Project Control Officer
888 Birchmount Rd Scarborough, Ontario M1K
Immediate need for a Junior PCO (Project Control Officer)/ Project Admin
The Project Control Officer is responsible for tracking, documenting and working with the Project Manager, Delivery Manager or Senior Delivery Manager to ensure all aspects of the project are followed through over the entire project life cycle (initiate, plan, execute, control, close). Must be able to understand project scope and project objectives, as well as the role and function of each team member. The position requires good knowledge of project management tools and methods, financials (including budgeting), and ability to understand the clients life cycle development methodologies. Responsible for adherence to project management and other IT&S standards, promoting innovative or improved methods to get the work done and implement best practices. The Project Control Officer will have excellent communication and relationship building skills.
MUST HAVE/NICE TO HAVE SKILLS:
- Excellent Microsoft Project knowledge and exceptional Excel skills.
- Good knowledge of project management tools and methodologies
- Strong communicator both verbally and through written/pictorial reporting.
- Ability to effectively support a multiple number of projects of similar complexity in a sophisticated matrix management organization.
- Ability to thoroughly understand the Banks formal and informal organization structure is imperative.
- Expert ability to balance competing or conflicting requests of various projects, stakeholders, requiring a professional approach and highly developed negotiation and influencing skills.
- Ability to develop and maintain an MS Project Schedule, including multiple files consolidation and reporting.
- Familiarity with IT concepts, methodology and vocabulary.
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