Remote – Project Portfolio Manager Salesforce

  Vancouver

Job Description

Job Description

Shopify’s Business Technology team is searching for a Project Portfolio Manager who will be a client relationship owner with our revenue leaders across Shopify. We want you to be seen as a trusted advisor with enabling their business needs with technology solutions and guidance. Shopify leverages the Salesforce platform and other technology solutions to support our Revenue and Support staff who are responsible for daily B2B leads, accounts and opportunity activities with our merchants. You’ll be accountable for managing a portfolio of work that will ultimately lead to improving our staff productivity and overall better merchant experience.

You’ll get to do things like:

  • Act like a product owner to define projects that will delight revenue teams
  • Build strategic partnerships with global and regional leaders 
  • Generate project demand and curate ideas from ideas to projects
  • Manage a portfolio, track activity and report progress against annual goals
  • Lead business case development (scoping, resourcing, prioritization, impact etc.)
  • Present business cases to senior management teams for feedback and approval
  • Partner with cross-functional B2B teams (Marketing, Sales, Support, IT, Data Science) 
  • Work with project delivery teams and help ensure they ship the new features required
  • Provide executive-level updates and create presentations for alignment sessions
  • Resolve interdependencies, overlap, contention across projects and programs 
  • Act as a project manager for innovative ideas and pilots to prove value

Qualifications

  • 10+ years of IT Portfolio, Program, or Project Management work experience
  • Systems implementation project management experience, especially Salesforce
  • Previous success working in strategy/ops functions or management consulting
  • Previous experience working with sales, marketing and B2B teams
  • Executive level communication and presentation
  • Experienced with building senior-level relationships and be their trusted advisor
  • Track record for socializing and converting ideas/pain points into projects
  • Ability to align customer, company, dept and team goals with project demand
  • Experienced with facilitating working sessions to understand what’s possible
  • Solid high-level understanding of PMI, PMO, Agile, scrum, ITIL methodologies
  • Experienced with portfolio management with complex dependencies and risks
  • Experienced working in a fast, dynamic, and constantly-changing environment
  • Great interpersonal skills in virtual world and working across different time-zones

Nice to have: 

  • IT tech stack strategic expertise
  • Data analytics and data visualization expertise
  • PMP
  • Salesforce certifications

Additional Information

At Shopify, we are committed to building and fostering an environment where our employees feel included, valued, and heard. Our belief is that a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion enables us to truly make commerce better for everyone. We strongly encourage applications from Indigenous peoples, racialized people, people with disabilities, people from gender and sexually diverse communities and/or people with intersectional identities. Please take a look at our 2020 Sustainability Report to learn more about Shopify’s commitments.

Our belief is that a strong commitment to diversity & inclusion enables us to truly make commerce better for everyone. We encourage applications from Indigenous peoples, racialized people, people with disabilities, people from gender and sexually diverse communities, and/or people with intersectional identities. Please take a look at our Sustainability Reports to learn more about Shopify’s commitments to our communities, and our planet.

At Shopify, we understand that experience comes in many forms. We’re dedicated to adding new perspectives to the team – so if your experience is this close to what we’re looking for, please consider applying.

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