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Innovation Specialist



Taguig, Metro Manila, Philippines
Posted on Friday, May 26, 2023

Position Description:

We are looking for an experienced Project Management Associate to be responsible in end to end tracking of the ideas that are submitted on the BOOST! Innovation portal.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

The responsibilities of the Project Management Associate is to track ideas submitted, collaborate with Idea sponsors and process owners, track the progress of the ideas throughout the Idea process, analyze ideas in terms of the financial benefit and track overall cost savings for the ideas implemented in the portal, track progress of ideas during the development stage and conduct the post implementation review of the implemented ideas.

Project Management Associate Responsibilities:
• Tracking and documenting ideas submitted in the BOOST! Innovation portal
• Coordinate and secure approvals from idea sponsors.
• Organize collaboration sessions.
• Analyze financial benefit of ideas and track actual materialized benefit of implemented ideas.
• Ensuring the timely turnaround of team members throughout the idea process.
• Support the creation and improvement of processes, procedures, and tools
• Maintain processes to ensure project management documentation, reports and plans are relevant, accurate and complete
• Reconcile entries as needed by comparing and correcting data between tools
• Recommend actions by analyzing and interpreting data and making comparative analyses
• Perform other functions that may be assigned by the Innovation Program Manager

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• A Bachelor's degree in Business, Administration, or a related field.
• A Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification may be advantageous.
• A minimum of 2 years' experience in the industry.
• Basic knowledge of the current IT trends and any programming languages are required
• A minimum of one year's experience in a supervisory position may be advantageous.
• Strong leadership skills.
• Good written and verbal communication skills.
• Strong attention to details and technicalities.
• Excellent organizational and technical skills.
• Good interpersonal and multi-tasking skills


  • Analytical Thinking
  • Data Analysis
  • Detail-oriented
  • Project Management

What you can expect from us:

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees “members” because they are CGI shareholders and owners, and, as owners, we enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today—one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where everyone belongs, and we collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal opportunity employer, we empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI—where your ideas and actions make a difference.