Mindwire

Senior Project Manager
Information Technology
Vancouver British Columbia Staffing Contract Jul 8, 2022

BH - Senior Project Manager - British Columbia (Remote)

On behalf of our public sector client, Brainhunter Systems is looking to fulfill a 1-year contract for a Senior Project Manager. Our ideal candidate will have strong experience leading multiple IT projects within a public sector environment and will have led at least one project that had significant organizational change management aspects. 

4.2 Service Requirements
The Contractor’s responsibilities will include the following:
a) Provide accountability, and reports to the Director, Solution Design & Delivery for all project deliverables
b) Collaborate with the business areas, and IT and business teams as applicable, to develop well- defined requirements and deliverables
c) Develop and maintain a Project work schedule with activities, timelines, critical paths and resource requirements and budget. Manage all activities against the Project work schedule for the Project duration. Review assigned tasks according to work plans with responsible team members
d) Plan and manage the project in accordance with the agreed processes and tolerances
e) Document and report Project status against established objectives, milestones, budget and resources
f) Facilitate closure of issues that cannot be resolved by project teams
g) Oversee and contributes to the development of project documents
h) Prepare presentations, briefings or other communications as required
i) Collaborate with subject matter experts, stream leads and project resources to ensure project progression
j) Contribute to the Project risk register and the integration of risk treatments and control activities into the Project plans
k) Manage and monitor Project activity through detailed plans and schedules and preparation of reports

Relevant Experience Requirements
1. Experience and knowledge of public sector/broader public sector organizations or regulatory environments, relevant legislation, industry reporting obligations, regulatory requirements
2. A minimum of ten (10) years demonstrated experience leading and managing business and IT Projects of increasing complexity and size and at least one Project with a significant component of organizational change management and ability to successfully drive completion of business and technology deliverables to schedule and budget
3. Ability of monitoring and adjusting work to accomplish goals and deliver to the organization’s mandate;
4. Stakeholder engagement and Relationship management - managing complex partnerships where different parties have a piece of the critical path and different levels of investment in the timelines and outcomes;
5. Project Management Certification – appropriate accreditation in Project Management from a recognized body (PMP or Prince2) or an equivalent amount of experience

Relevant Capability Requirements
1. Communications – Exceptional oral and written communications and the ability to communicate effectively across a broad range of stakeholders from executive to technical resources
2. Demonstrated capability to develop and manage a Project and resource plan using MS Project
3. Change Management experience managing change, communicating widely, handling resistance to change and facilitating implementation of successful change actions;
4. Ability to identify potential risks and points of resistance and develop specific plans to mitigate or address the concerns;
5. Issues Management – experience identifying issues and resolving them before they become critical.

How to Apply:
 

  • Online: Apply online now at www.Brainhunter.com
  • Email: If you would prefer to email a copy of your resume for later review, we would be pleased to consider your resume for future upcoming opportunities, please send resume, availability and compensation expectation to: megan.degagne@brainhunter.com

 

Please note: While we appreciate and welcome all applications, only those who satisfy employment eligibility in Canada and meet the qualifications for the role will be contacted.