Senior Project Manager

  • Category
    Engineering - Engineering Consulting
  • Job type
  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario

Adecco is currently recruiting for a Senior Project Manager for a 1.5 Year contract with possibility of extension with our Private Client in Ottawa, ON. The successful candidate must hold a valid Reliability Security Clearance.

The Senior Project Manager will have the following responsibilities:

  • Lead on Health, Safety, Security, Environment and Quality within the project.
  • Establishing and maintaining governance arrangements for the delivery of the project, defining clear roles, responsibilities and accountabilities that align with the company Business Management System
  • Accountable for planning and monitoring the programme (profit & loss & third-party suppliers); agree plans with the Sponsor and submit/present regular Monthly Review Reports indicating any deviations and corrective action taken
  • Managing the Customer Interface and associated management of the project and responsible for forming and managing effective relationships with project stakeholders
  • Planning and controlling finances as a means of driving performance
  • Attending and contributing the business PM Forum
  • Providing effective performance management support for the department including customer satisfaction
  • Interface with all levels of business from Directors to sub-contractors
  • Evaluates risk V reward in all projects or activities.

The Senior Project Manager must meet the following mandatory requirements:

  • A minimum of five years Extensive recent and relevant experience as a Project Manager in a similar environment / business sector
  • Project management experience in a National Defense
  • 10+ years of related experience
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering / project / construction management or a related field
  • A postgraduate qualification is also desirable
  • Membership in a professional body
  • APM qualified preferably to Registered Project Professional (RPP)
  • Awareness of various contracting methodologies (eg FIDIC/NEC3/JCT etc…)
  • Full project lifecycle experience from bid phase through to close out
  • Proficient in all aspects of Management such as: Conflict Management, Contract Management, Budgeting and Cost Control, Risk, opportunity and issue management, Governance arrangements (incl quality), Reviews, Change Control etc.
  • Develop and communicate Quality KPIs and dashboards
  • Identify and solve complex problems impacting on the wider business
  • Drive delivery of the Strategic Corporate Plan liaising with key stakeholders where necessary
  • Experience producing Key Outputs such as: Project Execution Plan, Project Gate Reviews, Project Baseline packs, Cost; Customer Satisfaction reports etc.

If you are interested in applying to our Senior Project Manager 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_12121071

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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