project manager (information security ) jp1524 in markham

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Our client, a leader in the insurance industry needs a Project Manager who has experience with information security initiatives to join their teeam on a contract basis


Project Manager (Senior) (6+ Years )
Experience Level: 4-6 years


The purpose of this role is to provide leadership and orchestrate the end-to-end delivery of initiatives from initiation to operationalization, with focus on Information Security initiatives.

The Project Manager is expected to manage simultaneously multiple projects, and may be under the direct supervision of a Program Manager. Project delivery is based upon agreed objectives and scope, within approved budget and schedule to enable the client to meet its objectives. Projects mostly reside in the Information Security domain, therefore, the ideal candidate is technical, a problem solver, go-getter, and hands-on (as needed), in order to be successful.

* Responsible for end-to-end initiating, planning, and delivery of project commitments and deliverables.

• Responsible for overall end-to-end project management, status reporting and stability of project-oriented work efforts and for establishing and implementing project management processes and methodologies for the community to ensure projects are delivered on time and within budget, and that they adhere to high quality standards and meet customer needs.

• Apply thorough knowledge of plan development and execution, scope planning, schedule development, cost estimating, budgeting, and control, quality planning assurance, organizational planning, communications planning, risk identification and risk response control.

• Track key project milestones and adjust project plans and/or resources to meet the needs of customers.

• Lead project team to meet measurable goals, objectives, and deadlines

• Identify risks to projects, raise, and actively mitigate them.

• Take guidance from Senior Project Managers, Program Managers, Product Owners and Sponsors, QA and Compliance with respect to project processes, procedures, metrics, and reporting

• 4-6 years of experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

* Understand and Work with different technical stakeholders

* The ideal candidate has experience working in networking, rolling out systems, and security. Exposure to patch and vulnerability management, Security Incident responses, Data Loss Prevention, Network and Malware protection a plus.

* Work well with team mates, in a local and globally distributed team setting.

• Knowledge of any Enterprise Portfolio Management applications (EPM)

• Advanced Microsoft Project skills and knowledge, proficient with Word, Excel and PowerPoint

• College Diploma or equivalent

• Excellent interpersonal, communication, influencing, and collaboration skills

• Strong organization skills including demonstrated tenacity for following up with team on outstanding items

• Ability to gather and analyze statistical data and generate reports

• Ability to interpret, adapt, and apply various Aviva’s guidelines, policies and procedures

• Ability to manage multiple deliverables in a fast-paced and evolving organization

They are looking for a go getter with proven success - a high performer.
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