Senior Project Manager

One of our federal government clients has a need for a Senior Project Manager with expertise in change management for a large-scale IT transformation initiative.

Start Date: ASAP

Security Clearance: Secret

Description of Tasks:

  • Acting as the Adoption and Change Management Project Manager for Stream 2;
  • Liaising with Microsoft in regards to project plan updates, ACM requirements for integration;
  • Managing all partner project plans and the work of the ACM team for Stream 2;
  • Creating, maintaining, and updating the “partner progress tracker’, which helps identify trends, milestones, risks, and issues;
  • Creating briefings related to Stream 2 updates for executive audiences and presents at various forums (i.e. Steering Committees, CIO Briefings etc.);
  • Providing a strategic oversight function of partner organizations;
  • Liaising with client leads on the technical implementation;
  • Coordinating all ACM workshops with partners and manages the schedule;
  • Attending, and at times, leading partner meetings (manages attendance, recordings etc.);
  • Managing file structure and coordinating translation process;
  • Managing priorities, activities, tasks for both partners and DCCP ACM team; and
  • Working closely with the ACM lead and team and reporting to the Director.

Skills and Competencies:

  • Experience with both Waterfall and Agile experience;
  • Experience with large-scale IT transformation initiatives;
  • Ability to provide direction, identify risk & issues and synthesize information for an executive audience;
  • Willingness to be flexible and pivot quickly and work under pressure within tight timelines;
  • Project management certification required;
  • Experience working with change management initiatives and/or teams is seen as an asset;
  • Change management certification is preferred but not mandatory;
  • Bilingualism is an asset but not mandatory.