Nws Business Planner

April 9 2021
Industries Consulting services
Categories Project Management, Business Analysis, Project, Project management, Planning, Trades, Technicians, Construction
Ottawa, ON

Join Nasittuq for a unique and rewarding experience!

Nasittuq is currently bidding on the contract for the Operation & Maintenance of the North Warning System (NWS). The NWS is a joint Canada and United States early-warning radar system with 47 sites located in Northern Canada; a Control Centre and Support Centre located in North Bay, ON and a Contract Management Office located in Ottawa, ON.

This job posting is being advertised in advance of award of a contract. Employment is contingent upon Nasittuq being awarded the contract.

We are looking for someone who cares about their work, is motivated, works collaboratively and thrives in a fast-paced environment. If you are someone who approaches work with passion and the courage to innovate, then this role is for you.

Nasittuq currently provides exemplary technical services to the Department of National Defence (DND) in support of operations of Canadian Forces Station Alert (CFS Alert) in Alert Nunavut. For more information, visit www.nasittuq.com.


The NWS Business Manager will be responsible for the preparation and on-going administration of the NWS Five Year Business Plan (FYBP).

  • Responsible for consolidating all NWS field work for all department requirements into a master Five Year Operations and Sustainment Plan (FYO&SP)
  • Responsible for liaising with departments to resolve scheduling conflicts
  • The FYO&SP is a living document and the NWS Business Planner is responsible to endure timely updates to ensure the FYO&SP remains current and represents the realistic scheduling of NWS field work.
  • Prepare and submit an annual analysis of the previous year’s activity


  • Designation as a Project Management Professional (PMP).
  • Five (5) years of project management experience.
  • Adaptability and ability to manage priorities with attention to detail and work cross-culturally.
  • Computer literate in MS applications, strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Candidates must be Canadian citizens, be eligible and maintain Level (II) SECRET security clearance.

Qualified and interested candidates please apply!

Nasittuq is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from all qualified groups. Inuit Land Claim Beneficiary applicants are encouraged to apply and self-identify.

We thank you for your interest, however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Apply now!

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