Project Manager

Ottawa (ON) Both (on-site & remote)
Opportunity Number: 40130010
Information TechnologyScience
LanguageSecurity Clearance
English verbal and writtenValid Enhanced Clearance
Start PeriodDate Posted
Two weeks +Thursday, October 28, 2021
Job Description

We are looking for an experienced PM for a long term opportunity with one of our Government Of Canada Clients within the scientific portfolio.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • • Manage multiple simultaneous IT enabling projects using NRC Knowledge, Information and Technology Services’ processes and tools;
  • • Formulate statements of problems; establishes procedures for the development and implementation of significant, new or modified project elements to solve these problems, and obtains approval thereof;
  • • Define and document the objectives for the project; determine budgetary requirements, the composition, roles and responsibilities and terms of reference for the project team;
  • • Develop project plans and manage allocated project funds. This requires defining work breakdown structures and critical paths, identifying the technical expertise required, estimating the financial and human resources requirements to produce the deliverables and preparing the work schedule;
  • • Develop and maintain an appropriately tailored risk management plan to monitor and mitigate project risks;
  • • Coordinate and facilitate meetings and working sessions with the project team and other project stakeholders at all phases of the project lifecycle to ensure continuous progress and eventual success of the project;
  • • Set and continually manage project expectations with sponsors, team members and stakeholders;
  • • Identify and resolve issues and conflicts within the project team;
  • • Provide regular updates and reports on the progress of projects against objectives, and proactively identify issues arising in relation to project status, resource expenditures or achieving overall project results;
  • • Prepare plans, charts, tables and diagrams to assist in analyzing or displaying problems; work with a variety of project management tools; and
  • • Obtain formal project sign-off and post-project client satisfaction feedback from project sponsors.

Qualifications and Experience
Must have:

  • 10 years of experience as a project manager

    • PMP
    • Prince2
    • Certified Scrum Master
    • 10 years of experience managing projects in scientific or research based organizations.

We’re an equal opportunities employer committed to increasing diversity and inclusion in today’s workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Minorities, women, LGBTQ candidates, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. If you require an accommodation, please review our accessibility policy and reach out to our accessibility officer with any questions.
Merci de l’intérêt que vous manifestez pour ce poste. La description du poste nous a été fournie en anglais par notre client. Si vous souhaitez passer l’entrevue avec nous en français ou fournir votre CV en français, nous vous confierons à une personne de notre équipe qui parle français.

Opportunity Number: 40130010

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