Consultant - Project Manager and Research

Organization NameJob CategoriesPosition TypeRegion and Location(s)Career LevelSalaryAd Online SinceApplication Deadline
Canadian Skills Training and Employment Coalition (CSTEC)
  • Consulting
  • Program / Project Management
  • Research
Contract - Part Time
  • Ontario - Metro Toronto Area - Toronto
Manager (Supervisor of Staff)N/A2019-02-112019-04-10

Canadian Skills Training and Employment Coalition
234 Eglinton Ave. East, Suite 800
Toronto, Ontario

February 11, 2019

Job Description: Consultant - Project Manager and Research

The Canadian Skills Training and Employment Coalition (CSTEC) is looking for a Consultant to work under contract providing Project Management and Research services.

The successful candidate will work closely with the Executive Director and other Project Managers and Coordinators to achieve the objectives and deliverables of current projects, seek new project opportunities, and complete grant applications. CSTEC is currently conducting two multi-year projects: an extensive examination of the automotive labour market; and another working with colleges and regional employers to increase apprenticeship training. Some travel will be involved.

Experience / Skills: Applicants should have a university degree in social science, business, industrial relations, or related fields, with some background in both NGO project management and social science research. A minimum of five years of relevant experience is required. Strong written and verbal communication skills are essential; applicants will be asked to provide examples of written material. Strong qualitative research skills are important, such as conducting literature reviews, environmental scans, interviews, focus groups and surveys. Candidates with practical experience completing grant applications and managing government funded projects, sensitivity to industrial relations issues, and preparing reports and communications materials will have an advantage. The ability to work effectively with Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel is important. Applicants with strict attention to detail and excellent organization skills are preferred. The successful applicant will be creative, curious and mature. Preference will be given to candidates with bilingual ability in English and French.

Start Date: Immediately

Hours: Depending on grant opportunities and current projects, could be part-time or full-time. There is some flexibility with respect to hours, but we need someone available at least half time.

Compensation: To be negotiated based on the experience of applicants and the terms of projects currently funded.

Employer: The Canadian Skills Training and Employment Coalition (CSTEC) is an enabler of innovative, multi-stakeholder solutions to training related challenges faced by employers and unions within the broader manufacturing sector. The organization focuses on a range of training and skills related issues including labour market analysis and information; apprenticeship and technical training; essential skills training, joint workplace training committees and career enhancement for young people and the unemployed.

For more information on CSTEC visit our web site at

Location: 234 Eglinton Ave., East, Suite 800, Toronto (Eglinton at Mt Pleasant)

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