Job Information
Project Manager
In-TAC Employer OS Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Overview
Job Type: Full-Time
Category: Management
Requirements
Minimum Experience: 5 Year
Job Status
Start Publishing: 2018-02-07
Number Of Jobs: 1
Stop Publishing: 2018-02-28
Description

The Project Manager plays a vital role in keeping project activities on task. As a project manager, you will manage the entire project lifecycle, from defining business objectives and project plan to managing its successful execution and deployment - all while meeting strict deadlines and ensuring budgetary obligations. As an effective leader, you will coordinate the efforts of team members and third-party contractors or consultants to deliver projects according to plan while overseeing quality control through the project’s duration.

You will plan, execute, and finalize projects according to strict deadlines and within budget parameters, defining the project's objectives and overseeing quality control throughout the project lifecycle. This specifically encompasses:

  • Project scoping, estimating, planning
  • Client and client stakeholder management and acceptance
  • Scope, change, budget, and schedule management
  • Team management within a matrix organization against a deliverable
  • Status reporting (internal/external)
  • Resource forecasting
  • Risk mitigation
  • Post-project reviews
Qualifications
  • A minimum of 5+ years' experience as a project manager
  • Experience in a professional services organization
  • Experience in managing user-centered design projects and technical solutions
  • Experience working in a fast-paced organization with competing project demands and running multiple projects simultaneously
  • Experience with project management principles, processes, tools, and techniques
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Expertise in utilizing conflict resolution to lead staff and resolve issues with customers to ensure project goals and contractual agreements are met and customer requirements are fulfilled
  • The prudence to leverage project governance and escalation processes as needed to meet project KPIs

WHAT GRABS OUR ATTENTION:

  • Strong facilitation, negotiation, and conflict-resolution skills
  • Adaptability and capacity to work effectively in an environment where priorities change frequently
  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to develop and foster long-term relationships
  • PMP certification
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