PROJECT MANAGER, WEBSITE UPGRADE

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Position description: 

The Wideman Education Foundation (WEF), launched in 2007, is an autonomous volunteer organization and registered charity, created to promote sound project management capabilities, especially among young people.  We advance education by providing workshops and educational competitions to students and practitioners on the theory and practice of project management principles and skills.

For more information about WEF, please visit http://www.widemaneducationfoundation.org

We are currently seeking a Project Manager to lead our website renewal project.

The Project Manager is expected to:  

  1. Detail the scope
  2. Manage skilled volunteer(s) in preparing site design
  3. Develop the WBS and schedule
  4. Develop the Budget
  5. Identify project phases, building on MVP
  6. Manage skilled volunteer(s) in implementing the site on a hosted platform (E.g. Wordpress)
  7. Identify Risks, communicate and plan risk responses 
  8. Escalate key decisions or variances to the board for approval at monthly board meetings (or as necessary via email)

If you are interested in an opportunity to deliver a new simple, refreshing, and clean website with clear calls to action that speak to our core audience, send your resume (CV) and cover letter to:

recruiting@widemaneducationfoundation.org

 

Deliverables/Duties: 
  • MVP website with most important information/calls-to-action
  • Phased delivery of remaining sections (or completed phased delivery plan)
  • Communicate and coordinate with the Board
  • Manage other volunteers in delivering a great web experience
Qualifications: 

Project management experience, website project experience is desirable but not necessary

Volunteer skills: 
Role is suitable for: 
Adult
How to apply: 
Send a cover letter and resume to recruiting@widemaneducationfoundation.org
Contact person: 
Michael Wortman
Volunteer Centre: 
Cause Tags: 
Education & Research
Mission:
Cause tags:
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Number of volunteers required:
1
Position start/end date:
2 Dec 2019
Time Committment:
6 Hours Per Month
Time of day:
Evening, Virtual
Work location:
Vancouver, BC