Sr Project Manager to join the PMO and assist with a major Passport Modernization Initiative

Job Type: Contract
Positions to fill: 1
Start Date: Oct 10, 2022
Job End Date: Mar 31, 2023
Pay Rate: Daily: Negotiable
Job ID: 123263
Location: Ottawa
Our valued public sector client requires a Senior Project Manager to join the PMO and assist with a major Passport Modernization Initiative. The Passport Program Modernization Initiative is looking to improve the overall program service delivery and accessibility, as well as strengthen program security and the integrity of passport entitlement and issuance processes.

Must haves:
  • PMP or Prince 2 certification or other PMI accredited certifications
  • Enhanced Reliability Security Clearance
  • Experience working within the GoC
  • Bilingual
Tasks Include but are not limited to:
  • Recommending, planning and coordinating project management activities as defined by the project management plan
  • Providing planning and implementation support for direction from senior management and steering committees including logistical support and facilitation of meetings or workshops to obtain required information and agreement
  • Providing guidance and support to the project team to consistently implement and execute the project hybrid-agile approach, including the level of effort estimation model.
  • Providing timely and accurate executive reporting, including progress of the projects, on an ongoing basis and at scheduled points in the project life cycle using the departmental Project Management Information Solution (PMIS)
  • Implementing the departmental project executive dashboard and providing the dashboard report monthly to IMP as per departmental requirements
  • Coaching, mentoring, and directing staff/project stakeholders in industry project management processes and practices (as defined by the Project Portfolio Management Process)
  • Producing draft plans and/or sections for incorporation into the project management plans and charters, if and as required