Project Manager – North America

Job Title:                     Project Manager
Department:              Projects
Reporting to:             Director Operations: North America
Location:                     Toronto (Canada) or Atlanta (USA)
Position type:            Permanent
Start date:                   Immediately
Salary:                          Market related

IsoMetrix, a fast-growing South African company with international offices in North America and Australia, is a leading provider of software solutions for Governance, Risk and Compliance management and reporting.

We are looking for a candidate with suitable qualifications and experience to join our dynamic and passionate team in an IT development environment.

The IsoMetrix DNA encompasses the following core values and behaviors:

  • Own It!
  • Do the right thing
  • Embrace Ideas
  • Win together
  • Think Beyond

Main purpose of Job:

Manage software project implementation on schedule and within budget whilst delivering a quality IsoMetrix system to clients. Deliver reference sites for the business.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Project Management. Full management of a number of projects in the GRC environment using a web-based, agile framework and Solution Templates. There could also be a number of bespoke projects
  • Responsible for implementation in line with established project process. Contribute to ongoing improvement of process
  • Responsibility for review of project process outputs to ensure quality project
    through the project lifecycle
  • Manage project risks and project reporting
  • Manage client relationship for the duration of the project
  • Manage change control and scope creep
  • Manage the project plan and the project budget
  • Manage resources allocated to project
  • Project billings and time management control
  • Working with SME, Project Sponsor, Project Implementation team, internal developers and test analysts to achieve quality result.

Skills and education:

  • Tertiary Qualification (IT and Business Analysis)
  • Certification in Project Management
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience with similar responsibilities and with extensive exposure to external clients
  • Must have experience interfacing and engaging with a broad range of clients including international clients
  • Must have a valid passport and be willing and able to travel up to 30% of the time
  • Knowledge of Software Development Cycle and UML
  • Languages: English AND Spanish

Additional requirements:

  • BA qualification and experience.
  • Governance, Risk and Compliance subject matter knowledge

Personal attributes:

  • Excellent communicator
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Documentation skills and ability
  • Driven and a self-starter
  • Quick learner and fast paced
  • Service orientated and quality conscious
  • Analytical
  • Strong finisher
  • Assertive
  • Flexible with an ability to multi-task
  • Works well under pressure