Agile Project Manager

Duration: 12 Months
Location: Downtown Ottawa (Remote owing to COVID-19)
Enhanced Reliability Clearance Required.

Seeking an Agile Project Manager for one of our direct client.
The Agile Project Manager will report to a Director of the Program Management, accountable for oversight and execution of programs required to realize our corporate strategy.
The Agile Project Manager will:
• Plan, monitor, and manage initiatives or groups of projects from initiation through completion to ensure completion on time, following specifications of outcomes and outputs, within budget and timelines.
• Will use formal project/program management processes and Agile Frameworks to manage resources, budgets, risks, schedules, and changes.
• The incumbent may be concerned with projects or smaller scope or identifiable elements or functions within a larger project.
• Typically, incumbent in this discipline are working towards or have achieved certification in project management or agile.

• Supports senior project managers, directors and sponsors with all project management tasks
• Supports the team by assisting in the preparation of project/program documents, schedules, logistics and communications
• Validate initial project scope and effort estimates and manage the change order process
• Ensure scope is delivered in full and with quality throughout the project life cycle
• Ability to support the project profitability and monitor, interpret, and communicate project budget
• Liaise with Procurement regarding PSA's, SOW's and Service Maintenance Schedules for new and existing Vendor contracts, may also prepare and manage Vendor Contract budget reports and forecasts
• Develop a communication plan and execute on it utilizing existing templates
• Establish vision with sponsor and provide agile best practices and have time work on highest value items
• Identify, document, track, and communicate project risks and issues and assist in bringing to resolution or mitigation
• Lead and facilitate internal and external events, adapting communication style and medium to fit audience needs
• Administers, records and organizes all project/ program artifacts
• Updates and manages all project management logs: Risk, Action, Issue and Decision
• Self-motivation and proactive approach

• Completed an Undergraduate Degree in Business Administration, Certificate in Project Management, or Agile training
• Demonstrated understanding of project management and Agile principles and practices, including tracking outcomes, budgets, meeting agendas, status reporting and risk/issue management
• Strong organizational skills, with the ability to work for multiple stakeholders
• Minimum 4 years of experience coordinating or managing projects in a project management office or related Agile environment with competing priorities and diverse deliverables
• Advanced written and verbal communication skills and experience communicating and consulting with project executives, sponsors and stakeholders
• Proficient in Visio, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, MS Team and other related applications
• Agile project Management
• Communication and interpersonal skills
• Organizational skills
• Building trust and commitment within the team

• Bilingual in both official languages (French and English)
• Scrum Master (CSM), PMP
• Self-motivation and proactive approach
• Experience using Planview, Lean Kit and Azure ADO or related project scheduling tools
• Advanced in Visio, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, and other related applications

We thank you for visiting the job page. Only candidates closely matching the requirement will be contacted for interview. Wishing you all the best in your job search.

Email your resume to