Project Manager, North America
Vancouver (preference) will consider applicants from across CanadaApply Now
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t: +1 604 558 5135
Primary Practice Group: Work for Perrett Laver
Salary & Benefits: Competitive
Closing Date: 03/05/2021
Perrett Laver is an Executive Search Firm, our mission is to serve sectors that benefit society by finding the strongest leaders to take on tomorrow’s challenges. We are a values-led, global company with a diverse team of around 120 employees. Our team is made up of committed colleagues coming from different countries and backgrounds who work across our 15 global offices. We have practices in the Not-for-Profit and Social Impact sectors, Higher Education, Schools, Sports, and the Arts and Culture.
Perrett Laver has been active in Canada since 2013 and has offices in Vancouver and Toronto. We have led dozens of senior academic and administrative searches for positions in higher education at 11 U-15 institutions such as the University of Waterloo, University of Victoria, University of British Columbia, Queen’s, and the University of Manitoba, to name a few. In Canada, we have also worked in the Not-for-Profit and Social Impact sector with clients such as the Pierre Trudeau Foundation and Right To Play.
Perrett Laver North America is now seeking a Project Manager to support our work in Canada. The Project Management Team is responsible for managing and supporting clients, candidates, and colleagues throughout the executive search process. In addition, the Team manages office operations, event planning, and administration. We strive to uphold the highest quality of care and delivery in everything we do.
As a Project Manager for the North American region, you will oversee Perrett Laver’s internal delivery team and act as the main point of contact with clients and candidates on all process and administrative related items. The role requires a person who is detail oriented with exceptional organizational and time management skills. The successful candidate will be a proactive problem solver, an effective communicator, and will remain professional and solution focused when under pressure.
Perrett Laver offers an exceptional benefits package, including health care coverage and 25 vacation days plus 5 sick days per year, among other benefits.
The anticipated start date is mid-2021.
Your application should consist of a CV/résumé and a covering letter outlining your potential for success in this role,
Please note that, due to the volume of applications, we will only notify shortlisted applicants.
Perrett Laver is an equal opportunities and Disability Confident employer; we celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We welcome applications from all qualified persons.