Senior Project Manager

Category: Project Management
Main location: Canada, British Columbia, Victoria
Position ID: J0424-0042
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

Ready to join an outstanding culture that cares about diversity and inclusion, corporate social responsibility and gives the freedom to innovate, influence decisions, and chart an exciting career?

CGI is more than just an IT company. Be part of a team that supports the local community with the ability draw on global best-in-class talent! Benefits include a share purchase program, profit sharing, wellness credits, training and development programs, and flexible work schedules and locations.

As a Senior Project Manager in BC for the BC Health Account at CGI, you will contribute to the success of multiple IT projects and initiatives for our clients.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Plan, coordinate, lead/oversee and communicate the activities to ensure that project objectives are met
• Ensure good management of activities, quality results and implementation of CGI quality processes
• Manage the project or scrum teams associated with the initiative, providing guidance and oversight, connecting and collaborating with team leads and Scrum Masters as appropriate
• Complete various activities to deliver projects using the project plan, work plan, risk log, communication plan, issue logs and resolution as well as manage Statements of Work and associated Change Requests
• Balance the management of projects by mitigating risks and defining resolution plans for addressing issues, proactively managing risks and issues
• Deliver expected project margin/profitability
• Obtain engagement and approvals by all players: clients, team members and vendors
• Effective client relationship management, ability to deal with a breadth of stakeholders at all levels of the organization, including client executives with professionalism and business acumen
• Obtain, validate and understand the cost models and project profit margins for all assigned projects
• Define functional structure of the project; prepare work plans for planning and scheduling of required resources
• Ensure projects are auditable and audit ready, adhere to CGI policy and contractual requirements

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Essential Qualifications
• 5+ years of Project Management experience within IT
• Proven experience working with multiple clients on IT project-based initiatives.
• Excellent skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and growing transparency
• Superb communication and presentation skills in providing pertinent and detailed information to clients and delivery / operational teams

Desired Qualifications
• Demonstrated experience coordinating and facilitating information sessions, working sessions, and Steering Committees
• Familiarity with the BC health sector and ecosystem

Education and Certification
• Bachelor in Computer Science, Masters in Project Management or equivalent
• Certified Project Manager (PMP) certification

CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors including but not limited to skill set level, geographic market, experience and training, and licensure and certification. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range in British Columbia is $75,000 - $145,000.



  • Application Development
  • Financial Management
  • Microsoft Project
  • PMI Project Management Prof
  • Project Management
  • Workshop Facilitation

What you can expect from us:

Together, as owners, let’s turn meaningful insights into action.

Life at CGI is rooted in ownership, teamwork, respect and belonging. Here, you’ll reach your full potential because…

You are invited to be an owner from day 1 as we work together to bring our Dream to life. That’s why we call ourselves CGI Partners rather than employees. We benefit from our collective success and actively shape our company’s strategy and direction.

Your work creates value. You’ll develop innovative solutions and build relationships with teammates and clients while accessing global capabilities to scale your ideas, embrace new opportunities, and benefit from expansive industry and technology expertise.

You’ll shape your career by joining a company built to grow and last. You’ll be supported by leaders who care about your health and well-being and provide you with opportunities to deepen your skills and broaden your horizons.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Come join our team—one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.