OCI Inc. Senior Project Manager -PC (BC) Contract in Vancouver, BC

OCI Inc.

Branch Vancouver BC CA

Senior Project Manager -PC (BC)
Vancouver, BC

Service Desk Support (SDS). Complete Service Level Agreement for the application. The services shall generally encompass the following:….

Senior Project Manager -PC ( BC):

Only professionals with IM, IT, IS and/or ICT experience need apply .

Must be current resident of Canada.

Location: Vancouver, BC.

Start date: Dec 19, 2016

Assignment length: 3+ Months contract; extendable by up to 9 months (.5 FTE)

Position/Project Summary:

On behalf of our client, we are seeking a Senior Project Manager to provide leadership between the Finance group as well as the project team and the business area for the change management training and activation support piece.


The Project Manager responsibilities will include, but may not be limited to:

  • Coordinate Vendor Work: Provide a single point of contact to liaise with the client, vendor, Client and IMITS
  • Coordinate IMITS Work; Provide a single point of accountability to deliver the required components of the project. The services shall generally encompass the following:
  • Lead the planning team, which will be comprised of staff and contracted technical team members
  • Provide project leadership, working closely with all teams, the clients and the vendor to monitor and ensure the project accomplishes all goals and deliverables of the project on time and to budget
  • Develop and distribute regular project reporting to sponsors and stakeholders
  • Project Documentation
  • Compile Project Charter
  • Complete the Production Turnover (PTO)
  • Service Desk Support (SDS)
  • Complete Service Level Agreement for the application
  • Other Project Manager Responsibilities
  • Creates and executes project work plans and revises as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements
  • Identifies resources needed and assigns individual responsibilities
  • Manages day-to-day operational aspects of project
  • Reviews deliverables prepared by team before passing to client
  • Measures all deliverables against vendor recommended design and best/normal practices
  • Reports any deviations
  • Effectively applies client methodology and enforces project standards
  • Prepares for engagement reviews and quality assurance procedures
  • Minimizes exposure and risk on project
  • Ensures project documents are complete, current, and stored appropriately
  • Tracks and reports team hours and expenses on a weekly basis
  • Facilitates team and client meetings effectively
  • Holds regular status meetings with project team
  • Keeps project team well informed of changes
  • Effectively communicates relevant project information to superiors
  • Delivers engaging, informative, well-organized presentations
  • Resolves and/or escalates issues in a timely fashion
  • Understands how to communicate difficult/sensitive information tactfully
  • Effectively utilizes each team member to his/her fullest potential
  • Motivates team to work together in the most efficient manner
  • Keeps track of lessons learned and shares those lessons with team members
  • Mitigates team conflict and communication problems
  • Manages day-to-day client interaction
  • Sets and manages client expectations

Experience and skills:

The Senior Project Manager will have the following qualification and experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience in the related field
  • Minimum of 5+ years’ experience in a Project Management role
  • Experience in developing project artefacts
  • Experience in projects planning, execution, controlling and monitoring
  • Strong interpersonal, negotiation, and conflict-management skills
  • MS Project, Visio, PowerPoint and Excel skills
  • PMP Certification is an asset
  • Experience working within the Healthcare sector is an asset

How to Apply:

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those shortlisted will be contacted. We will retain your resume for other current or upcoming relevant roles.

Please send your updated MS Word resume quoting SPM-161207 through Indeed.ca easy apply or [email protected] .ca and include:

  • 3 key skills and business sector experience with number of years
  • Availability
  • Work location desired
  • Rate expectation
  • 3 References, at least 2 of which at supervisory level. Will contact, if short listed.


OCI Inc. is Canadian based Information Technology (IT) Service Company headquartered in Toronto, with offices in Ottawa, Edmonton, Calgary, Vancouver and Victoria. We have been successfully working with the private and public sector in Canada, USA and globally since 1998 . www.myoci.ca

Job Type: Contract

Job Location:

  • Vancouver, BC

Required education:

  • Diploma/Certificate

Required experience:

  • Project Management: 5 years

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Vancouver, BC, CA
Posted on: 2016-12-06
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