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Manager of Project Manager Team - Trade Show Sector in Mississauga at Procom

Date Posted: 7/15/2018

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SUPERVISOR  OF PROJECT MANAGER/ESTIMATOR TEAM  – TRADE SHOW SECTOR


Large global company with an office located on the west side of the GTA is looking to hire a Supervisor to lead their team of Project Managers/Estimators.  Dynamic company well known throughout the industry  for their innovative design, effective execution of trade show projects and global project delivery on-time, on-budget.  If you would like to be part of this vibrant organization please review this job posting and submit your resume and project list.

 

POSITION SCOPE

 

Leadership role – a working Supervisor leading a team of 4 – 6 Project Managers/Estimators reporting directly to Manager of Operations.  This role would best suit an individual who has had over a decade of project and estimating experience with trade shows projects from individual projects to larger more complex vendor shows/events.  Skilled communicator who can challenge the status quo while still managing not to alienate experienced professionals.  Must be comfortable within a highly process driven environment.  Self-sufficient and self-managing – professional demeanor to work with final clients, senior management and internal teams.  

Job Requirements

REQUIREMENTS

 

  • 10+ years in a leadership role or as a Senior Project Manager / Estimator working with trade shows, events and or experiential marketing
  • Ability to build an effective and cohesive team.  Must be able to effectively lead – to build trust and respect with the existing team.  To “shake-up” the status quo without alienating current team members  
  • Skilled dealing with materials, their fabrication processes and logistics
  • Strong understanding of the project process, ability to recognized bottlenecks, barriers or challenges that may impact the completion of a project
  • Experience with estimating and managing project costs  
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment managing multiple priorities of the team as well as their own desk.  Working across multiple time zones will also be a reality in this role
  • Be comfortable within a highly process driven environment
  • Ability to estimate and run projects remotely or conjointly with other offices
  • Able to effectively communication with a number of different audiences from final client, to Account Managers, to senior managers to internal company teams.  It would be great if you could speak another language like French or Spanish
  • Professional presence, calm demeanor, good sense of humour
  • Strong computer skills, experience working with CRM software, ERP software, MS Office, etc.

 

 

TRAVEL

  • Must hold a valid Canadian Passport
  • Able to travel throughout Canada and the United States
  • Travel up to 30%

EDUCATION

Post-secondary education focused on millwork, graphics, design, estimating, etc.

 

MORE ABOUT THE COMPANY

 

  • Global company with over 40 years within the industry  with  year over year growth
  • Environmentally responsible
  • Company is still growing through business  development and acquisition – lots of room for professional growth
  • Very low turn-over with employee team
  • Jobs are posted internally to allow for employee professional development and growth
  • Company donates to charity
  • Company provides internal “Lunch and Learns” for their employees
  • Company provides “educational assistance” for job related courses and programs with management approval
  • Compensation package – salary is based on experience,  100% employer paid medical and dental benefits,  3 weeks holiday, additional incentives are available a part of the compensation package of this role
  • Monthly social events
  • Cultural of the company is “work hard – play hard” – lots of laughter in the office

 

 

For a complete outline of all roles that Rywick has available at this time, please go to:  www.rywick.com. 

Qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Thank you for your interest in this role.