Change Management Specialist

  • Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #3784

Change Management Specialist
Location: Vancouver, BC
Staffing Placement Opportunity


Key Accountabilities:
  • Support various departments and projects as needed for change activities
  • Take direction for the Change Lead and Program Manager on approach, strategy, and methodology
  • Excellent Growth opportunity for more broad change management experience
  • Conduct Change Impact Assessments.
  • Create Change Journey Maps, including recommendations for change engagement activities.
  • Create or Support the creation of Training plans, Training Needs Assessments, curriculums, or materials.
  • Create or support the creation of Communication plans and deliverables.
  • Complete process mapping and/or process design.
  • Proactively manage key stakeholder relationships to support and monitor change adoption.
  • Working closely with stakeholder groups to prepare for transition and sustainment.
  • Support the Change Lead in managing the overall change plan, including project management of change activities, key milestones, tracking and reporting of risks and issues, and other project activities.
  • Coach, mentor, motivate and supervise project team members and contractors, and influence them to take positive action and accountability for their assigned work.
  • Manage the relationship with the external providers to ensure their performance and products or services meet the contractual agreement.
  • Interact with stakeholders to define rate of adoption of the changes taking place and identify gaps to be addressed.
  • Identify change management related risks and appropriate mitigation strategies to the project / program. Ensure strategies are embedded within the change management plan.
Success Factors:
  • Proven project team leadership, negotiation, and conflict management skills
  • Exceptional interpersonal, communication and influence skills
  • Excellent problem solver who follows rigorous logic to bring effective solutions to complex problems (considering technical and business needs)
  • Leads with a business mindset. Able to interpret and translate technical reports/specificatons into understandable business summaries which engage business leadership
  • Effectively balances big picture thinking with a diligence for detail.
  • Work effectively with diverse clients, co-workers and levels of technical knowledge
  • Positive, flexible and open-minded with a hands on approach towards work assignments
  • Able to prioritize, manage, and handle multiple tasks  with a proven ability to discern between critical and less important problems
  • Able to maintain a calm professionalism and effectively collaborate under pressure
  • A quick learner, with the ability to adapt to a changing environment
Your experience and qualifications will include:
  • University degree, or college diploma in the field of Communications, Business, Information Technology, or other relevant field.
  • Project Management Institute, PMP Certification an asset
  • 5+ Years of Change Management experience, or a combination of Change Management and Project Management experience.
  • Experience in various project development methodologies (i.e. SDLC, Waterfall, Agile, Design Thinking, etc.).
  • PROSCI, CMP, ACMP certification an asset
  • Financial services experience is an asset.
  • Strong Excel, Powerpoint, and Sharepoint skills required.
  • Ability to learn quickly and adapt as needed.

Note; This opportunity is with a Microserve client. 

Attach a resume file. Accepted file types are DOC, DOCX, PDF, HTML, and TXT.

We are uploading your application. It may take a few moments to read your resume. Please wait!