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ROLE:  Project Manager

 

WHY THIS OPPORTUNITY:

 

The Percy Group is a business consulting and investment company that helps executives and business owners of mid to large companies achieve more performance, profit and purpose, through leadership coaching and select investment. Our difference is our real-life and proven experience of creating significant value, and then applying that experience to your company.

 

The Percy Group is expanding and we are currently seeking a Project Manager to help build the foundation of this expansion in three key areas: digital marketing project development, management of the company business systems, and customer / sales support.

 

The person we are seeking is different than most. They are hungry to learn and motivated to make a big impact, while maintaining an exceptionally positive attitude. Driven and results oriented, they want to get projects completed quickly, but also well, while trying and learning along the way. Not afraid of the occasional set-back, they see an obstacle as nothing more than a chance to learn something new.

 

In the future, you want to excel in business as a leader. Today, however, you know you need to make your attitude and work ethic work for you, while building the skills and network for your future success.

 

WHAT YOU WOULD DO:

  • Lead and manage the implementation critical digital marketing projects, such as a CRM system and websites.
  • Lead the conversion of the company’s proprietary business system into workshops, books and customer experiences.
  • Lead the promotion of a current book and the development, completion and launch of a new book project.
  • Coordinate the planning and production of all marketing materials and collateral.
  • Manage the day to day business systems of the company, including: scheduling, promotion, task execution and financial systems.
  • Support the capital investment into promising business ventures through research, analysis, and investment support.
  • Manage all weekly promotional activities including: Blog and Vlog production and distribution, social media, newsletter production and distribution, media enquiries.
  • Manage all administrative tasks including: word processing, research, document/report preparation, scheduling, speech preparation and presentation preparation, as required.
  • Assist with sales activities including: preparing support materials, calling potential clients, managing letter writing and distribution campaigns, and follow up phone calls.
  • Basic bookkeeping including: invoice preparation, expense tracking and monthly reporting.
  • Supporting the principal in customer service offers such as workshop, strategy planning sessions, coaching sessions and impact projects.

 

YOU HAVE THESE SKILLS, APTITUDES AND EDUCATION:

  • A willingness and deep desire to be imbedded in an environment of learning, business, relationships and continuous improvement.
  • A positive, outgoing and can-do attitude.
  • Good project management and organizational skills.
  • Creative problem solving.
  • Great work ethic.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Very strong communications skills.
  • Discrete and confidential.
  • Service oriented.
  • Desire to learn and advance in business.
  • University or college degree (or equivalent) with 5 years of relevant work experience.
  • Marketing experience is a plus, but not required.

HOURS YOU WOULD WORK AND COMPENSATION WE OFFER:

  • Full-time.
  • Part-time will be considered, but not less than 3 days per week.
  • Monday – Friday from 8:30 – 4:30 pm (hours are somewhat flexible).
  • Combination of base salary and performance bonus.

 

WHERE YOU WOULD WORK (MOSTLY):

 

Conveniently located in a professional and well equipped office complex at The Airport Square building (1200 West 73rd Avenue, Vancouver).  Bus access from Granville Street, Oak Street, Marine Drive, the Marpole Loop and the Cambie Street Skytrain.  Free parking is available on nearby streets. Office complex includes kitchen, board rooms, fitness room and access to nearby shops and amenities.

 

 

HOW TO GET MORE INFORMATION:

 

Please send us and email to epercy@percygroup.ca (including resume) stating you interest and qualifications for the role, and contact information. Video resumes are welcome.

 

Candidates must be able to provide 3 recent character references.  Previous work experience and education will be verified.  Candidates may be subject to a background or criminal record checks, and will be asked to complete an interpersonal style assessment to determine fit and suitability for the role.

 

Thank you very much for your interest.

 

For more information about The Percy Group, http://www.percygroup.ca.

 

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