Who we are

Founded in Chilliwack, B.C. the Westbow Group of Companies aims to build our communities through construction, realty, wealth, agriculture, and charity. Since 1977, Westbow continues to grow and expand. We are a company that prides itself on its values:

  • We work hard, we work smart
  • We build lasting value
  • We are creative and innovative
  • We have fun
  • We care
  • We act with integrity

Are you excited by growth and opportunity? Do you like to take the initiative, serve and connect with others, thrive when there are multiple things on the go, and put your ideas into action in a collaborative environment? Join our team!

About the role

The Senior Project Manager is charged with the strategic direction of projects and their alignment with organizational objectives. Their primary responsibility is to organize and oversee all stakeholders in a project to manage project plans and timelines, present project initiatives to senior executives, and to ensure that project goals are met or exceeded.

What you’re great at

  • Being a strategic thinker and having excellent analytical skills
  • Being an organic leader with a results-oriented mindset
  • Being a team player

What you’ll be doing

  • Defining project scope, goals, and deliverables that support business objectives in collaboration with the senior leadership team and internal stakeholders
  • Developing full-scale project plans and timelines while clearly communicating them to the project team
  • Directing and overseeing feasibility studies and risk analysis to ensure project plans align with senior leadership goals
  • Estimating the resources and participants required to achieve project goals and working with leadership to properly staff the project team
  • Ensuring proper financial management of the project, working alongside the Finance and Accounting teams to ensure cashflows are in line with project goals
  • Aligning with all project team members to ensure that designs, budgets, and schedules are well coordinated and communicated and providing leadership to the project team and leading team meetings.
  • Defining success criteria and disseminating them to involved parties throughout project and program life cycle
  • Ensuring that projects and programs are proceeding according to scope, schedule, budget, and quality standards to resolve issues and avoid conflict
  • Providing status reporting regarding project milestones, deliverable, dependencies, risks, and issues, communicating frequently to leadership
  • Delivering appropriate and effective executive level communication

What we’re looking for

  • 5+ years of Project Management experience is required
  • Education in relevant fields such as Construction Management or Land Development is an asset
  • Extensive understanding of project management principles, methods, and techniques is required
  • Detailed understanding of all aspects and disciplines within the project scope (Development, Servicing, Financing, Construction, Design, Sales, etc.) is required
  • Strong leadership skills; Able to inspire and motivate team members towards a common goal
  • Ability to think and plan projects on a strategic level
  • Excellent organization and public speaking skills
  • Ability to influence and foster an environment of shared accountability
  • Ability to be flexible and highly adaptive in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

What you can expect from us

  • Supportive team and leadership staff
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Casual dress attire and cheerful work environment
  • Fun company events
  • Volunteer opportunities with Westbow Gives Back
  • Benefits package
  • Investment opportunities and investment matching
  • Education and Mentorship opportunities

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