Project Manager


Posted 1 year ago

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


Type of Employment: Contract
Title: Project Manager
Term: 16-month contract – 40 hours – January 23rd is the start date
Location: Toronto and Winnipeg – Hybrid
Job ID number: C1281


Brief description of duties:


  • Manages and executes project set-up activities.
  • Provides project administration (Issues log, change requests, decision log).
  • Maintains records for project plans, document management, change and problem tracking. Maintains and reports project status of actions, issues, risks.
  • Manages projects of a medium to high priority.
  • Responsible for meeting budget and time goals.
  • Defines and develops project management best practices, processes, and policy to ensure alignment with corporate strategy and goals.
  • Partners with multi-departmental leadership and other stakeholders to locate opportunities and develop and prioritize projects according to relevant criteria.
  • Directs corrective actions in any area where performance falls below objectives.
  • Arranges for the assignment of responsibility to other supporting facilities, business areas, functions and monitors their performance.
  • Supervises activities of high sized multi-disciplinary team. 10+ years of experience.



MUST haves:


  • 10+ years of PM experience – Planning/Forecasting, Negotiating/Problem Solving, Time Management, Cost Management. Vendor/Supplier Management.
  • Extensive investment industry experience or asset management experience
  • Business and Technical PM
  • Fundserv experience
  • Key is having someone who can drive the execution and completion of these activities with complex and several stakeholders.
  • Key is having someone who is owning vs coordinating, organized, comfortable with executive exposure, on top of critical path milestones and ensuring stakeholders are working through their accountabilities
  • Small project planning experience.
  • Execution and ability to navigate a business environment with many stakeholders.
  • Experience with application development and vendor management.
  • Excellent communication



Nice to haves:


  • Ability to learn quickly

Job Features

Job CategoryProject Manager
Project Manager10+
Investment industry5+
Asset management5+

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