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Title: Project Manager (Contract)
Date Posted: 2017-11-07
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Rolling Wave is seeking a Project Manager to join our growing team. Acting on behalf of our clients, you'll have the opportunity to manage a diverse client base which includes Fortune 500 companies and Enterprise Healthcare organizations.

This is a contract position, which requires excellent personal time management, as well as team based time budgeting. As such, you should be comfortable managing you own funnel as work through Rolling Wave clients will not always guaranteed.

You will excel at working on project delivery contracts with minimal guidance and supervision. You will also have previous consulting experience or are looking to make the jump to independent contracting.

The majority of our contracts require remote work, although there are opportunities for travel on some engagements.


- Manage company-wide projects to ensure initiatives are on time, on budget and to the quality of internal stakeholders
- Create project plans and manage scope, budget and delivery according to contract terms
- Direct and coordinate the activities of internal and vendor resources to ensure deliverables are met
- Lead and maintain quality assurance for projects
- Identify risks and issues and develop clear solutions and mitigators
- Act as a business analyst when required


- Bachelor's or graduate degree
- PMP designation or working towards PMP


- 3-5 years of project management experience; delivery of software projects
- Experience in consulting is an asset (Enterprise environments a plus!)
- Experience and knowledge in enterprise-wide technology and business projects and experience with external vendors preferred
- Demonstrated ability in leading project teams and managing multiple concurrent assignments
- Demonstrated ability to think both at a strategic and detailed task level
- Strong understanding of project management best practices
- Ability to engage and communicate at all levels within the organization and champion change
- Adaptable and quick learner of new tools and processes
- Ability to manage relationships at all levels with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
- A passion for the business and an inherent drive to be successful and maintain a good sense of humour in challenging situations

About Rolling Wave

Rolling Wave is a boutique Project Management consultancy comprised of entrepreneurs with a passion for Project delivery. Our partners pride themselves on their ability to manage multiple highly demanding and complex projects, consistently and successfully.

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Company: Rolling Wave
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Contact information: info@rolling-wave.com (DO NOT APPLY VIA THIS EMAIL ADDRESS)