• Full Time
  • Hamilton
  • April 24, 2019

Website City of Hamilton

Senior Project Manager, Business Services

Hamilton, ON


This exciting career opportunity with the City of Hamilton calls for the skills and expertise of a business professional whose background encompasses municipal finance, inventory management and traffic operations. If you’re such a leader, read on.


Reporting to the Manager of Business Initiatives, you’ll be accountable for establishing and achieving departmental goals and objectives through the effective and efficient use of financial and staff resources. This will include providing strategic leadership to staff within a large, multi-functional work group engaged in the delivery of services to the public, internal clients and external customers. As Senior Project Manager of Business Services, you’ll leverage your experience in business practices as you recommend policy and improvement strategies in the delivery of services to meet mandated goals and objectives.


Your qualifications as Senior Project Manager of Business Services include:


Proven experience and knowledge in municipal finance, and inventory management, normally acquired by obtaining a college diploma in Accounting/Municipal Finance with accreditation as a CPA (CGA or CMA) with related progressive management experience, or an equivalent combination of education and relevant work experience.
Experience in, and knowledge of, Municipal Finance, Hansen and PeopleSoft financial systems, inventory management processes and systems, and traffic operations parts, materials and services procurement.
Extensive professional-level experience in business and strategic planning, financial analysis, and management practices in a public or private organization.
Proven knowledge of finance, accounting, budgeting, and cost control principles, including Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.
Certification as a Certified Municipal Manager (CMM), an asset.
Proven experience in managing large contracts and projects (together with capital projects), including reviewing, approving and implementing work plans and project budgets.
Extensive supervisory experience, preferably in a predominantly unionized environment.
This permanent, full-time position offers a wage range of $47.537 to $55.597 per hour (based on a 35-hour work week schedule).


Hamilton. A city of progress.

At the City of Hamilton, our vision is “to be the best place to raise a child and age successfully.” With our rich history, culturally strong and diverse communities, blend of urban and rural attractions, and ideal location in the heart of the Golden Horseshoe, Hamilton is a vibrant community of neighbours. We are also a leading employer, with many opportunities to grow and excel. We invite you to share in our vision as part of the Transportation Operations & Maintenance Division in the Public Works Department.


For full details and to apply

If you are interested in working alongside a dedicated team that’s contributing to the well-being of Hamilton’s residents, please visit www.hamilton.ca/careers for details on this position as Senior Project Manager, Business Services, JOB ID #15187, and to apply online, by Wednesday, April 24, 2019.

The City is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes. If contacted for an employment opportunity, please advise Human Resources if you require accommodation.


The City of Hamilton values the diversity of our workforce and the knowledge of our people. We thank all who have applied; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

To apply for this job please visit www.hamilton.ca.

Senior Project Manager, Business Services