WHO ARE WE
Namaste Technologies began as an international cannabis eCommerce company operating 32 sites in 20 countries. We have years of data collected on legal cannabis users and by combining machine learning technology with telemedicine apps, we’re monetizing this information. We have recently acquired our sales license for our Licensed Producer CannMart which now allows us to operate our marketplace for all brands’ legal cannabis products.
WE ARE THE FUTURE OF CANNABIS!
WHO YOU ARE
We are currently in the process of selecting a new ERP vendor for CannMart, our wholly owned medicinal cannabis business. Our ideal candidate is an ERP PROJECT MANAGER to be based on-site at the CannMart facility in Etobicoke with the ability to meet Finance and other business stakeholders in Toronto.
ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Single point of contact for communications relative to the system replacement project and will have the authority to act on behalf of CannMart in all matters regarding this project
Overall project leader responsible for the successful execution of the project, adoption of new ERP for CannMart, and realisation of associated business benefits
Develop a plan for change management, communications, and be the change leader driving the new ERP project across all levels within the organization
Champion the project benefits key messages and communicate the value proposition on a regular basis to all employees
Work closely with Business Process Team Leads and the Executive team to design cross functional processes and underlying organizational structure to accommodate Odoo
Regularly review and monitor all ongoing project activities, mitigate resource conflicts, and participate in project status meetings
Select, engage, and manage the project resources including executives for executive alignment sessions, and subject matter experts to participate in required interviews, workshops, and meetings, and work with the implementation partner Project Manager to schedule participation in those sessions
Regularly review and approve delivery of the contracted Deliverables submitted by the new ERP implementation partner in accordance with Deliverable Materials Acceptance Procedure
Review and approve Project Change Requests
Review and approve invoices and expenses
First point of escalation for scope, timeline, and staffing issues
Additional duties as required
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
3 + years of project management experience
Solid command of all aspects of the product development lifecycle
Proven background of leading projects and teams
Passion for bridging the gap between technology and user experience
ERP roll-out experience
Cannabis industry experience considered an asset
Experience in working in/with remote teams considered an asset
Experience in working in agile/lean methodologies considered an asset.
WHAT WE OFFER:
Fully remote and highly talented distributed team
Working on great tech stack with cutting edge technologies
Product company with a long-term vision
Competitive salary depending on the relative work experience.
Project exposure and ownership that impacts our users, product, and business
Challenging technical tasks, fast learning cycles, and meaningful feedback.
We thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at Namaste Technologies. Please note, only the candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted. Namaste Technologies welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
Chelsea Palmer, Executive Assistant.
The Namaste team is one of a kind. We’re dedicated, passionate, and proud of what we do. We encourage one another’s progress and successes, and we grow by working and improving together.
David Giardino, Chief Operating Officer.
Since joining Namaste, I have been enjoying every minute of it! I spend a lot of time traveling and working with so many of our employees all across the globe, and constantly find myself inspired by our dedicated, passionate, and hard working teams. I was fortunate to be part of a few huge milestones soon after joining, and I'm looking forward to sharing in many more with the rest of the Namaste team.