Project Specialist - National Services
Toronto, ON, CA
3d ago
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Job Type : Permanent

Primary Location : Toronto, Ontario, Canada

All Available Locations : Ottawa; Toronto

Role Description

As Project Specialist, you will :

  • Responsibilities include but not limited to the following
  • Deliver high value Program and Projects using Program and Project management standards (Agile and waterfall).
  • Create and manage project deliverables e.g. status reports, risk metrics, project forecasts analytics and other artifacts as needed.
  • Deliver project management reporting and plans including scheduling, health indicator and resource leveling in MS Project for large projects and programs.
  • Identify and support project team training on Deloitte methods and tools and delivery standards.
  • Contribute to the practice by adding value, improving delivery and sharing best practices for team and practice improvement.
  • Mentor and coach other Project Specialists team members supporting project engagements as required.
  • Provide recommendations to improve use, adoption and understanding of the method and enabling tools.
  • Develop positive professional relationships with engagement team including peer level client personnel.
  • Support the delivery of instructor-led training courses aligned with Project Management solution focus.
  • Demonstrate leadership skills and continuous development.
  • Defining success for your role :

  • You demonstrate Deloitte core values through all aspect of your work : integrity, outstanding value to clients, a commitment to each other and strength from cultural diversity.
  • You manage engagement delivery while taking responsibility for Project team's output as well as development of recommendations in alignment with set quality standards .
  • You share an inclusive and engaging work environment that develops, retains and attracts talent.
  • You demonstrate our strong ability to identify and solve problems objectively using analysis, experience and judgment and provide meaningful solutions and expertise that continue to exceed the evolving business needs of our Firm and clients.
  • You actively grow your expertise through identifying opportunities, learning and professional development.
  • Qualifications

  • 4+ years' minimum experience of hands on project management and implementation experience in a waterfall or agile delivery.
  • 2 to 3 years delivery experience in consulting.
  • Possessing or working towards PMP, CSM, CSPM, and other Project management related certification.
  • Advanced working knowledge of MS Office and MS Project.
  • Advanced knowledge of program and project management discipline including risk and quality management practices in waterfall and agile delivery.
  • Knowledge of various Agile framework and experience with agile techniques (Facilitating integrated sprint planning, product backlog refinement, sprint review and retrospective).
  • Experience with business transformation and technology enablement project delivery.
  • Understanding of technology implementation issues and risk.
  • Experience communicating project status at various stakeholder levels.
  • Ability to think innovatively and work effectively with all levels of team members.
  • Detail-oriented, including ability to identify important details, ensuring items are not overlooked and consistent quality delivery of work, keeping the overall goals of the project in mind.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team, lead projects and manage multiple task assignments.
  • Proven ability to deliver quality results with time sensitive deadlines.
  • Strong leadership, business development, organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Bachelor's degree or related education.
  • Travel requirement, 80% on average.
  • Why Deloitte?

    Launch your career with The One Firm where you can make a greater impact than you ever thought possible. With endless opportunities at every turn, and a culture built to support and drive our people to be the very best they can be, Deloitte is The One Firm for you to learn, grow, create, and lead.

    At Deloitte, we understand that everyone, and their career goals, are different. As a firm, we help create the conditions and opportunities that will enable our people to thrive -

    both professionally and personally. We do this by making three commitments to our people :

  • You will lead at every level : We grow the world's best leaders so you can achieve the impact you seek, faster.
  • You can work your way : We give you the means to work how you want, and we have innovative spaces and the mindset to help you be wildly successful.
  • You will feel included and inspired : We create a deep sense of belonging where you can bring your whole self to work.
  • Apply now and let us show you how to push your career to the next level at Deloitte. The One Firm. For You.

    Deloitte is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants' needs under the respective provincial human rights codes throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process.

    Please advise the Recruiter to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated throughout this process. Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.

    We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted

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