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Project Manager, IFRS (Closed)

Job Highlights
Toronto
Contract
$65

About the Opportunity

  • 7 – 10 years of progressive experience in project management in large financial institutions
  • PMP Certification
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, with an emphasis on relationship management and team building
  • Ability to work in an environment with fluctuating deadlines and multiple professional perspectives
  • Ability to confidently interact with various levels of management
  • Ability to effectively and concisely communicate project information to provide comprehensive, concise recommendations to management
  • Ability to effectively manage projects in a matrix organization
  • Ability to hold project team members and other stakeholders accountable to ensure that projects can progress according to plan
  • Can effectively contribute to analysis of project expense trends and understands the impact on projected spend
  • Has a personal sense of urgency about solving problems and getting work done and instills the same in the project team
  • Ability to positively motivate project teams to meet aggressive deadlines
  • Ability to create project plans for complex projects with many interrelated paths

About You

  • Provide clear direction and motivation to project team, mentor and develop project managers to track, execute and report on project activities
  • Lead project work that is distributed across a substantial number of vendor and Internal teams and resources
  • Responsible for working with the various teams across the globe to ensure proper implementation of change
  • Work in a matrix organization with a group of project managers who are individually responsible for planning, executing and reporting on interdependent projects
  • Work with Project Management Office to develop and enhance project management processes, project manager performance and client satisfaction
  • Ensure the definition and approval of project scope, deliverables, desired quality and measures of success
  • Develop and manage stakeholder relationships
  • Develop and manage detailed work plans, project schedules, estimates and resource plans in conjunction with project team members and other involved business teams
  • Monitor and report on project status highlighting issues and risks appropriately; as necessary, coordinate the development, discussion, and approval of corrective action and/or contingency plans
  • Define and manage project risks and issues ensuring appropriate strategies and plans are in place to mitigate or handle effectively. Proactively escalate risks and issues as appropriate
  • Ensure effective and timely communication occurs within the project team and between the project team and their stakeholders
  • Ensure that appropriate processes, tools and techniques are available and used by the project team
  • Ensure that project activities and deliverables adhere to internal quality standards

Pay Rate

$65 - $75/hour

 

How to Apply

Click the “Apply Now” button and follow the instructions to submit your resume. Please note that we only accept documents in MS Word or Rich Text formats. When referencing this job, quote #28383.

You must currently reside within the Greater Toronto Area and be permitted to work in Canada to be considered for this opportunity. A recruiter will be in touch with you if your profile meets our client’s requirements for this role.

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