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Sr. Project Control Officer with experience managing large budgets to work on several projects for a banking client - 26058

Job Type: Contract
Positions to fill: 1
Start Date: Jun 13, 2022
Job End Date: Oct 31, 2022
Pay Rate: Hourly: Negotiable
Job ID: 119218
Location: Toronto
Sr. Project Control Officer with experience managing large budgets to work on several projects for a banking client - 26058

Location Address: Remote (Hybrid - Scarborough)
Contract Duration: 6 Months
Possibility of Extension: Yes (up to 2 year tenure)

Project: There are multiple projects this HM is hiring for, all require the same standard qualifications for a PCO

Typical Day in Role
  • Support management on scheduling, planning, invoicing and forecasting financials for all assigned projects
  • Manage and review accruals and actuals, ensuring they are entered in the appropriate tools prior to the monthly cycles
  • Support the forecast process within Bank’s targets and drive to meet KPIs
  • Create and manage project delivery artifacts for various management reviews and meetings
  • Provide timely and accurate updates to the project manager and leadership teams as applicable
  • Help drive best practices in order to increase efficiencies, drive innovation, and create value for the business
  • Provide consulting on project initiatives including business case preparation and developing creative/alternative approaches to problem resolution
  • Develop a strong partnership with the Business Sponsor to gain an understanding of requirements, sustain open dialogue to manage product backlog & benefits
  • Collaborate with project teams to ensure business needs and outcomes of the project are achieved
  • Participate in establishing project scope to ensure focus on delivery
  • Support resource requirement identification and expectation management
  • Create project plans and manage dependencies in accordance with project team needs

Must Have Skills:
  1. 5-7 years of project control officer expereince. 
  2. Experience managing a 10 Million dollars project and 30+ resources
  3. Advanced experience with MS Excel and MS PowerPoint
  4. Knowledge of project management tools and techniques (e.g., CA PPM, MS Projects, JIRA, Confluence)
Nice-To-Have Skills:
  • Previous banking experience
Degrees or certifications:
  • University Degree in relevant field
  • PMP certification or working towards