11956Digital Project Manager – Toronto, Canada | Permanent

We are seeking a savvy Digital Project Manager with experience in governance practices (establishing metrics, targets, frequency, tracking, progress) for a full-time opportunity with our corporate client in downtown Toronto.

The Role:

  • Analyze and understand business goals and objectives
  • Identify project deliverables and manage all aspects of the project including a) planning, estimation and scoping, b) schedule, c) risks, and d) resources
  • Develop and maintain Project Plans, detailed Timelines, Statements of Works and Change Requests
  • Proactively manage shared resources to ensure project completion. This includes internal teams and freelancers as well as external vendors
  • Ensure the success of each project from initial approach to post-mortem, applying project lifecycle methodologies that best suit the work at hand
  • Engage agency departments from strategy, user experience, creative design, development, quality assurance, and others to most effectively contribute to the project deliverables
  • Manage changes effectively throughout project delivery
  • Track and control project progress (activities, milestones, deliverables) and estimation/re-estimation work as necessary

Requirements:

  • Excellent planner, organizer, and communicator
  • Comfortable with ambiguity and strong relationship building skills in order to navigate complex and diverse project needs
  • Entrepreneurial attitude, able to problem-solve autonomously within uncertain project environments
  • Discipline to meet their commitments and ensure team members meet theirs
  • Demonstrate positive, mature and professional behavior with a “can-do” attitude
  • Experience with common project management tools (MS Project, Jira, Confluence, Basecamp) and corporate/cloud systems (Box, Google Apps etc.)
  • Technical Requirements in collaboration with internal technical stakeholders:
  • Strong experience with technical project estimation
  • Familiarity in the requirements of digital productions that involve technical integration with external components and APIs
  • Experience with the production of platform-based solutions
  • Strong familiarity with key web technologies and trends including Responsive Design and Mobile Apps
  • Relevant university or college training
  • 4+ years project management experience, relevant working experience in advertising, media or related fields
  • Excellent verbal, written and communication skills

Apply now for immediate consideration!

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