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Title:  Junior Technical Project Manager, Customer Advocate



About Descartes: 

Descartes (TSX:DSG) (Nasdaq:DSGX) is the global leader in providing on-demand, software-as-a-service solutions focused on improving the productivity, performance and security of logistics-intensive businesses. Descartes has over 147,000 parties using its cloud based services. Customers use our modular, software-as-a-service solutions to route, schedule, track and measure delivery resources; plan, allocate and execute shipments; rate, audit and pay transportation invoices; file customs and security documents for imports and exports; and complete numerous other logistics processes by participating in the world's largest, collaborative multimodal logistics community. Our headquarters are in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada and we have offices and partners around the world. Learn more at



Descartes MK Denied Party Screening team is looking for a Junior Technical Project Manager to assist clients with the integration and technical onboarding. This role will require excellent communications skills, highly organized and self-motivated individual. We are a data company, timing and accuracy is key for our clients. 

•    Advise Clients on product technical specifications
•    Webservices, Netsuite and Salesforce integration.
•    Coordinate with developers on progress and requirements. 
•    Respond to client inquiries through ticketing system promptly
•    Schedule calls and meetings with clients
•    Provide training on all products
•    Manage customer expectations and escalate issues to management
•    Maintain client relationships and be their liaison throughout projects and tasks.
•    Administrative responsibilities
•    Audit and Quality Assurance checks


Required Skills
•    Knowledge of MS Office Suite
•    Proven ability to solve complex problems with on-time delivery, the highest quality, and creativity in the approach
•    Ability to work on a team and manage prioritized workload
•    Ability to listen and understand business needs and creatively develop solutions
•    Communication, Transparency and excellent documentation


Desired Experience
•    Experience with SAP/GTS, GTM, Netsuite and Salesforce desirable
•    Exemplary presentation skills and ability to provide outstanding customer service
•    Ability to mentor team members and be a subject matter expert in marketing/analytics technology
•    Technical background
•    Project management experience


This is a remote opportunity, open to citizens or permanent residents of Canada or the US.

Due to COVID-19 we’ve implemented a virtual hiring process and continue to interview candidates by phone or video(Microsoft TEAMS) and are on-boarding new hires remotely. We value the safety of each member of our community because we know we’re all in this together.


We are an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate in hiring on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. 

For more information about our commitment to equal employment opportunity, please review our EEO is the Law , Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Statement, EEO/AA Statement

Descartes participates in the E-Verify program. Please click below to learn more about the E-Verify program. Notice of E-Verify Participation Right to Work (English and Spanish)

Descartes is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to job applicants with disabilities. Applicants in North America with a disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process can email us at Provide your name and contact information along with the accommodation needed to assist you with the application process. Your request will be responded to as soon as possible. Reasonable accommodations will be determined on a case-by-case basis.


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