Project Manager

On behalf of our client in the Public Sector, PROCOM is looking for a Project Manager

Project Manager – Job Description

  • Manage cost, schedule and performance of capital projects, while working to ensure the ultimate success of the program
  • Assumes a lead role in major technical investigations related to the Implementation Program
  • Monitors and communicates project progress against the approved plan, requirements, quality measures and milestones using KPls
  • Identify and schedule project deliverables, milestones, and required activities and tasks
  • Provide leadership and motivation to project team members throughout the project life cycle, and confer with project staff to outline work plan
  • Establish work plan and staffing for project activities, iterations or phases, and arrange for recruitment or assignment of project personnel
  • Review project proposals or plans to determine timeframe, funding limitations, procedures for accomplishing projects, staffing requirements and allotment of available departmental resources to various project phases
  • Review/approve work plan of external service provider or consultancy contracted to execute project.
  • Implement project communication plan
  • Conduct and perform risk assessment, and implement mitigation plans
  • Ensure that project goals are accomplished and are in line with business objectives
  • Assign duties, responsibilities and scope of authority to project personnel
  • Direct and coordinate activities of project personnel to ensure that the project progresses on schedule and within budget
  • Prepare status reports with contribution from project personnel, and modify schedules or plans as required

Project Manager – Mandatory Skills

  • Sound knowledge and experience implementing CCTV solutions for transit or related organizations
  • Comprehensive knowledge of project management principles and practices, including work scheduling and resource allocation
  • Knowledge of, and experience in, development, evaluation, and awarding of Request for Proposals
  • Sound knowledge of business administration, fiscal and human resources policies, and legislation/regulations regarding safety, human rights, employment, etc.
  • Ability to motivate staff and effectively manage stakeholder expectations at an executive management level
  • Ability to initiate and implement improvement programs and measures to increase operational efficiency and effectiveness
  • Sound judgement; highly developed management, organizational, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills; excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrated ability to manage and work with multi-discipline teams, deal with complex issues and maintain effective working relationships
  • Demonstrated experience in formulating detailed project goals and objectives, and associated budgets
  • Ability to prepare and interpret detailed reports, recognize problems and evaluate solutions
  • Demonstrated ability to negotiate and mediate for the successful resolution of a variety of issues
  • Demonstrated experience in leading diverse and cross functional teams
  • Demonstrated experience in working in a silo environment
  • Excellent communication skills - written and verbal
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment on multiple projects
  • Strong organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Exceptional interpersonal and collaboration skills
  • Must hold current Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from PMI
  • Expertise with MS Project, developing and maintain projects schedules and other office suite of productivity tools.
  • Familiarity with video analytics and machine learning technology

Project Manager – Nice to Have Skills

  • Reviewing engineered drawings and schematics is an asset
  • Genetec Security Center - Omnicast knowledge is an asset

Project Manager - Assignment Start Date

ASAP – 12 months to start

Project Manager - Assignment Location

Toronto, ON – Work Hybrid


Location Toronto
Field Middle Management
Time Full-time
Date 30 April 2022
Length of Employment Indefinite
Company name Procom (agency) Visit company page
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