • Fast paced, collaborative environment offering long-term contracts.
  • Centrally located, accessible by public transit with the possibility of some remote work.
  • Will interview candidates located outside of the Greater Vancouver Area.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Develop a governance structure for the program of work.
  • Create an overall Program charter that guides the program of work.
  • Perform planning activities to manage all aspects of the program of work.
  • Direct the project management efforts of several subprojects and project leaders/managers.
  • Have oversight of the multiple streams of work within the subprojects. Work with the individual project managers to ensure milestones are being met.
  • Serve as project manager of a subproject in addition to role as Program Director.
  • Develop a roadmap for the Program and delivery of solutions.
  • Facilitate project steering committee meetings.
  • Liaise with any relevant clinical departments, Health Informatics leadership or other associated project leaders as required for communications and change management.
  • Define project goals and responsibilities including creation of a responsibility assignment matrix.
  • Develop and control schedule.
  • Identify stakeholders, plan, execute and distribute communications and other related project requirements.
  • Report on performance, budget, schedule, meeting minutes, decisions, outcomes, risks and any other reporting requirements.
  • Manage the overarching budget including but not exclusive to estimation and control of costs.

Ideal Candidate                                                      

  • Possess a proven track record supervising and managing information systems software and hardware implementation projects in a health care environment.
  • Possess an understanding of the IT clinical products marketplace and the changing Canadian health approach to managing information.
  • Possess exceptional English language oral and written communication, facilitation and presentation skills.
  • Must be comfortable presenting to the executive level.
  • Preference towards those PM’s with a balance between project management and program management skills.
  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada.

About Us

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters provides contract and permanent IT recruitment services to employers across Canada. We have a specialized approach to recruiting, segmenting our recruitment teams into specialty practice areas focusing on Development, PMO, Infrastructure and BI/CRM/ERP skill sets.

This approach enables our recruiters to become specialists; they know the market and work hard to understand each candidates’ capabilities, goals, career ambitions and quickly present them with the best possible opportunities.  We are committed to helping candidates develop their careers and to helping our clients grow their business and complete important projects successfully.

We create opportunities for IT Professionals to empower business.

Posted: April 24, 2018
Closes: June 23, 2018
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About IT/IQ Tech Recruiters

IT/IQ is a specialized technology and finance recruitment firm providing contract and permanent search services. Since our inception, IT/IQ has established a significant presence in both Vancouver ...