Desjardins Group is the largest cooperative financial group in Canada, and one of the largest employers in the country. It offers a full range of financial products and services and is home to a wealth of expertise in property and casualty insurance, life and health insurance, wealth management, services for businesses of all sizes, securities brokerage, asset management, venture capital, and secure, leading-edge virtual access methods.
As a project control officer, you help plan and monitor projects to meet objectives on time and on budget.
You provide opinions and help the project leader and team monitor projects and programs and ensure they are efficient. You plan, prioritize and coordinate work to meet objectives. You anticipate issues and trends, suggest solutions and ensure they are implemented. Your projects and initiatives require extensive knowledge of your line of work.
You make project execution recommendations and help solve problems using your analytical skills and extensive knowledge of your line of business. You interact with stakeholders working in other fields. Interpersonal savvy is therefore essential.
You advise and assist your unit, teams and external providers.
Help the project leader and team develop and update the project/program plan
Monitor project costs and follow up with external and internal providers based on contracts and plans made with the project manager
Help produce progress reports. Produce and analyze performance indicators
Help prepare presentations, statistics, reports and other documents containing information on project financing, risks and issues and share them with committees and decision-making bodies
Serve as liaison between stakeholders to track projects and programs and ensure they are efficient. Establish dependencies and links between projects and programs as needed.
Other working condition
Number of job available : 1
Bachelor's degree in an appropriate discipline
A minimum of two years of relevant experience
Diploma or certification in project management (an asset)
Experience as a project controller
Please note that other combinations of qualifications and relevant experience may be considered
For vacant positions available in Quebec, please note that knowledge of French is required
Knowledge of Agile methodologies (an asset), Knowledge of English at intermediate level
Desjardins Cross-sector skills
Action oriented, Collaborates, Customer Focus, Innovation
Key competencies for the job
Ambiguity, Communicates effectively, Drive results, Financial acumen, Interpersonal Savvy, Plans and aligns
Complexe Desjardins Montréal
Project management (FG)