Project Delivery Lead

Information Technology
Oil & Gas
Calgary, Alberta
Job ID:
Neema Shetty

Our client, a market leading integrated oil company is looking for an experienced Project Delivery Lead to work out of their Calgary office on a 1-year contract.

How you will bring value…

In this role you will:

  • Be responsible for the consistent delivery of all Upstream projects and programs.
  • Manage the prioritized Upstream projects, classification and ranking of net new projects and initiation of projects.
  • Report on overall status of the Upstream portfolio, long range planning and communication with Senior Management.
  • Work with and supporting the Program Managers, you will ensure that projects are delivered to the client’s IS standards within cost, budget and manage escalations.
  • Become a Program Manager to programs and projects and backfill for Upstream Program Managers on-leave.
  • Provide optimization and improvements for internal processes and participate in strategic planning activities.
  • Participate in program and project gate reviews.

What you will be doing…

  • Upstream program/project portfolio management, i.e. project initiation, corporate reporting, long-range planning and approvals.
  • Project quality review, reporting and leadership.
  • Execute specific projects.
  • Meet PMO standards and provide process improvement and maintenance.
  • Optimization and strategic planning activities including workforce and vendor engagement.
  • Manage day to day project escalation issues.

What you will need to succeed…

Must Haves

  • Post-Secondary Bachelor’s Degree.
  • PMP.
  • 10+ years of Project Management experience.
  • Previous experience with Project Management Office standards and process improvement/maintenance.

Nice to Haves

  • Post-Secondary Degree in Engineering.
  • MBA.
  • P. Eng.
  • Project Controls.
  • Leadership.
  • Communication (written, verbal and public speaking).
  • Oil and Gas Experience.
  • Engineering and Construction Experience.
  • Information and Technology Experience.

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