Bladefence News

Junior Project / Marketing Manager to Toronto, ON

Written by Ville Karkkolainen

Bladefence started operations in Canada early 2016 and we are now looking for an extraordinary person to join the most dynamic and fun-to-work-with team in Wind Energy. To support our rapidly growing customer base, we are now looking for a full time Junior Project / Marketing Manager to join our team in Toronto, ON. Quality of the person will always supersede experience and lines in the CV.

Local GTA applicants only.

Junior Project / Marketing Manager – Job Description:
  • Successfully manage the implementation, planning and execution of a wide variety of network and business initiatives
  • Manage, organize and participate marketing events and industry trade across North America
  • Manage the implementation planning, execution and closure of services projects dealing with the introduction of new services and lifecycle changes of existing services
  • Identify obstacles/conflicts and evaluate, recommend and implement workable solutions
  • Escalate issues to the appropriate levels within the organization to mitigate risks and keep schedules on track
  • Provide management with concise and timely project/program reporting on implementation progress, issues and risks
  • Negotiate and communicate with vendors regarding equipment forecasting, ordering, deliveries, logistics and contracted services to meet overall project requirements and time frames
  • Establish project plans and schedules for organizational compliance
  • Schedule weekly project status review meetings with project stakeholders
  • Document, distribute, and update: Project specific meeting minutes (weekly or as required), Project specific financial status reporting and forecasting (monthly)
  • Document project completion

Project / Marketing Manager – Responsibilities:

  • Overseeing projects from conception to completion
  • Monitoring cost reports for budget
  • Coordinate and direct project teams
  • Review the work progress and schedules on daily basis
  • Pricing changes in scope of work and negotiating
  • Progress billings, supplier & sub-trade payables
  • Purchasing of materials / equipment
  • Manage manpower coordination
  • Written and verbal interaction with technicians, operators and customers
  • Ensure HSE jobsite requirements are met

Project / Marketing Manager – Mandatory Skills:

  • Team player, strong work ethic and sense of humor
  • Post-Secondary degree in Engineering or Marketing
  • Ability to develop, track and monitor the execution of large complex projects simultaneously in a fluid fast paced environment with varying priorities
  • Strategic thinker who can make decisions and plan, develop and implement innovative solutions
  • Possess strong negotiation, influencing, relationship management, communication and Business writing skills
  • Advanced skills in MS Office suite and proficient in the use of Project Management tools
  • Highly motivated individual with leadership, organizational, multitasking, troubleshooting and conflict resolution skills
  • Occasional travel required
  • Must be a GTA resident

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Ville Karkkolainen

Written by Ville Karkkolainen

Chief Business Development Officer, Bladefence Group