• Category
    Information Technology - Project Manager
  • Job type
  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario

Adecco is currently recruiting for a Project Manager - Senior for a 6-Month contract with our Crown Corporation Client in Kanata, ON. The successful candidate must hold a valid Reliability Security Clearance or be eligible for it.
The Project Manager - Senior will have the following responsibilities:
•    Help coordinate transformation activities within Centers of Excellence teams (Architecture, Security, Quality Assurance and Development Operations teams), in context of a bigger corporate Transformation the organization is undergoing, including adopting new processes, standards and developing templates for deliverables defined by new processes
•    Work with these Centers of Excellence in leading initiatives to identify and implement new tools, and practices and engage vendors specific to their areas of expertise in delivering new or augment existing services to our client and business clients
•    Work with the corporate Transformation team to properly manage the flow of information on a new Delivery Operating Model which is moving organization towards Agile methodology for delivering projects, create a work plan for rollout of processes, standards and templates
•    Manage and track progress of assignments to individual team members
•    Ensure that new artifacts are stored in appropriate repositories
•    Track adoption-related items, including issues, dependencies
•    Maintain and report on status of actions, issues, risks
•    Perform project administration (Issues log, change requests, decision log etc.)
•    Help coordinating the decisions on the future transformations of the company and the achievement of processes or tools (or both)
The Project Manager - Senior must meet the following mandatory requirements:
•    5+ years in a Project Management and/or Consulting environment 
•    Great communication skills; good understanding of Agile methodology and landscape for delivery of technology projects
•    Be comfortable in an unstructured environment
•    Be comfortable working to lighten the load of a traditional waterfall to streamline and simplify
•    Does not consider day to day project management and coordination to be ‘less than’ a program management role
•    Be comfortable achieving their ends through management and coordination of many stakeholders and participants
•    Be comfortable rolling up their sleeves and pitching in to help create the deliverables and results/presentations provided for the projects, e.g. RFP results and summaries
•    Strong ability to ‘figure things out’ in a scenario that is not necessarily clear
Nice to have:
•    Experience with managing transformation activities within large organization. 
If you are interested in applying to our Project Manager - Senior position, please submit your resume as soon as possible by clicking on the 'Apply with Adecco' button.

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Reference number CA_EN_1_027616_12140261

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.

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