Job Posting 84886

Project Manager
Delta Community Living Society
Vancouver & Lower Mainland
Ladner
closes in 17 days (Tue, 12 Jul)
full time  •  $75,000 - $82,000


Being a Delta Community Living team member means becoming part of something bigger. All team members play a role in supporting people with developmental disabilities reach their full potential by living and belonging in community. It is a unique opportunity to do valuable work while being your personal best.

 

Join our team as a full-time Project Manager working 35 hours a week, Monday to Friday. The position offers a competitive salary and benefits package, professional development opportunities, and participation in the Municipal Pension Plan. (Note: MPP has the option of being transferrable if the successful candidate is already registered in the plan).

 

The Project Manager will report to the Chief Executive Officer and offers a unique and exciting opportunity to work on provincial initiatives promoting and supporting employment services across the community living sector. Acting as an Information Hub, this role is vital to DCLS’s ongoing success, as this individual will be accountable to promote effective communication, lead policy development, safeguard quality and coordinate projects in a timely and cost-effective manner.

 

Who We Are
Delta Community Living Society is a person-centered, progressive and impactful non-profit organization. We help people with developmental disabilities reach their full potential by living and belonging in community. We do this by facilitating community connections, family supports, employment opportunities, and supportive housing options with a commitment to life-long learning, choice and self-determination.


Project Manager Key Accountabilities
The mandate of the Project Manager is twofold: firstly, it is to plan, budget, monitor and report on two specific projects: a youth employment research project and a culturally safe employment services project using a variety of tools amongst a variety of stakeholders; and secondly, it is to oversee the administration of DCLS’s business improvement activities and accreditation standards. The Project Manager also drives the collaboration of different stakeholders to ensure that deliverables are met and on track, and ensures that DCLS complies with all governing, accreditation and industry standards. This position develops policies and implements strategies while preparing measures to improve processes to achieve operational excellence throughout different departments in DCLS.

 

Skills & Qualifications

  • A bachelor’s degree in any related filed with at least 3 years of project management experience. Experience working in non-profit or public sector a strong asset.
  • Strong project management and organization skills.
  • Hands-on knowledge of budgeting, administration, and reporting.
  • Strong communication skills in both report-writing and verbal presentations.
  • Able to develop working relationships with stakeholders.
  • Able to analyze, interpret and apply information and make appropriate recommendations.
  • Able to work independently and in a team environment and drives the collaboration of different representatives.
  • Solid time-management skills so as to plan and meet deadlines in slow-to-high peak periods.
  • Ability to be self-directed and work independently as well as in a team environment.
  • Computer-literate with advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office product.
  • Knowledge in Accreditation Standards is considered an asset but not necessary.

How to apply:

This role will appeal to a collaborative individual with the strong ability to work proactively and efficiently while coordinating and bringing the right people together to obtain accurate information and data. This individual will have strong communication skills and a keen eye for detail. If you feel you have the demonstrated background, please apply on our website (https://www.dcls.ca/jobs/) with your cover letter and resume by June 24, 2022. 

 

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

 

Delta Community Living Society is an equal opportunity employer which does not discriminate against age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, or disability.

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