Colliers Project Leaders Inc.

  • Senior Project Manager – Institutional Projects - Relocation to Victoria BC

    Location CA-AB-Calgary | CA-BC-Victoria
    Job ID
    2018-2230
    Category
    Project Management
  • Overview

    BE Totally Engaged. BE Business Savvy. BE the Right Partner. Be all that and more at Colliers Project Leaders.

     

    As Colliers Project Leaders continues to grow and attract exciting project opportunities, we seek a Senior Project Manager with institutional project experience to join our team Victoria BC. Relocation support to Victoria will be provided for the successful candidate.

     

    This is a great opportunity for an experienced Project Manager who has made their reputation in the industry and is looking to capitalize on that investment.

     

    To be successful in this role you will bring a wealth of experience leading projects and be able to demonstrate a portfolio varying in scope and complexity with depth in building and facilities project delivery with a focus on institutional projects in the K – 12 and University / Campus and Healthcare environment(s). You will have a strong understanding what it takes to deliver construction projects from design through to commissioning while acting in the owners best interests and managing multiple stakeholders.

     

    Ideally you will hold either P.Eng or PMP and have experience working as an owner’s representative or in a professional services environment in a range of sectors including, healthcare, education and commercial mixed-use.

     

    Here at Colliers Project Leaders, the Project Manager acts as a trusted advisor to our clients, representing their interests at all times to multiple stakeholders and providing technical and project leadership to the teams they oversee. Our people are not only Project Managers, they are Project Leaders who take a client centric approach to project delivery and are given the opportunity to demonstrate their skills and expertise on a diverse range of projects that vary in scope and complexity appropriate to their level of experience.

     

    Who you are:

     

    We’re looking for outstanding project leaders who are organized, have a keen eye for details and have led and managed complex projects from start to finish – on time and on budget. You’re good at building strong, trusting client relationships and have a knack for bringing the right people together to come up with innovative ideas and solutions.

     

    You love variety in your work and when every day is different from the next. You’re the kind of person who dives right in, learning as much as you can about a new client, a different industry or business, and you’ll apply your knowledge and technical expertise to get the best results.

    Responsibilities

    What you’ll get to do as a Project Manager at Colliers Project Leaders:

    • Develop strong client relationships and act as the client’s single point of contact throughout the project to achieve the client’s goals and objectives
    • Work on a number of facilities and building projects, varying in size and scope
    • Ensure that client expectations and satisfaction are met or exceeded on all projects and the client’s best interests are represented with respect to contractual and technical issues
    • Select and organize project teams and establish levels of authority and lines of communication
    • Lead the control of project related documents and deliver all work in accordance with Colliers Project Leaders Quality Management System and procedures
    • Chair project and site meetings, find resolution to issues and coordinate between multiple stakeholders
    • Maintain contact with existing and prospective clients and respond to business development and sales opportunities with support from the Business Development Team, Principal or Regional Vice President
    • Regularly reporting on project status by means of schedule updates, meeting minutes, financial records and other reports
    • Provide oversight and leadership to the change management process, payment certificates and other contract or project related administrative documents

    Qualifications

    What you’ll need to be successful:

    • A minimum 10 years of experience as a Project Manager, representing owners to multiple stakeholders in the delivery of projects of varying size and scope in a range of sectors including, healthcare, education and municipal/provincial
    • Demonstrable experience leading the Design process
    • Experience delivery large scale institutional projects in excess of 50 million dollars
    • Strong understanding of best practice Project Management methodologies and procedures within a PMO environment
    • A university degree or diploma in engineering, architecture or quantity surveying (or an equivalent combination of academic and practical experience)
    • Strong knowledge of various types of construction methodologies, project management models and financial management, as well as building codes, contract law and relevant legislation
    • Effective leadership and organizational skills with the ability to effectively influence others and successfully resolve a variety of client, project and technical issues
    • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills
    • Strong computer skills, including a working knowledge of scheduling (MS Project), word processing (Word) and spreadsheet (Excel) software applications
    • Eng or PMP designation and LEED AP accreditation an asset

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