Project Controller (PCO)
Are you ready to take the plunge?
The Cirque du Soleil Group has experienced a whole series of acrobatics and contortions in recent months. But we are ambitious and passionate about our work, and we always know how to get back on our feet, even after perilous tumbles.
So our hearts beat very hard at the idea of rebuilding our business and dreaming about its grandiose future. Do you have the daring we need to rise to the challenge? By joining us, you will be working in unknown territory, but where you can make a real difference.
As a project controller, you will be responsible for monitoring technological projects. Reporting to the Manager, IT Project Portfolio, your mandate will be to support project managers by planning, monitoring and controlling projects in terms of timelines, activities, capacity and project budgets, in including the follow-up of invoicing and reconciliation with the financial system.
The project controller will be responsible for:
Plan, structure and coordinate the work in order to keep the commitments made in the planning phase with the objectives to be achieved
Anticipate risks, issues and trends, propose appropriate solutions and ensure their recording in addition to implementation in collaboration with the various internal and external stakeholders
Write and produce planning, monitoring, control and dashboard reports for technology projects
Use and interpret information (schedules, costs, benefits, resources, capacity, risks, etc.) in order to adequately support the project teams in the orientations and decisions to be made
Prepare change requests
Create and maintain excellent business relationships with the various stakeholders in a project
Ensure the continuous improvement of tools and processes in support of projects with the collaboration of members of the IT project portfolio team
The ideal candidate should have the following qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in a discipline deemed relevant
Experience of at least five years in project management or control
Have worked in a project office
Demonstrated experience in monitoring the progress and financial monitoring of projects
Demonstrated mastery of MS-Project (or other project management tool), Excel and SharePoint
Ability to analyze and synthesize
Excellent writing, oral and written communication skills
Excellent judgment, listening skills
Relational skills with colleagues and other stakeholders
Excellent team spirit focused on collaboration
Available, reliable, honest
Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously, independently or in a team, while respecting deadlines
Fluency in French and English, spoken and written
The Cirque du Soleil Group has the privilege of having more than 50% of its employees who are women, so it is simply to lighten the text that the masculine form is used.