Applications Manager

  • Location: Winnipeg, MB
  • Type: IT
  • Job #21665

JOB TITLE: Applications Manager
LOCATION: Winnipeg, Manitoba
INDUSTRY: Transportation
STATUS: Full-Time / On-Site at Winnipeg Office

Begin a dynamic, engaging leadership role as an Applications Manager for a large-scale transportation company, on-site at their Winnipeg branch. You’ll manage a team of Application Analysts supporting a wide range of enterprise applications, business units and customers, collaborating closely across all company departments. Additionally, you’ll represent and advocate for the IT department in interactions with customers and vendors, particularly in the integration and management of technical joint ventures.

If you’re an individual who thrives in a fast-paced environment, can manage multiple initiatives, and has a strong understanding of transportation and logistics operations, send your resume to Todd today!

WHY WORK WITH THIS COMPANY?
Your generous compensation package will also include extended health and dental care, a selection of insurance packages with excellent coverage, profit sharing, education reimbursement, and an optional RRSP. This company is eager to provide professional development opportunities to advance your skills.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES AS APPLICATIONS MANAGER:
* Support the IT Director in identifying and executing strategic priorities.
* Manage, train, and mentor a team of Application Analysts supporting enterprise applications, ensuring compliance with security best practices and policies.
* Foster a high-performance, collaborative culture, providing support for individual and collective team goals; encourage employee autonomy and empower your team to make informed, independent decisions in the best interests of the company. 
* Oversee the transition and integration of IT initiatives.
* Develop policies and procedures for the application strategy, as well as concepts and tools for stakeholder use, ensuring best-in-class service.
* Enhance change management for effective communication and planning.
* Contribute to overall enterprise architecture.
* Cultivate and manage relationships with business vendors, support agencies, and other stakeholders.
* Provide input on project priorities, dependencies, and timelines.
* Manage and respond to multiple projects and priorities in a timely manner. 

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR IN AN APPLICATIONS MANAGER:
* 5+ years of IT management with experience in Transportation/ Logistics industry
* A manager with a coaching mentality to develop and foster a high-performance culture
* Experience with Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
* Experience with Transpiration Management Software (TMS)
* Experience working with SQL, Progress, or other databases
* Familiarity with Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) and Document management systems (DMS) is an asset
* Excellent communication, collaboration, and strategic problem solving

APPLY NOW!
Send a resume (quoting job number #21665) to Todd Georgeson, Recruitment Consultant at [email protected]

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