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62 Frood Road

Project Specialist #1703

Job Posting Number: 1703

1-year contract – Full Time

Possibility of the contract being extended or permanency


Compass is a non-profit agency. At Compass, we are a culture of caring, learning and purpose. We believe in investing in our people and providing our employees with many opportunities for growth, development and learning. Our purpose is to create paths for our young people to reach their full potential.


  • Act as Project Lead and/or Coordinator for major projects including the development and management of project documents, conducting engagement, project planning and project team meetings
  • Manage project staff and budget when applicable
  • Collaborate with subject matter experts to execute projects
  • Prepare communications and provide recommendations to leadership and project steering committees
  • Utilize key metrics to evaluate and synthesize information for presentations and reports for various stakeholders
  • Liaise with project funders when applicable
  • Promote a project-oriented culture at Compass by mentoring and coaching project teams and leadership
  • Work collaboratively with internal and external partners and vendors to execute projects
  • Ensure stakeholder needs are met through appropriate communication and engagement


  • Degree in Business, Health Administration or related field
  • Project Management certification, training or 3-5 years of relevant experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Experience in mental health, health or social service environment is considered an asset
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Oral and written proficiency in the English and French languages is considered an asset
  • Satisfactory Police Vulnerable Sector Check required

Application Process

We offer competitive salaries and pension packages. We request that all applicants submit their cover letter and résumé quoting job posting number 1703 not later than May 20, 2022 clearly indicating how you meet the qualifications and addressed to

Human Resources


62 Frood Road, Suite 100

Sudbury ON P3C 4Z3

Compass is committed to creating a respectful, inclusive and barrier-free workplace that allows all of our people to reach their full potential. We believe that equity, inclusion and diversity is key to organizational success. We welcome all qualified candidates to apply and hope you will choose Compass as your employer of choice.

Accommodations are available to support applicants in all aspects of the hiring process. If selected for an interview and you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs. 

We wish to thank all applicants; however only applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted.

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