Junior Project Manager

Contract | 6 Months | 25 February 2021 |
Waterloo, ON Canada
Client ID 302857
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Junior Project Managers - On behalf of our client in the Financial Services Sector, PROCOM is looking for several Junior Project Managers with a background in financial insurance services sector (health, life, dental project expreience)

Junior Project Managers – Job Description

  • Provide leadership in the delivery and execution of all phases of assigned projects from initiation to closure, managing timelines, budget and scope for multiple concurrent projects
  • Build collaborative relationships with project sponsors and stakeholder teams
  • Develop comprehensive project plans that align scope, time, cost, quality, resources and risks with on-going monitoring of project execution for any deviations from the plan, invoking corrective action and contingency plans where necessary
  • Motivate, engage and focus efforts of multi-site project teams by providing clear direction, ensuring access to required tools and removing barriers as necessary
  • Establish effective project communications, ensuring that project delivery expectations are clearly understood and specified, and that information/updates are distributed in a timely manor to ensure stakeholder buy in and project success
  • Prioritize and manage own workload and the workload of project team members in order to deliver quality results against aggressive timelines
  • Build and maintain detailed schedules and RAID logs, proactively managing risks/issues while effectively leveraging the change control process and escalating for support and awareness as appropriate
  • Play a role in organizing, attending and facilitating project workshops with diverse group of cross-enterprise stakeholders
  • Ensure that appropriate processes and techniques are being leveraged by project teams, identifying any necessary training or support required
  • Ensure all projects have appropriate level of governance and are executed with demonstrated alignment to project execution standards and practices
  • Ensure successful and seamless transition of projects to Operations and Production Support teams

Junior Project Managers – Mandatory Skills

  • Office suite, internal systems, Visio, ALM for defect management
  • 2+ years Project Management
  • Excellent communication skills, attention to detail, eagerness to learn, self motivated and independent worker

Junior Project Managers – Nice to Have Skills

  • Insurance experience an asset

Junior Project Managers - Assignment Start Date

ASAP – 6 months to start

Junior Project Managers - Assignment Location

Waterloo, ON – Working Remotely

Procom

Procom is one of North America’s leading providers of Staffing and Contract Workforce Services. Procom is always looking for the best and brightest talent to join our Clients’ project teams.

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