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Project Manager, R

Vancouver - British Columbia (BC),

Terramera

Job Description:

Full-time Position (3 Openings)

OVERVIEW

We are seeking three people-oriented, agile Project Managers to complement a growing team of project leaders. The Project Manager will be dedicated to R&D projects and provide leadership to multi-disciplinary teams working to advance the mission of the Company. This position demonstrates exceptional communication skills, emotional intelligence and project management skills. This position receives coaching and guidance from the Executive Director, and works closely with the functional team leaders in R&D. The successful candidate will need to be very comfortable and adept at working in multi-disciplinary environments, as this is a key characteristic of Terramera's projects.

YOUR MISSION

To define and execute strategic projects, while leading cross-functional project teams to ensure the delivery of high-quality solutions within timeline and budget.

ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Initiate projects according to the Company's processes, including generating project charters, gathering requirements and developing projects plans, budgets and schedules
  • Track project progress according to project plans, methods, procedures and metrics
  • Assemble resources and key decision makers from across the organization to deliver defined scope of work and support
  • Provides leadership and direction to assigned project teams
  • Participates in the development and management of resource plans and budget
  • Participates in the ongoing development and improvement of best practices and methodologies for project management at Terramera
  • Maintain appropriate professional designation and up to date knowledge on related technology and tools
  • Performs other related duties and tasks as required
REQUIREMENTS

  • Post-secondary degree in Science, Engineering, or relevant discipline
  • PMP or PRINCE II certification, or working towards certification
  • 2 to 5 years of project management experience with a proven track record of building and leading project teams
  • Strong understanding of Agile methodologies
  • Experience managing the complete lifecycle of projects
  • Experience managing projects in a scientific and/or engineering oriented environment
QUALITIES WE'RE LOOKING FOR

  • Exceptional communication, teamwork and follow-up skills
  • Ability to multi-task and manage a wide array of projects concurrently
  • Comfortable working in a high pace environment
  • Bias for rapid prototyping/delivery followed by quick iterations
  • Ability to work across science and engineering disciplines
  • Comfortable in navigating ambiguity and simplifying complex situations
  • A passion for sustainable food systems and agricultural technology
LOCATION

Vancouver, BC

WHO WE ARE

Terramera is a cleantech leader focused on fusing AI, science and nature to create revolutionary technologies that transform how we grow food and solve other world-scale challenges. With its Actigate™ ( https://www.terramera.com/actigate-technology ) Targeted Performance technology and mission to unlock the intelligence in nature to ensure a world that thrives and provides for everyone, Terramera is committed to reducing global synthetic chemical loads in agriculture by 80 percent while increasing global farm productivity by 20 percent by 2030. The privately held company was founded in 2010 and has grown to include a world-class bench of engineers, scientists, advisors and investors. Terramera is headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, has integrated operations that include a research lab, greenhouse and farm, and has more than 185 patents in its IP portfolio.

Our success begins with our people. We're looking for A-Players who are passionate about making a difference as we are and thrive in environments that are dynamic, challenging and rewarding. Join our movement, as we set a new standard and change the world together as a highly dedicated, innovative, future-focused and solutions-oriented team.

While we thank all applicants for their interest, only short-listed candidates will be contacted. For more information on Terramera, please visit our website at www.terramera.com ( http://www.terramera.com )

Terramera is committed to a diverse workforce and we are an equal opportunity employer.

APPLICATION DEADLINE

  • Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.

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