Senior Project Manager and Team Lead

Colliers Project Leaders - Winnipeg, MB (30+ days ago)

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BE Community-Minded. BE Collaborative. BE the Right Partner. Be all that and more at Colliers Project Leaders. Join our team as a Senior Project Manager and Team Lead in Winnipeg.

At Colliers Project Leaders, we help our clients succeed by helping them build amazing workplaces, businesses and communities around the world. We do this by thinking differently, sharing innovative ideas and offering a unique and collaborative workplace where you can succeed.

In this role, you’ll join our team of experts who lead major capital building and infrastructure projects. Through our Get it Right Solution™, you’ll ensure we get it ready, get it built and get it performing - so investors, owners and occupants are certain of success.

With over 600 employees and 27 + office locations throughout Canada and the Middle East, Colliers Project Leaders offers a multi-cultural, multi-generational work environment where we cultivate excellence, develop leaders and deliver on our clients’ vision. Colliers Project Leaders is part of Colliers International Group Inc. (NASDAQ: CIGI; TSX: CIGI), an industry leading global real estate company with more than 16,000 skilled professionals operating in 66 countries. To learn more about Colliers Project Leaders, visit

We’d love to meet you. Apply today to join our team in Winnipeg.


Who you are:
We’re looking for experienced project managers who are looking for the right opportunity to leverage their strong reputation in the building and construction industry into a successful leadership role. You bring a wealth of experience leading projects varying in scope and complexity in a variety of environments and sectors including institutional, education, healthcare, commercial or municipal.

You’re already known as a trusted advisor to your clients and have built strong, lasting relationships with senior leaders and decision makers. You bring in-depth knowledge and have led and managed complex projects from start to finish – on time and on budget. You also maintain strong relationships with existing and prospective clients, keeping them in mind for new business and sales opportunities.

Are you looking to build upon your reputation as a project leader to make a difference for new clients and businesses? Look no further.

What you bring:
A university degree or diploma in engineering or architecture
At least 10 to 15 years of experience in project coordination and management
A developed understanding of various project delivery methodologies such as design-build, design-bid-build or construction management
Strong knowledge of project management models and financial management, as well as building codes, contract law and relevant legislation
Professional industry credentials such as P.Eng. or Registered Architect are required
Previous experience working with Indigenous Communities to successfully delivery projects

Bonus skills and experience:
Strong leadership and organizational skills with a proven ability to effectively influence others and resolve client, project and technical issues
Excellent communication and presentation skills
Highly proficient in MS Project, MS Word and MS Excel

What success looks like:
You’ve successfully completed a number of infrastructure, facilities or building projects, varying in size and scope ideally for Indigenous Communities.
Your clients trust you and rely on your knowledge, skills and expertise to achieve their business goals and objectives.
Your clients are impressed with your ability to represent their best interests regarding contractual and technical building issues.
Your project teams rely on your ability to manage change, communicate and coordinate between multiple stakeholders, resolve issues, and deliver projects on time and on budget.
You maintain contact with existing and prospective clients and respond to business development and sales opportunities with support from the Business Development Team, Principal or Regional Vice President.