Project Manager

Project Manager

21-03-22
N/A Id: 16776 - Contract

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters is seeking a Project Manager to join our client in Toronto, ON.

 

Why work with our client?

  • Competitive rates
  • Centrally located
  • Transit accessible

 

Responsibilities

  • Manage vendor relationships.
  • Define and track project milestones while developing, maintaining and reporting on an overall project plan/schedule in line with agreed upon project commitments, timelines and budgets.
  • Primary liaison between project stakeholders, project sponsors and steering committees.
  • Manage technical and business stakeholders to ensure expectations are clearly defined and met.
  • Lead and enable cross-functional teams to deliver on their assigned work; Delegate tasks and responsibilities as required.
  • Provide clear, customized and regular communication and reports on project status, tasks, milestones, challenges, risks and issues to stakeholders including chairing meetings to review progress with key constituents.
  • Manage scheduling, agenda creation, planning, facilitation, and actioning of outcomes for project team meetings. 

 

Top Skills Required

  • BA/BS degree in computer science, business or related.
  • PMP certified.
  • Mix of technical experience in IT and business-related / business consulting experience.
  • Minimum seven years of experience in a direct Project Manager role delivering high value, complex projects that have included the responsibility for the management of:
    • Multiple related and concurrent projects
    • Technology teams and initiatives
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate at all levels, both inside the organization, to technical and non-technical stakeholders, with quality both written and verbally.
  • Experience in the use of various project development methodologies including both Waterfall and Agile/Scrum.
  • Important – Experience working with vendors and technology consulting firms including managing relationships, evaluating performance, and tracking T&M budgets.
  • Important - Experience managing project financials and forecasting including developing and tracking capital and operating budgets.
  • Important - Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with demonstrated experience to onboard quickly, solidify scope rapidly and manage change to scope closely
  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada

 

Why work with us?

  • Build a long-term relationship with an experienced recruitment expert
  • Access to the ‘hidden’ job market – opportunities across Canada that aren’t posted on job boards
  • Get a high-level understanding of market dynamics affecting your industry
  • Gain insight into the culture of the company you’re applying for before submitting your profile

 

About Us

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters provides contract and permanent IT recruitment services to employers across Canada. We have a specialized approach to recruiting, segmenting our recruitment teams into specialty practice areas focusing on Development, PMO, Infrastructure and BI/CRM/ERP skill sets.

This approach enables our recruiters to become specialists; they know the market and work hard to understand each candidates’ capabilities, goals, career ambitions and quickly present them with the best possible opportunities.  We are committed to helping candidates develop their careers and to helping our clients grow their business and complete important projects successfully.

 

We create opportunities for IT Professionals to empower business.