EEPPS-2347-Project-Specialist

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Vantix Systems Inc. is a dynamic and savvy organization based in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. We are looking for creative and talented professionals to join our team.

Job Opportunity
DescriptionOur Client is seeking a Project Controls Specialist to support the evaluation of Project Scheduling and Controls systems by managing all activities associated to planning, scheduling, monitoring, forecasting, analysis and reporting of Projects. This position will have a thorough understanding of project process and will be responsible for preparing and assessing detailed project schedules for all stages and facets of each project to help deliver outcomes on time. This position will also be accountable for developing/maintaining the enterprise project structure, work breakdown structure and cash flows for each project and the overall program. 
SkillsPrimavera P6, MS Project, Excel/Power BI, Controls Experience 
TypeContract 
Project Description 
Experience Required/ Mandatory Skills
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Business or Economics
  • A minimum of 5 years of directly related Project Controls or Cost Controls experience
  • Significant experience with project planning and scheduling software in particular Primavera P6 and Microsoft Project
  • Demonstrated experience with Data Analytics - developing data visualizations using MS Excel, Power BI or other analytic tools
  • Demonstrated experience with Financial Management Systems such as Oracle Hyperion, MS Great Plains, SAP or PeopleSoft
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office; Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel (including knowledge of macros, pivot tables)
  • Thorough understanding and experience of foundation Project Management processes and procedures aligned with the Project Management Body of Knowledge
  • Ability to learn and perform new tasks and technology quickly
 
Nice To Have Skills
  • Work experience in a project environment
  • Experience with Work and Asset Management systems
  • Certification by an accredited society in Planning, Production Control and/or Project Management is highly desirable
 
LocationEdmonton 
Work Environment1 year with possibility of extension 
Hourly RateNegotiable