Senior Project Manager 

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Eagle is currently seeking a Senior Project Manager. This is a six (6) month, contract position scheduled to start in June.

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Overall end-to-end ownership of multiple delivery projects throughout the development lifecycle;
  • Leading the quantification of requirements (process and system) for the business solution and the translation of those business needs into IS/IT and vendor requirements;
  • Identifying/raising project issues and driving the resolution of design and delivery issues with the project delivery units and overseeing the development and implementation of the business solution;
  • Negotiating and confirming scope of system and process changes with key stakeholders, identifying business opportunities and options resulting from system solution design and development;
  • Identifying and monitoring the benefits associated with the business solution;
  • Resourcing and building core and extended project teams;
  • PM’s, BA’s and SME direct reports as well as contractors;
  • Regularly interfacing with all appropriate stakeholders to ensure smooth transition of the business solution throughout the project lifecycle;
  • Building and maintaining strong working relationships with all stakeholders;
  • YEE and program/project budget and forecasting; and,
  • Assisting in project planning and costing for multi-year strategic plan, supporting all PEATS and finance project delivery obligations following IT practices. 

Skills and Qualifications

The qualified candidate must have:

  • College certificate or University degree (business, computer science);
  • Project Management Certifications and or work experience equivalents;
  • Minimum five (5) years previous experience as a Project Manager;
  • Strong people/team leadership skills;
  • Strong negotiation and facilitation skills;
  • Strong dedication to customer focus;
  • Ability to work in a fluid team environment;
  • Extensive experience in managing project delivery involving multi-tiered systems integration;
  • Strong analytical/conceptual skills;
  • Ability to gain management support and work effectively at all levels across the organization and across departments within organization;
  • Strong organizational skills;
  • Ability to act as the sponsor and customer advocate throughout the project lifecycle;
  • Ability to work on multiple projects concurrently;
  • Ability to handle ambiguity and rapid change;
  • Problem solving skills;
  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communications skills;
  • Sound business acumen;
  • Strong computer proficiency with Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Visio);
  • Project Finance, Budget (Knowledge of SAP) and Governance Processes (PEATS/IPC/ICEC);
  • Experience in designing new process and governance;
  • Proficiency in Project Management methodology;
  • Ability to assess and articulate customer needs/requirements and develop potential solutions;
  • Ability to influence at all levels;
  • Ability to build/document a timeline;
  • Ability to efficiently work in virtual teams, handling multiple projects with geographically dispersed team members;
  • Availability to work occasional weekends, evenings and nights, to meet hard deadlines and deployment activities;
  • Ability to travel within Montreal, Ottawa and Toronto corridors depending on project needs; and,
  • Bilingualism (an asset).

Don’t miss out on this opportunity, apply online today!

Eagle is an equal opportunity employer and will provide accommodations during the recruitment process upon request. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with Eagle and that employment with Eagle will only commence when placed on an assignment as a temporary employee of Eagle.

  • Posted On: May 08, 2018
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Job ID: 55116
  • Location: Montreal QC