Project Manager

HRBrain

CONTRACT
Canada
Posted 8 months ago

We’re looking for a Project Manager! Reach out if you’re interested and feel free to refer friends/colleagues!

 

Type of Employment: Contract
Title: Project Manager
Term: 10-month Contract
Location: Remote for now – Toronto
Job ID number: C1041

 

Brief description of duties:

 

  • Leads small to large complex projects.
  • Manages/validates financial forecasts and conducts ongoing reconciliation.
  • Breaks down strategic problems, and analyses data and information to provide insights and recommendations.
  • Monitors and tracks performance and addresses any issues.
  • Provides guidance to the project sponsor on the implementation and sustainment of projects, resulting in successful project outcomes.
  • Manages all aspects of the project lifecycle, including business, operational and technology deliverables. Ensures all project processes are completed.
  • Ensures change management plans are developed, socialized and consistently measured to deliver the expected project benefits and adoption.
  • Executes project requirements in governance frameworks focused on risk appetite, regulatory and compliance standards.
  • Develops all related project management artifacts, while complying with applicable enterprise standards
  • Monitors and controls project deliverables. Makes recommendations and adjustments to the overall project plan to achieve deliverables,
  • Provides project sponsor with advice on the viability of the business case (costs, benefits, KPIs, etc.) throughout the project.
  • Understands project interdependencies and demonstrates the critical thinking that proactively identifies project risks and establishes effective risk mitigation from the outset.
  • Demonstrates stakeholder partnership that involves effective communicating with the project sponsor; gains and builds trust and rapport.
  • Demonstrates ownership and commitment by holding themselves accountable for the identification and resolution of project problems.
  • Leads and/or represents the project in project team meetings, governance forums and inter-department forums.
  • Adheres to Bank risk, regulatory and compliance controls.
  • Works independently on a range of complex tasks, which may include unique situations.

 

MUST haves:

 

  • Relevant experience and a post-secondary degree in related field of study or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Project management experience 
  • Relationship management and consulting skills.
  • Change management skills.
  • Risk management skills.
  • Business and technical acumen.
  • Presentation, written and verbal communication skill.
  • Understanding of core project management skills.
  • Knowledge in the use of project management methodologies and tools (e.g. Clarity, MS Project, SharePoint repositories, Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) if applicable)
  • Able to build effective partnerships with stakeholders.
  • Able to navigate challenging situations effectively with guidance.
  • Technical proficiency gained through education and/or business experience.
  • Verbal & written communication skills – In-depth.
  • Collaboration & team skills – In-depth.
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills – In-depth.
  • Influence skills – In-depth.

 

 

Job Features

Job CategoryProject Manager
Project Management5-8+
Change Management4-6
Risk Management4-6

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