Job Title: Project Manager, Community Projects (Permanent Full-Time)
Closing Date: July 20, 2021; 11:59pm
Town of Caledon is a dynamic municipality that successfully balances urban, rural and agricultural communities. Our energetic staff are guided by our core values that create an environment for continuous improvement and customer service excellence.
In addition to offering exciting career opportunities, the Town also provides a competitive and comprehensive total rewards package. Come see how you can make a difference.
Reporting directly to the Manager of Economic Development this role is responsible managing community development projects in the Economic Development division which includes Tourism and Culture. The Project Manager, Community Projects will mobilize local resources to ensure collaboration with various teams comprised of both internal and external stakeholders to deliver projects and strategies that will improve the overall Economic Development and Tourism portfolio in the Town of Caledon. As the Project Manager, Community Projects, you will perform the following duties, including but not limited to:
- Oversee the design, implementation and management of projects that impact community and economic development
- Develop overall project timelines, budgets, detailed product design/formulation specifications, and develop and implement effective reporting
- Lead the management of key corporate project initiatives aligned with Council’s strategic priorities with a dedicated focus of maintaining project management frameworks that ensure projects are standardized and delivered on time and on budget
- Maintain an active network with other governments’ officials, associations and community agencies
COVID-19: In consideration of the current pandemic and Public Health orders, the Town of Caledon is providing limited in-person services as Town Hall is open to the public by appointment only. The successful candidate for Project Manager, Community Projects will be required to work a flexible schedule, including in the office, remotely and after hours (as required).
The Ideal Candidate
We are seeking an enthusiastic professional with a post-secondary degree in Business Administration, Economics, Economic Development, Urban Planning or closely related field. Our ideal candidate has a minimum of 5 years related experience in a project management role with a sound understanding of community engagement processes and activities, tools, facilitation and application; preferably in a municipal context; Economic Development experience is an asset. Project Management Professional designation an asset.
The ideal candidate will have demonstrated experience facilitating change and leading others without direct authority. We are seeking an individual with superior interpersonal skills with the ability to establish productive relationships, a demonstrated ability to work under pressure and to meet tight deadlines, and excellent verbal and written communication skills including strong presentation and facilitation skills.
This position offers a salary range of $79,761.28 - $96,363.88 plus a competitive benefit package.
Satisfactory passing of a criminal record check, and proof of qualifications will be required of any successful candidate(s) for this position.
The Town is committed to diversity and inclusivity in employment and welcomes applications from qualified individuals of diverse backgrounds. The Town is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to an inclusive and barrier-free workplace. If your application requires accommodation, please contact People Services at (905) 584-2272 Ext. 4738.
How To Apply
To learn more about employment with the Town of Caledon and to apply for this exciting and challenging opportunity, visit: www.caledon.ca/careers
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