Project Management Specialist

  • Kent & Essex Mutual Insurance Company
  • 10 Creek Road, Chatham-Kent, ON, Canada
  • Apr 16, 2021
Any Insurance

Job Description

Project Management Specialist


About the Role

Are you a talented Project Manager with a passion for managing complex cross-functional projects throughout the full life cycle? Kent & Essex Mutual is seeking to hire a Project Management Specialist, which is a new role to our progressive and dynamic team. Apply to this amazing opportunity today!

We are flexible for work location with this position, it can be remote, in the office or a mix of both. 

In this role you will:
  • Plan, manage, monitor, and close/handover large strategic and operational projects.
  • Manage and report on scope, risks and issues, budget, and timelines.
  • Collaborate with internal/external stakeholders and cross functional teams to ensure solutions meet timeline and business objectives.
  • Ensure all project plans and tasks are clearly understood, assigned, and tracked.
  • Complete all project documentation such as, charter, scope of project, allocation of resources etc.
  • Provide support to department managers with prioritization and planning to ensure resources are available for the project.
  • Engage in and communicate ideas for supporting the continuous improvement of processes.

  • Post-secondary education and/or equivalent experience.
  • PMP certification considered an asset.
  • 5+ years’ project management experience.
  • 3-5 years’ experience with agile methodologies.
  • 2-3 years’ integration experience.
  • Experience working within IT and Business/Operational Units.
  • Strong leadership, sound judgement, critical thinking, and decision-making skills.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Demonstrated experience working with and leading cross functional business and technical teams that include a mix of in-house and external resources and stakeholders.
  • Knowledge of P&C Insurance Industry an asset.

If the prospect of managing competing priorities within tight deadlines in a complex and rapidly evolving organization intrigues you, then the Project Management Specialist role could be the perfect opportunity for you!

We also take potential into consideration. If you don’t have this exact experience, but you know you have what it takes, be sure to give us more insight through your application and cover letter. Our inclusive work environment welcomes diversity and supports accessibility. If you require accommodation at any time during the recruitment process, please let us know by contacting: .  Applications being accepted until April 30, 2021.

Kent & Essex Mutual is a progressive company that values the development of our team and giving back to our community.  Visit to learn more about us and what we’re up to.