Project Manager

Latitude Geographics Group Ltd

June 09, 2014

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Job Category: 
Management and Operations
Job Specialization: 
Project Management
Company Overview: 

Hundreds of organizations around the world rely on Geocortex software by Latitude Geographics to design, develop and maintain web-based mapping applications. We believe geographic information over the web can empower people to make better decisions about their lives, society and the world around us. You can help us make a difference.

Job Summary: 

We are looking for a person to help plan and coordinate the implementation of Internet technology, manage technology related projects, coordinate service requests with other development staff and partners, and generally do everything necessary to ensure our clients succeed with their web-based GIS initiatives. Our clients are located all over North America, so occasional travel may be required.

You need to feel comfortable facilitating meetings and leading initiatives with little or no guidance (and occasionally incomplete information). This position involves constant attention to the big picture of the client or business partner relationship, the client’s project, and ensuring successful execution. You will be involved in the preparation and delivery of proposals and other presentations.

Main Responsibilities

  • Lead the planning and implementation of projects
  • Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables
  • Define project tasks and resource requirements
  • Manage project budget and resource allocation
  • Provide direction and support to project team
  • Present reports defining project progress, problems and solutions

Education and Experience

  • Knowledge of project management techniques and tools
  • Direct work experience in project management capacity
  • Experience in people management, risk management, and change management
  • Knowledge of GIS, Geomatics industry, and Internet mapping is desirable
  • Formal training and/or certification in project management is an asset

Key competencies

  • Critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Planning and organizing
  • Decision-making
  • Communication skills
  • Delegation
  • Negotiation
  • Adaptability



How To Apply: 

If you think you have skills that would match our needs, we'd like to hear from you.

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